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r1kirby

r1kirby
Total Posts: 29
Joined: March 11, 2015

LCD Replacement Screen

Here news for the KN7000 owners. After much research it found numerous replacement screens for the KN7000. Google this part number, “Sharp LM8M64” you will find many sources for this part. I ordered mine and received it within a few days. It’s takes about…

Posted on July 24, 2021 at 3:39 PM

r1kirby

r1kirby
Total Posts: 29
Joined: March 11, 2015

LCD Screen Technics KN7000

After much research I thought I’d share this information. The LCD screen in the Technics KN7000 is made by Sharp and is available from many different sources. Google the part number, Sharp LM8M64. Theses screens are readily available.

Posted on July 2, 2021 at 2:47 AM

r1kirby

r1kirby
Total Posts: 29
Joined: March 11, 2015

Wanted

Looking for an LCD screen for a technics kn 7000.

Posted on July 1, 2021 at 11:33 PM

r1kirby

r1kirby
Total Posts: 29
Joined: March 11, 2015

Wanted

Looking for an LCD screen for a Technics KN7000.

Posted on July 1, 2021 at 11:31 PM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: KN7000 and SX PR900

If you find out please let me know. I've never been able to get near the Hammond sound.
Roger M
www.technicskn7000styles.com

Posted on June 16, 2021 at 5:11 PM

cheryl

cheryl
Total Posts: 15
Joined: November 14, 2014

KN7000 and SX PR900

Would like to know the settings on the drawbar in order to sound like a Hammond B3. Have a very blessed day!

Posted on June 2, 2021 at 2:39 AM

rudi99

rudi99
Total Posts: 3
Joined: March 20, 2021

VIP ACCESS

Hello, i have upgratet my account to VIP Membership yearly but i cant access the VIP stutt in the legacy Downloads. What can i do?

Greetings from Heidelberg Germany

Posted on May 5, 2021 at 4:36 PM

nagyi

nagyi
Total Posts: 1
Joined: May 31, 2018

Re: Technics kn6000 error problem

Hi

When I turn on my keyboard , no lights are on ,screen shows error message "error in cpu data transmission" . Keyboard piano will play, but no rhythm , no instruments , no anything. Other people have had the same problem as I have searched , but no a…

Posted on April 15, 2021 at 10:31 AM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: software for technicskn7000

First do a factory reset, hold the first 3 buttons down on the bottom row of the Rhythm section and power up the keyboard,the display will show "All Initial Setting" this may cure the problem,if not you will need to use the "Initial Data Disc " which came…

Posted on April 8, 2021 at 3:28 PM

Arczi

Arczi
Total Posts: 1
Joined: January 13, 2016

software for technicskn7000

hi i have problem because my technics doesn't.t start. i bought used and somebody in the forum told me :you need 4 disk for update technics.I need software upgrade for disk for kn7000 kn7 -16a kn7 16b .I can't founded any pages with that software.please h…

Posted on March 20, 2021 at 2:30 PM

retrofan01

retrofan01
Total Posts: 1
Joined: February 6, 2021

Exploring the KN2000 PDF book download

Hi everyone,

I recently purchased a KN2000 which came with a copy of the book 'Exploring the KN2000' by Lutz Deterra. I've scanned this into a PDF document which can be downloaded from the link below - enjoy!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1CI69NT3…

Posted on February 7, 2021 at 3:17 PM

M3Nuno

M3Nuno
Total Posts: 1
Joined: January 18, 2021

Kn6000 crackling sound issue

Hi guys im having an issue with my 6000 and i cant find any Help on the threads...

Wen i Turn my keyboard on the sound on the right speaker crackles and pops for a few minutes like some old tv warming up before ir stops ..i tested the headphone output …

Posted on January 31, 2021 at 6:34 PM

theessex01

theessex01
Total Posts: 1
Joined: August 26, 2020

PR902 Faulty AMP

Howdy folks! Recently I have got my hands on a PR902.... with a slight issue. The first day I got it I plugged it in and first off the pedal box is getting restored (water damage) then the screen doesn't work (working on replacing 2 resistors [Q1 and Q2])…

Posted on August 27, 2020 at 12:41 AM

mriske

mriske
Total Posts: 3
Joined: August 28, 2016

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

Hi Mike

I am using the KN6000 and in the sound explorer you will find all the info about voices in midi.
Using a DAW is the simplest way to send the info to your KN.
If you are looking for voices just look for a brand name en search for .i…

Posted on July 30, 2020 at 9:16 PM

mike0liver

mike0liver
Total Posts: 36
Joined: December 14, 2016

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

I have now been shown the way to access the various voices on my KN6500 via STEEM and the good old sequencer "Breakthru". I made contact with a fellow Breakthru user on the Cakewalk forum and he got me completely sorted out - spending a lot of his time do…

Posted on July 30, 2020 at 2:28 PM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

These are the three pages in the reference guide for the KN7000 - hopefully very similar to your model and helpful...

Posted on July 11, 2020 at 4:49 PM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

This is the reference guide that I've found - see picture attached - there are several pages on the subject of midi connections. If you think they would be helpful I can scan those pages and forward them to you.
Rog

Posted on July 11, 2020 at 1:51 PM

mike0liver

mike0liver
Total Posts: 36
Joined: December 14, 2016

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

Hi Roger:

Not sure what you mean by the "Reference Guide" - I have the User Manual for my KN6500 and the section on Midi left me little the wiser on how to set it up. However, if the document you have is not the User Manual under a different title, it …

Posted on July 11, 2020 at 10:29 AM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

Hi Mike - whilst huntong for something else I came across the Reference Guide for my model the KN7000 with three pages devoted to all matters midi - do you reckon that would be any help?
Roger M

Posted on July 10, 2020 at 5:48 PM

mike0liver

mike0liver
Total Posts: 36
Joined: December 14, 2016

KN6500 and Midi

I am seeking a kind soul who will hold my hand while I make sure my keyboard is properly set up to use Midi. I think I've got it right but there are a couple of things making me doubt myself. Any help gratefully received.

Posted on July 10, 2020 at 3:24 PM

mike0liver

mike0liver
Total Posts: 36
Joined: December 14, 2016

Re: Accessing Voices via Midi

I found the list for General Midi here: https://soundprogramming.net/file-formats/general-midi-instrument-list/ and there is a link on the page to GM2. Just thought others might find it useful.

Posted on July 10, 2020 at 3:16 PM

mike0liver

mike0liver
Total Posts: 36
Joined: December 14, 2016

Accessing Voices via Midi

I want to run my KN6500 through an external midi sequencer. This means I have to send program changes to tell the keyboard what voices to access for a particular part of the performance. Is there a list of the individual voices and the program number that…

Posted on July 6, 2020 at 2:23 PM

mike0liver

mike0liver
Total Posts: 36
Joined: December 14, 2016

Old Midi Sequencers

Elsewhere on this forum, I started a thread about Breakthru' sequencer run with a Technics KN600 on an Atari ST computer. My Atari setup was no longer usable and I had lost access to a load of songs I'd produced in Breakthru'. Eventually, Roger Mepsted su…

Posted on July 4, 2020 at 11:34 AM

yatawal

yatawal
Total Posts: 13
Joined: August 20, 2014

Re: Connection with DAW software

There are other ways of connecting a KN to play MIDI, which came to my mind.

I have a Bluetooth MIDI in/out plug and if your Windows 10 is bluetooth enabled it will play directly from the PC.
This method also happily connects iPad/iPhone music apps t…

Posted on July 2, 2020 at 9:03 PM

yatawal

yatawal
Total Posts: 13
Joined: August 20, 2014

Re: Connection with DAW software

I’m not familiar with the 750 model but generally you would copy the .MID to a diskette and load it on the keyboard. In my model when you press DISK and select LOAD there is a choice of TECHNICS or SMF. When you select SMF all the .MID files that was co…

Posted on July 2, 2020 at 2:14 PM

petrsvehlik

petrsvehlik
Total Posts: 1
Joined: June 13, 2020

Connection with DAW software

I badly need an advice. I have KN750 and I need in order the keyboard plays midi files ( mid) from some software PC or MAC. But I do not know how to do it.
I searchd some driver for Windows 10 and found but it did not work. Could anybody help me. Thank y…

Posted on June 13, 2020 at 11:07 AM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: Trying to Buy Replacement Key for KN2000: key "B"

You don't say where you are trying to buy it from because this web site does not sell keys.

Posted on May 17, 2020 at 8:22 PM

emmasimmons

emmasimmons
Total Posts: 1
Joined: May 6, 2020

Trying to Buy Replacement Key for KN2000: key "B"

Hi! I am trying to buy a replacement key for B, because mine broke. However, when I try to purchase it it won't let me because when I put in the shipping address it won't let me select my state.

What can I do? Thanks.

Posted on May 6, 2020 at 4:10 AM

eriksipkes

eriksipkes
Total Posts: 2
Joined: December 17, 2015

Headphones on GA3 very low volume

I do have a SXGA3 and this Organ performs very well, I do not have any troubles with the hole organ.
Sound over the speaker are powerful and more then enough, but when I plugged in my headphones the volume is very low, I have to set the volume and swell …

Posted on May 1, 2020 at 8:43 PM

RMepstead

RMepstead
Total Posts: 193
Joined: May 28, 2014

Re: Unwanted rectangular box in display

It might only be necessary to reload your KN5000 operating system. Have a word with this chap who might be able to provide you with an o/s to downlaod to a floppy disk and reload: http://www.mikebarden.com/technics-electronic-digital-kn-pr-px-piano-keyboa…

Posted on April 29, 2020 at 9:39 PM

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