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Process name: MIDI Default

Product: Creative Audio Product

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Company: Creative Technology (creative.com)

File: MIDIDef.exe

A process from Creative, this application sets your default MIDI device once installed. Midi (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is a digital audio stream run to or from a midi controller. Located in Singapore, Creative Technology was founded in 1981. Creative's business revolves around the production and distribution of a variety of sound and video boards and software.www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/mididef.exe.html 
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Users Opinions

Average user rating of MIDIDef.exe: based on 22 votes. Read also the 18 reviews.

  • 374 users ask for this file. 15 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 4 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as dangerous. 5 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about MIDIDef.exe:
Related to Creative Audigy 2 ZS Soundcard Harvey Phillips
Also present in X-fi drivers Th3ProphetMan
It disabled my Media Player Matt Taylor
when i disabled it in "msconfig" - "startup" - my cd-rom stopped opening when i press the "open button". Lensy
It belongs to the Creative Audio Drivers MJay27
I have an EMU-0404 and this seems to be linked to it, for MIDI I assume. WiseGuy
Has to do with the E-MU 1616 PCI Oskari
This file is associated with the startup process of your Audigy sound card Damien
Creative Soundcard related. Seems like it sets default midi device every time windows starts. Don't think it maters, I've removed it from autostart. Oleg
i have installed the srs audio sand box plugin, and i have this program, i dont have a creative sound card, i use my built in realtech 8 channel sound card Ashhar Ahmed
I came from the software autoupdate for my Creative soundcard.
part of the creative x-fi sounds cards too jon
this file was found by "Comodo Internet Security 3" version 3.10.102363.531 and virus definition 1669 (as of July 2009) as "heur.Suspicious@25228237"....i have not restarted my computer yet, so i dont know what happen, but so far everything seems fine...i did install "Creative Audigy 2 ZS" months ago but am not using it as my motherboard has audio anyway...i took out the card and uninstalled drivers, but looks like a file is still there...if im correct. John
Comes with my E-MU 0404 sound card. Used for MIDI communication Matko
drivers for sound card flyn
Required for soundblaster  See also: Link ET
Part of the e-mu 0404 sound card software
EMU sound card file for midi

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