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#642601 - 02/17/21 09:56 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Midi styles sample songs not found
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Hello there, when I try to load a midi sample song I get the message "not found", new 2021 822 version installed. Am I missing an installation step or something?
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#642604 - 02/17/21 10:04 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Midi styles sample songs not found [Re: cubanpete]
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Is that a demo song when loading from the Style Picker that is "not found"? Tell us a bit more?
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#642613 - 02/17/21 10:32 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Midi styles sample songs not found [Re: cubanpete]
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You should have a folder such as this: C:\bb\Demos\MIDI Style Demos, of course you may not be using the C:\ drive, so wherever your installation of bb is, in there is a demo folder and in there is a MIDI Style Demo folder. Are there any files in there?
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#642682 - 02/17/21 03:47 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Midi styles sample songs not found [Re: cubanpete]
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Hi, yes, I should have said "demo songs". Yes Dan you're right. I'll look for the folder that Joe suggested.
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#642684 - 02/17/21 03:50 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Midi styles sample songs not found [Re: cubanpete]
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Ok yes, I have that folder on my c drive. How do I tell BIB to look in there for the midi styles demo?

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#643817 - 02/24/21 01:51 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: Midi styles sample songs not found [Re: cubanpete]
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You can use the Song Picker to browse through our demo songs. Just change the folder that the Song Picker is searching to the Demos folder.
We have a video tutorial on how to use the Song Picker here: https://youtu.be/XIEUQbIMTEE
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