Yamaha Expansion Manager V2.8.1 for Mac macOS 11.6 - 10.13

Yamaha Expansion Manager is a free PC/Mac desktop application that enables users to install and manage Expansion Packs as well as transfer to specified Yamaha Digital Keyboards.

In case that you create your own original Voices on Yamaha Expansion Manager, we recommend you to set the sampling frequency to 44.1 kHz on your Mac.

*We are in the process of verifying compatibility with macOS Monterey (12).
We recommend that you refrain from updating to macOS Monterey until compatibility has been confirmed.

  1. Double-click YamahaExpansionManagerInstaller.pkg, which can be found in the folder where you unzip the downloaded file.
  2. Follow the instructions displayed to install Yamaha Expansion Manager.

After installing the Yamaha Expansion Manager, double-click* Expansion Manager from the Yamaha folder in Applications.

[*Note]
Before double-clicking Expansion Manager, please make sure you are connecting your Mac to the Internet.

V2.8.0 to V2.8.1

  • Fixed a problem in which the Super Articulation Voice could not be selected.
  • Solved some other minor problems.
* Do not use content to be released from now with previous versions (V2.7.0 or earlier).

V2.7.0 to V2.8.0

  • Now supports the PSR-A5000.
  • Expanded Drum Keys to 128 for keyboards that support 128-note Drum kits.
  • Now supports upgraded Mono/Portamento for the keyboards that support those functions.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

* Do not use content to be released from now with previous versions (V.2.7.0 or earlier).

V2.6.0 to V2.7.0

  • Now supports the PSR-SX600.
  • Incremental installation of Expansion Packs using a USB flash drive called as "Quick Installation" is now available on the PSR-SX900, the PSR-SX700 and the PSR-SX600 with the latest firmware.
  • Now supports notarization for macOS 10.15 Catalina.
  • Yamaha Expansion Manager no longer supports Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, macOS 10.12 Sierra.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.5.3 to V2.6.0

  • Now supports the Genos V2.00.
  • Incremental installation of Expansion Packs using a USB flash drive called as "Quick Installation" is now available on compatible instruments.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.5.2 to V2.5.3

  • Now supports the PSR-SX900 and PSR-SX700.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.5.1 to V2.5.2

  • For Genos, data capacity limit of Pack Installation File has been extended.
  • Yamaha Expansion Manager no longer supports Mac OS 10.10.
  • Supported macOS High Sierra.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.5.0 to V2.5.1

  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.5.0 to V2.5.1

  • Content names which include special characters (umlaut, etc.) are now shown properly when the pack data is installed on Genos.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.4.1 to V2.5.0

  • Now supports Genos.
  • The Voice data format has been changed. 
  • During creating/editing of a Genos Custom Normal Voice, there is a case in which you may not be able to audition the pitch change of User Wave correctly. (This only happens during creating/editing, and the pitch change will be reflected correctly when the created Voice data is installed to the instrument.)
  • Solved some other minor problems.
  • Yamaha Expansion Manager no longer supports Mac OS X 10.9.

V2.4.0 to V2.4.1

  • [PSR-S670/S770/S970/A3000] You can now import protected packs from Yamaha MusicSoft.
  • Yamaha Expansion Manager no longer supports Mac OS X 10.8.
  • Supported Mac OS X 10.12, macOS Sierra.
  • Solved some other minor problems.

V2.3.2 to V2.4.0

  • You can now import REX files (.rex, .rx2, .rcy). Voices containing imported slices are generated, as well as Style and the Multipad data using the generated Voices.
  • You can now protect your pack data when you export the pack, using a Instrument Info file as a key. Contents of the protected pack can be installed only to the instrument which has generated the "key" Instrument Info file.
  • Yamaha Expansion Manager no longer supports Mac OS X 10.7.x (64-bit).
  • Other minor problems have been corrected.

V2.3.1 to V2.3.2

  • Supported  Mac OS X 10.10.x (64-bit).
  • Improved some function for developer.
  • Other minor problems have been corrected.

V2.3.0 to V2.3.1

  • Improved the usability of the Wave Mapping area for Normal Voices.
  • Increased the compatibility between models concerning the behavior of Portamento for Normal Voices.
  • Some function for developer added.
  • Other minor problems have been corrected.

V2.2.0 to V2.3.0

  • You can now change LSB values in the Pack.
  • You can now select the icon of the content which is displayed on the instrument.
  • You can now directly enter values by right-clicking on a graph when editing Voices.
  • The Element name is now displayed when editing Custom Voices.
  • You can now import SoundFont files (.sf2) as Contents.
  • You can now export selected content as a Pack Project File (.ppf).
  • Now supports PSR-S970/S770/S670.
  • Other minor problems have been corrected.

* Do not use content to be released from now with previous versions (V.2.2.0 or earlier).

V2.1.1 to V2.2.0

  • You can now edit preset Voices of the Tyros5. (Use firmware V1.10 or later of Tyros5)
    To edit Tyros4 Custom Voice, please re-import UVI files on the latest Yamaha Expansion Manager.
  • You can now import Tyros4 Custom Voice (.uvd/.uvn) using Import Content.
  • You can now import SoundFont files (.sf2). However, some may fail to be imported or, even if imported, may not sound properly.
  • Within the Drum Voice creating function, settings have been fixed so that you can create continuous (non-decaying) sounds.
  • Other minor problems have been corrected.
- Pack data (.ppf/.cpf) exported from V2.5.0/V2.6.0 is not properly restored when it is imported to V2.4.1 or older.

OS: macOS 10.13.x / macOS 10.14.x / macOS 10.15 x / masOS 11.6.x
* Correct operation cannot be guaranteed with Windows® installed on a Macintosh® computer using the Boot Camp utility.

CPU: Intel® Core 2 Duo or better

RAM: 1 GB or more

Hard Disk: At least 500 MB of free space (Additional space is required for storing Pack data.)

Display: Resolution of 1,280 x 800 or better, full color (32-bit)

注意

使用此軟體前,請仔細閱讀軟體授權協議(「協議」)。您僅可依據此協議的條款和條件使用此軟體。此為您(個人或法律實體)和 YAMAHA CORPORATION(「YAMAHA」)間簽署的協議。 

下載或安裝此軟體或以其他方式供您使用,您同意接受此授權條款的約束。如果您不同意此條款,請勿下載、安裝、複製或以其他方式使用此軟體。如果您下載或安裝軟體但不同意條款,請立即刪除軟體。

授權授予和版權

Yamaha 特此授予您依據隨附條款和條件,在您擁有或管理的電腦、樂器或設備上使用程式和隨附此協議並構成軟體一部分的資料檔案,以及未來可能提供您進行軟體升級的任何程式和檔案(統稱「軟體」)的權利。雖然儲存軟體的所有權為您所有,但該軟體本身屬於 Yamaha 和/或 Yamaha 的授權方所有,並受相關版權法和所有適用法規的保護。

限制

  • 您不得 從事反向工程、反彙編、反編譯或以任何方式取得軟體任何形式的程式碼。
  • 您不得 重製、修改、變更、租賃、出租或散布完整或部分軟體,以製作軟體的衍生品。
  • 您不得 以電子方式,從一台電腦傳輸軟體至另一台電腦,或在網路上與其他電腦共用軟體。
  • 您不得 使用軟體,散布非法資料或違反公共政策的資料。
  • 在未取得 Yamaha Corporation 的同意時,您不得依據軟體的使用,啟動服務。

透過軟體方式取得的版權保護資料,包含但不限於樂曲 MIDI 資料,有您必須遵守的以下限制條款。

  • 在未取得版權所有人的同意時,不得將透過軟體方式接收的資料作為商業用途使用。
  • 在未取得版權所有人的同意時,不得複製、傳輸或散布或為公開聽眾播放或表演透過軟體方式接收的資料。
  • 在未取得版權所有人的同意時,不得移除透過軟體方式接收資料的加密,且不得修改電子浮水印。

終止

如果違反版權法或此協議條款,協議將自動立即終止,Yamaha 恕不通知。如果以此方式終止,您必須立即銷毀授權的軟體、隨附的書面文件和所有副本。

下載的軟體

如果您認為下載流程有問題,可聯絡 Yamaha,Yamaha 可允許您重新下載該軟體,前提是您需先銷毀透過先前下載嘗試取得的軟體的任何副本或部分副本。重新下載的許可不得以任何方式限制以下第 5 節所述保固聲明。

軟體保固聲明

您明示已同意自負使用軟體的風險。軟體和相關文件以「原狀」提供,且無任何保固。儘管本協議另行規定,YAMAHA 明示放棄軟體的所有明示和暗示保固,包括但不限於對適銷性、特定用途的適用性和不侵犯第三方權利的暗示保固。特別是,但不限制上述規定,YAMAHA 不保證軟體滿足您的要求、軟體的操作不會中斷或沒有錯誤或軟體的缺失得以修正。

責任限制

YAMAHA 的全部義務是根據以下條款允許使用本軟體。在任何情況下,對您或任何其他人遭受的任何損害,包括但不限於任何直接、間接、偶然或間接損害、費用、利潤損失、資料遺失或其他因使用而造成的損害、誤用或無法使用該軟體,即使 YAMAHA 或授權經銷商已被告知此類損害的可能性,YAMAHA 概不負責。在任何情況下,Yamaha 對您的所有損害、損失和訴訟原因(無論是合約、侵權或其他方式)的全部責任均不超過為該軟體支付的金額。

第三方軟體

此軟體隨附第三方軟體和資料(「第三方軟體」)。如果軟體隨附的書面材料或電子資料中,Yamaha 將任何軟體和資料標示為第三方軟體,則您確認並同意您必須遵守第三方軟體隨附的任何協議條款以及提供第三方軟體的一方,對與第三方軟體相關或由第三方軟體衍生的任何保證或責任負責。因第三方軟體或使用,Yamaha 概不以任何方式負責。

  • Yamaha 不提供第三方軟體的明示保固。此外,對於第三方軟體,YAMAHA 明示放棄所有暗示保固,包括但不限於對適銷性和特定用途的適用性的暗示保固。
  • Yamaha 不應提供您第三方軟體的相關服務或維護。
  • 對您或任何其他人的任何損害,包括但不限於因使用、誤用或無法使用第三方軟體而導致的任何直接、間接、偶然或後果性損害、費用、利潤損失、資料遺失或其他損害,對您或任何其他人,Yamaha 概不負責。

美國政府限制權利通知:

該軟體是「商業項目」,該術語的定義可見 48 C.F.R. 2.101(1995 年 10 月),由「商業電腦軟體」和「商業電腦軟體文件」組成,這些術語在 48 C.F.R. 12.212 使用(1995 年 9 月)。與 48 C.F.R.一致的 12.212 和 48 C.F.R. 227.7202-1 至 227.72024(1995 年 6 月),所有美國政府最終使用者均應僅以此處規定的權利取得本軟體。

總則

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完整協議

本協議構成雙方間有關軟體使用和任何隨附書面材料的完整協議,並取代所有先前或同時就本協議達成的書面或口頭理解或協議。除非經 Yamaha 的完全授權代表書面簽字,否則本協議的任何修訂或修正均不具有約束力。