In order to make the most of the performance potential and features of the instrument,
please read the manuals thoroughly, and keep them in a handy place for later reference.
About the Manuals
This instrument has the following manuals.
Owner's Manual (this book)
Explains how to use the instrument.
Quick Operation Guide (separate sheet)
Shows in chart form the functions assigned to the buttons and the keyboard for quick understanding.
Online Manuals (PDF)
Includes instructions on connecting this instrument to a computer, and operations related to transferring song
data, as well as MIDI functions such as MIDI channel and Local Control settings.
Contains the MIDI Data Format and MIDI Implementation chart.
MIDI Basics (only in English, French and German)
Contains basic explanations about MIDI.
To obtain these manuals, access the Yamaha Manual Library, enter "YDP-S51" or "MIDI Basics" to the Model Name
box, then click [SEARCH].
Yamaha Manual Library
❏ Owner's Manual (this book)
❏ Quick Operation Guide (separate sheet)
❏ "50 Greats for the Piano" (music book)
❏ Online Member Product Registration*
❏ AC Power adaptor *
*1 You will need the PRODUCT ID on the sheet in order to fill out the User Registration form.
*2 May not be included depending on your particular area. Please check with your Yamaha dealer.
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YDP-S51 Owner's Manual