Connecting the keyboard and turning the power on
Turning the power off
When you've finished using the KROME, turn off the
power by pressing the power switch that's located on
the rear panel of the KROME.
When you turn off the power, any program,
combination, or global settings you may have
edited will return to its original state. If you want
to keep the results of your editing, you must save
(write) the edited settings.
In the same way, the song data will also be lost
when you turn off the power. If you want to use
the song data again later, you must save it before
you turn off the power, and then load it again
when desired. (See "Saving your edits" on
If the KROME's auto power‐off function is
enabled, the power will automatically turn off
after a certain length of time has elapsed without
any user input. This automatic power‐off will also
cause all unsaved data to be lost.
If the power is turned off while data is being
written to the internal memory, the data in the
internal memory may be damaged. Never turn off
the power while any process is being executed.
While processing is occurring, the following
message will appear:
"Now writing into internal memory"
The auto power-off function
The KROME has an auto power‐off function that
automatically turns off the power when the keyboard
or front panel buttons have not been used (*) for a
certain length of time.
* The VOLUME knob is not included.
Note: With the factory settings, the power will turn off
when there has been no user input for approximately
When the power turns off, any settings you had
been editing will be lost. If you want to keep your
edited settings, you must save them before the
power turns off.
Changing the auto power-off setting
Changing the settings in the start-up dialog box
If the auto power‐off function is enabled so that the
power will turn off automatically, the currently
specified auto power‐off time is displayed immediately
after the system starts up.
1. While this message is shown, press the Change
Setting button in the dialog box.
The following dialog box will appear.
2. Press the popup button and select the desired time
for auto power‐off to occur. If you don't want the
power to turn off automatically, choose Disabled.
Note: If this dialog box does not appear immediately
after start‐up, the auto power‐off function is set to
Disabled; the power will not turn off automatically.
Note: You can also change the auto power‐off setting
during operation (see page 16 of the Operation Guide).
Auto power-off warning message
When the specified time has elapsed, a message will
warn you that the auto power‐off function is about to
turn off the power.
If you want to continue using the KROME, press the
keyboard, a button, or the display. Auto power‐off will
be reset, and the same message will appear when the
specified time has again elapsed without any user