Thank you for purchasing the Korg TRITON taktile USB
In order to take full advantage of your new instrument,
please read this instruction manual carefully and use the
product as directed. You should also keep the instruction
manual for future reference.
(PS-1 pedal switch, DS-1H
damper pedal, etc.)
(EXP-2 foot controller, XVP-10
expression pedal, etc.)
TIP When you connect the unit to your Windows computer for
the first time, the driver included in the OS will be installed
When the unit is turned on, the polarity of a pedal switch
(separately sold) is detected automatically. If you're using
the pedal switch, it should be connected before the power
is turned on. At power-on, you should not touch the pedal
The standard USB-MIDI driver included in the Windows OS
will not allow The TRITON taktile to be used by two or more
applications simultaneously. To allow The TRITON tak-
tile25/49 to be used by two or more applications simultane-
ously, you need to install the KORG USB-MIDI driver.
Please download the KORG USB-MIDI driver from the Korg
website, and install it following the instructions in the sup-
If you connect The TRITON taktile via a USB hub, it may not
turn due to insufficient power. In that case, you should di-
rectly connect The TRITON taktile to the USB connector on
Use only the included USB cable.
TIP For additional details about that functions and parameters
of this unit, please refer to The TRITON taktile Parameter
Guide. You can download The TRITON taktile Parameter
Guide from the Korg website.
Connect the AC Adapter
This unit uses a commercial AC adapter conforming to
USB standards (DC5V 550 mA or higher), making it pos-
sible to use it as a standalone unit, without using a com-
When using the controllers on this unit, a MIDI message is
output from the MIDI OUT jack.
Be sure to use an AC adapter that conforms to USB2.0
standards. However, there may be cases where, depending
on the USB AC adapter used, it will not function normally
even when compatible with the standards.
When using an AC adapter, The TRITON taktile cannot be
used for controlling the DAW software.
Connecting with headphones and audio equipment
Headphones, powered monitors or mixers should be con-
nected to the OUTPUT jack on the right side of the main unit.
TIP When using a cable equipped with an adapter for conver-
sion between standard and mini, hold the adapter when
inserting or removing the plug.
When connecting a cable, do so with the device power
OFF. Connecting with the power ON could cause damage
to the connected equipment or cause it to malfunction.
Also, be sure to turn down the volume on all devices that
you want to connect.
You should avoid wearing headphones for extended peri-
ods of time at loud volume.
Commercial USB AC adapter
(USB 2.0 compatible)