midiArranger User FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about midiArranger

  • How can I try this App? Where do I find the APK?
  • What are the minimum requirements for this App?
    • Android 4.0 (SDK 14)
    • Your device (tablet or phone) must support USB Host mode.
    • A micro USB OTG cable. If you have a full size USB port you don't need an OTG cable.
    • A USB MIDI class compliant Synthesizer.
  • What are the steps to get started with midiArranger?
    • Start midiArranger and then plug in your synthesizer to OTG cable.
    • A popup will show up informing you a Synthesizer was detected and ask if you want to connect to it. Click Yes.
    • Grant permission to use the USB when asked.
    • If you answer No then connection can be re-initiated by clicking CONNECT button.
    • Connection Successful message will be displayed and CONNECT button will change to CONNECTED.
    • Very Important!
      If midiArranger don't detect your Synthesizer when you plug it in then your device (tablet or phone) might not support USB Host mode or cables are faulty.
      Please check your device specifications if USB Host is supported.
      An easy way to check USB Host is to connect a computer mouse to your OTG and see if it works.
  • Can I import Styles from other formats?
    • Yes, after you login on this website, go to My Account -> Yamaha STY import. Upload a Yamaha STY Format 1 and save it in your library. Use Sync button on your devices to bring the Style to your tablet.
    • Yamaha Style in Format 2 can be converted to Format 1 using Style Format 2 Converter.
  • Does this App have midi over WiFi capabilities?
    • No, it can only connect through USB midi.
  • Can the tablet or phone be simultaneously charged through the same OTG cable?
    • No, Android devices does not support that.