Visual Note
Visual Note Installation on MacOS
  • Download the MacOs package through the software page.
  • Install the package Visualnote.pkg that you’ll find in the download tray .
  • (GO TO STEP 13 IF YOU ALREADY HAVE A MIDI SYNTH CONFIGURED ON YOUR MAC)
  • Download the MIDI synthetizer and the soundfont file.
  • Open the Qsynth-0.3.6-univ.dmg file from the download tray.
  • Drag and drop the Qsynth application to your applications folder.
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  • Move the FluidR3_GM.sf2 file from your downloads folder to your documents folder.
  • Open the Qsynth application and click on the setup button.
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  • In the “MIDI” tab select “coremidi” as the MIDI Driver.
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  • In the “Audio” tab select “coreaudio” as the Audio Driver and “default” as the Audio Device. Increase the Buffer Size to 256.
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  • In the “Soundfonts” tab click the “Open” button.
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    Browse to your documents folder and select the FluidR3_GM.sf2 file then click open.
  • In the setup window click “Ok”. Then click “Yes”.
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  • The synthetizer will now restart. Check that the gain level isn’t “0”. If yes, increase it to an appropriate level.
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  • Open the VisualNote app. Log-in.
  • When you’ll prompted to the software main page, click on the “user icon” then click “settings”.
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  • In the settings page click on “MIDI port” than select “FluidSynth virtual port”, than click “Close” .
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  • Quit the VisualNote app than re-open it.
  • You’re ready to use VisualNote.
  • REMEMBER to open the Qsynth app every time you want to use the VisualNote software
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