Transpose a pattern: hold KEYBOARD and press a note
Triplet grid: hold step record and press tempo button.
Shuffle: Hold tempo and turn value knob -50 to +50 0= no shuffle
Setting tempo by tapping: hold TEMPO and tap SCATTER
Press hold ENV MOD. Select a userbank with knob. Press PLAY to save.
+ = Press button while holding the other button (Ex.: +SCATTER under the Key-Board button means you need to hold both Key-board and Scatter at the same time).
> = Press button before doing a button combination (Ex.: >■+PAD=Copy under the PTN Select button means you need to press Stop (■) before holding both PTN Select and a pad to make a copy of a pattern).
Press and hold SCATTER and power on.
START/STOP button flashes, some of the Pad LEDs are lit and the display shows C2. Change the MIDI Channel
C2 refers to the MIDI channel used by the TB-3. Rotate the VALUE knob to change the channel. The channel number is updated in the display as the knob is turned. PAD LEDs
The Pad LEDs indicate the status of various TB-3 settings:
PAD C – MIDI Clock source
LIT – Clock is derived either via MIDI or USB. USB has priority UNLIT – Clock is internal
PAD D – MIDI THRU
LIT – MIDI THRU is on UNLIT – MIDI THRU is off
This allows adjustment of the Pad aftertouch sensitivity.
Press and hold the KEYBOARD button and the current value is showed in the display. The default is 3, with the maximum being 10 (more sensitive) and the minimum setting being OFF. Master Tuning
Press and hold the ENV MOD button and turn the VALUE knob.
The default tuning is 440hz. Turn the VALUE knob ot increase or decrease the tuning fequency in 1hz increments.
Press the START/STOP button to save any changes. The TB-3 will restart.
To perform a firmware update:
1. Power off the TB-3 2. Press and hold the KEYBOARD and PTN SELECT buttons, then power on the TB-3. 3. Connect a USB cable to the TB-3 The TB-3 appears as a drive on the PC and the KEYBOARD button flashes. 4. Copy the system file from the download directory into the TB-3 drive. When complete, eject the drive from the PC and disconnect the USB cable. The XY PLAY flashes. 5. Press the XY PLAY button to perform the update. On completion of the update all of the buttons from KEYBOARD to PLAY/STOP flash. 6. Power cycle the TB-3 to start the new firmware.
Multiple pattern play: slide across the patterns to play them COPY hold ptn select and press pad to copy. Other patterns blink. Press a blinking location Sound select, Hold keyboard and turn value knob changes sounds in steps of 10 Delete pattern. Select pattern, hold ptn select button and press clear and then press blinking play Number of steps in pattern: hold step rec and turn value knob (1-32 steps) Move through sounds by 10 : Keyboard and Value Fine Tune : Hold Env Mod and slide finger Change key : Hold Keyboard button choose key to change key. Green keys Octave