AMX AXC-MIDI MIDI INTERFACE CARD (MUSICAL INSTRUMENT DIGITAL INTERFACE) User Manual

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AXC-MIDI

MIDI Interface Card

Axcess Control Cards

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 

Product Information .................................................................................................

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Specifications ....................................................................................................................

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Connections ......................................................................................................................

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Programming ............................................................................................................

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Send_Commands..............................................................................................................

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Product Information

Product Information

The AXC-MIDIMIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) Interface Card provides control to the following devices for integration with other studio devices such as lights, volume, andnon-MIDIdevices:

• Music keyboards

• Mixers

• Electronic instruments

• Equalizers

• Routing switchers

• Recording/reproducing decks

• Computers

• Control systems

Specifications

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specifications

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Power Requirement

20 mA @ 12 VDC

 

 

 

 

 

 

Signal Capability

In, Out, and Thru

 

 

 

 

 

LEDs

CR1: data is being transmitted

 

 

CR2: data is being received and passed Thru

 

 

 

 

 

Connections

FIG. 1 shows the connections for theAXC-MIDI.

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4

5

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10

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15

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IN +

To DIN pin 4

IN -

To DIN pin 5

OUT + To DIN pin 4 OUT - To DIN pin 5 Thru + To DIN pin 4 Thru - To DIN pin 5

FIG. 1 Connections

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Programming

Programming

The AXC-MIDIuses the Axcess programming language. For more information, refer to theAxcess

Language instruction manual.

Send_Commands

The following table lists the Send_Command functions for the AXC-MIDI.

Send_Commands

RXON

Enables card to send incoming characters to the Master Card; this command is

 

automatically sent to the Master Card when a buffer is created for the corre-

 

sponding device.

 

 

RXOFF

Disables the card’s ability to send incoming characters to the Master Card;

 

when the card is given power, it will initially perform this command automati-

 

cally.

 

 

RXCLR

Any characters waiting in a buffer to be sent to the Master Card will be erased.

 

 

TXCLR

Any characters waiting in a buffer to be sent to a card will be erased and trans-

 

mission to the buffer will stop.

 

 

OUT=IN

Card will automatically transmit any characters Out received from In.

 

 

OUT<>IN

Card will not automatically transmit Out any characters from In (default).

 

 

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