Project5 Version 2.0 introduced an 'easter egg' (an undocumented feature) that allows you to use your QWERTY computer keyboard as a MIDI controller for the preview synth.
To enable it you will need to edit your project5.ini file and change the line V2EE=0 to V2EE=1. Restart P5 so it will re-read the .ini file for the new setting. You should now see a small keyboard icon in the editor pane just to the right of the Editor and Loops/Ptns buttons.
The following keypresses may be used in this controller:
z=C s=C# (Db) x=D d=D# (Eb) c=E (Fb) v and Q=F (E#) g and 2=F# (Gb) b and w=G h and 3=G# (Ab) n and e=A j and 4=A# (Bb) m and r=B (Cb) , and t=C (B#) l and 6=C# (Db) . and y=D ; and 7=D# (Eb) / and u=E (Fb) i=F (E#) 9=F# (Gb) o=G 0=G# (Ab) p=A -=A# (Bb) [=B (Cb) ]=C (B#) Up-arrow Shifts up one octave. Down-arrow Shifts Down one Octave.
This controller seems to transmit on Omni, point to the active track, and has a "Note Off" ability. The longer you hold the keys, the longer a note is printed to recording, and the release of a key prints the note length to the Editor. Clicking anywhere away from the Editor disables the controller.
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