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Drm and Ins
Drm and Ins

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Control your gear

DRM (Dump Request Macros) and INS (Instrument Definition) files for Cakewalk music production software provides direct access to your music gear hardware for fast and in-depth control right from your computer.
DRM and INS files run inside Cakewalk and communicate with external MIDI devices such as synthesizers and samplers.

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! DRM and INS files are unsupported legacy software.
LCS no longer writes new custom DRM or INS files.
These are available for download only without technical support.


LCS specializes in and recommends Roland musical instruments, so almost all of the DRM and INS files created by LCS are for Roland hardware.

The following Cakewalk DRM files are available for download.

Note: These DRM files were developed a number of years ago and are no longer supported by LCS.  However, LCS does retain all copyright and license rights.

Roland A-70
Roland JV-1010
Roland JV-1080
Roland JV-2080
Roland JVXP
Roland XP-30
Roland XP-50
Roland XP-60
Roland XP-70

The following Cakewalk INS files are available for download.

Note: These INS files were developed a number of years ago and are no longer supported by LCS.  However, LCS does retain all copyright and license rights.

Boss DR-5 Roland M-DC1 Roland SR-JV80-11
Boss DR-202 Roland M-OC1 Roland SR-JV80-12
Boss DR-770 Roland M-SE1 Roland SR-JV80-13
Boss SE-50 Roland MT-32 Roland SR-JV80-14
Boss SE-70 Roland M-VS1 Roland SR-JV80-15
Boss SX-700 Roland R-70 Roland SR-JV80-16
dbx DDP Roland RD-100 Roland SR-JV80-17
Lexicon MPX1 Roland RD-300 Roland SR-JV80-18
Roland A-70EX Roland RD-500 Roland SR-JV80-19
Roland A-70JV Roland RD-600 Roland SR-JV80-98
Roland A-90EX Roland S-10 Roland SR-JV80-99
Roland D-110 Roland S-330 Roland SRV-330
Roland DEP-3 Roland SC-88 Roland SRX-01
Roland DEP-5 Roland SC-88 Pro Roland SRX-02
Roland E-38 Roland SC-88 Pro drum Roland TD-10
Roland FP-8 Roland SC-880 Roland U-20
Roland GR-1 Roland SC-8850 Roland U-220
Roland GR-30 Roland SC-8850 drum Roland UA-100
Roland JP-8080 Roland SDX-330 Roland VE-GS1
Roland JV-80 Roland SP-700 Roland VE-JV1
Roland JV-90 Roland SPD-11 Roland VE-JV1E
Roland JV-1010 Roland SPD-20 Roland VE-RD1
Roland JV-1080 Roland SR-JV80-01 Roland VP-70
Roland JV-2080 Roland SR-JV80-02 Roland XP-10
Roland JV-2080 Exp Roland SR-JV80-03 Roland XP-30
Roland JX-8P Roland SR-JV80-04 Roland XP-50
Roland JX-305 Roland SR-JV80-05 Roland XP-60
Roland JX-305 Rhythm Roland SR-JV80-06 Roland XP-80
Roland M-BD1 Roland SR-JV80-07 Roland XV-88
Roland MC-303 drm Roland SR-JV80-08 Roland XV-3080
Roland MC-303 grv Roland SR-JV80-09 Roland XV-5080
Roland MC-505 Roland SR-JV80-10 Technics KN6000

System Requirements

- Cakewalk music software version 6 or newer, or Sonar software


Please read this license agreement fully.  If you do not agree with the license then do not download the product.  This license can also be viewed in the product readme file, product documentation, or on its help menu if applicable.

Product License Agreement

By using this product you agree to all of the conditions set forth in this license agreement.
If you disagree with one or more conditions set forth in this license agreement you must discontinue use of this software immediately.

This license grants you an indefinite non-exclusive use of this product for personal or commercial use.  No fee or cost or obligation is required for personal or commercial use.
For commercial use it is requested that you credit LCS in your product similar to 'Tools by Li'l Chips Systems'.

This product including any documentation and files is provided without any warranty of any kind.  You, the end user, assume all responsibility for your use of this product.  LCS is not accountable for any data loss or other losses incurred by your use, misuse or inability to use this product.

You may not sell this product. You may not place this product on web sites for download. You may not distribute this product by any other means including torrents or downloads, or on distributable media including disks or cds. You may not bundle this product with other products for any form of distribution.

You may not reverse-engineer or disassemble or create derivitive works based on this product or use portions of this product for a template.  LCS retains all rights and copyrights and trademark rights to this product. LCS owns all copies of this product.

This computer product is protected by copyright law and international treaties.
Unauthorized reproduction or distribution of this product, or any portion of it, may result in severe civil and criminal penalties, and will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under law.


By clicking on the link to download the file you are agreeing to the license above.
This file is in Zip format and can be extracted with Windows Explorer or WinZip.

   Contents: Cakewalk DRM files
   Download Size: 6.65kb   (6,814 bytes)
   File Name:   (Zip 2.0 compatible)
   Version: 1.0
   Date Published: 2013-02-12 10:58am  (original Drm file dates are 1999 to 2000)
   Language: English
. .

   Contents: Cakewalk INS files
   Download Size: 783kb   (802,392 bytes)
   File Name:   (Zip 2.0 compatible)
   Version: 1.0
   Date Published: 2013-02-12 11:51am  (original Ins file dates are 1999 to 2001)
   Language: English
. .


Be sure to read the Readme.txt file included in the zip.

1. Download the LCSCakewalkDrm or LCSCakewalkIns zip file to a temporary folder.
2. Extract all of the Cakewalk files from the zip.
3. Copy all of the files to the correct Cakewalk or Sonar software folder.
4. See your Cakewalk owner's manual for information on using DRM and INS files.

* Some of the DRM and INS files were written with the help or information provided by other individuals.  See the comments within each file for any notes regarding other individual's contributions.  DRM and INS files can be opened with any text editor such as Windows Notepad.

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