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Last seen: 5 years 5 months ago
Joined: 04/14/2013 - 08:05
MiniNova USB not working.

Hi all first post,

When I connect my MiniNova to my Mac (running OS X 10.8) the USB light on the synth doesn't light up. I am unable to update firmware or run through the editor or library or anything.

Please help

Ted 3000
Last seen: 4 years 6 months ago
Joined: 03/26/2013 - 13:27

I'm sure you've doublechecked the USB port and cable with another device? Can you connect via USB and power the MiniNova through the USB setting on the power switch?

You should contect support and they can troubleshoot with you.

Last seen: 2 years 9 months ago
Joined: 03/26/2013 - 13:22

As Ted said, make sure you are moving the power switch in the correct direction, in the center is off, and then you have USB powered one side, and Mains powered the other.

If it's not powering and you're going through USB then i would imagine that you're not getting enough power through the cable to power your mNova, plug it directly into a port on your mac, and not via the keyboard usb ports etc. to rule this out.