It was written by someone: > > >I'm not quite sure about the channel. I have the echoplex set to MIDI > >channel 1. I have the Akai on system exclusive channel 1. I know the > >difference between Sysex channel and MIDI channel... > > Maybe the EDP is accepting the dump on any channel, but sending on a > specific channel. I would have thought that if the EDP was set to channel > 1, then it would send sysex out channel 1 and that the Akai would receive > it OK. Maybe you can set the EDP sysex MIDI channel to a different >channel > than it's basic MIDI channel, I don't know I'm just guessing all this. > It is my understanding that SysEx data is not channelized - no conecpt of MIDI channels for SysEx as there is for note and controller data. So if Sample Dump data is a subset of SysEx then the EDP should accept a sample dump regardless of it's midi channel setting. Likewise, when it sends a Sample Dump it sould be received at the other other without regards to MIDI channel settings. If I'm wrong please correct me (but gently).