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The Akai Professional EWI5000 combines innovative instrument design, wireless connectivity, and a sound library by SONiVOX to create the most expressive and versatile wind instrument available to today's musicians. The game-changing instrument combines the functionality of a wind synthesizer with the capabilities of a full featured MIDI wind controller. This article walks through the means of updating the firmware for the EWI 5000 using the preset editor.
Download and install the editor form these links.
Firmware is available from the Documents & Downloads section of the EWI 5000 product page:
Please note the location to which the firmware is saved.
Unplug and replug your EWI 5000. Check the new firmware version in the bottom right of the editor screen. Be sure you are in Controller mode to check the version.
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