Setup MPTK V2 – Add Midi files

Midi file is a well-known format for playing music. It’s very easy to find a lot of varied music often for free on the web.

Try here to find and download interesting Midi files:

  • http://www.midiworld.com Midi World is a huge free Midi site with varied genre : classic, pop, rock, rap, dance, punk, blues, country, movie themes, tv themes, Christmas carols, video game themes, disney themes, national anthems, jazz , hip-hop.
  • https://freemidi.org Free Midi is also huge free midi site with varied genre : Rock, Pop, Rap, Hip-Hop, R&B, Soul, Classical, Country Folk, Jazz, Blues, Dance / Electric, Folk, Punk, New age.
  • https://www.vgmusic.com Huge library of Midi video game. Started in 1996, thousands Midi files are available.
  • http://www.midishrine.com Another site specialized in Midi video games but seems not responding now

Add Midi files to MPTK is easy ! Go to the menu Tools /  MPTK – Midi File Setup

This popup windows is displayed :

  • Click on button “Add Midi File” to add a Midi File (filename of type .mid) from your computer to Midi Player Tool Kit.
  • “Analyze”: (optional) read the Midi file and displays information in the right panel : tempo, patch, copyright, …
  • “Remove”: delete the Midi File from the list

Tips :

  • You can also directly imports a group of midi files in your project :
    • From the file explorer of your computer,
    • Copy Midi files into folders MidiPlayer/Assets/MidiPlayer/Resources/MidiDB.
    • Next, display the popup Midi windows. Automatically new Midid are added to MPTK.
  • Demo video here
  • Don’t forget to ask authorization for copyrighted resources!