Frequently asked questions
In case of no sound for mid or
A kar file don't display the lyrics:
When i want to play a kar or mid, a black windows flash, but nothing happen
KaraWin crash or I have lost the tuning lines or ....
When the lyrics scroll, they are late or frozen but the music is ok:
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What is a CDG?
How can I create my own kar file?
I cannot see the lyrics window
Be sure to have selected a good output port in the midi window or in
the options preference menu
Check the mixer
Be sure it is a real kar format (with the editor) A kar file has lyrics
in meta text.
If no, rename the kar extention to mid.
If it doesn't resolve the problem, please send it to me by email
The midi player is tuned to external (which mean you want to use
another player than KaraWin to play it).
Please, change it to internal on the Option preference menu.
If something strange happens to KaraWin and if you dont find the
solution, try to use the Help - Reset menu.
If it doesn't resolve the problem try the ultimate solution: with
the regedit.exe software delete the HKEY_CURRENT_USER Software
Warning, you must be sure of your computer experience to do this action. It may be dangerous for your computer.
Your computer or your graphic driver is too low. Try to lower the number of colors or uncheck the "Vertical smooth display" on the lyrics window.
Simply unregister the old one and register the new one.
A CDG (also written CD-G, CDG, CD G, CD Graphic, CD Graphics) is an audio CD with a subcode added to include some graphics instructions to display lyrics on a TV or computer.
The audio part of this cd can be read anywhere on any players, but the CD or DVD player must be compatible with the subcode extraction to enable KaraWin to display the lyrics. Many new players are now compatible.
A MP3+G is simply the audio part coded in mp3 and the subcode in a cdg file extention. Both files (mp3+cdg) are called MP3+G.
In order to create your own kar file from a midi file and a text file, you need to use karakan.exe. This freeware is available on the Download page
It may be out of screen. Please try the reset option in the help menu