[Ardour-Users] cannot import MIDI files (Ardour 3)

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Thu Mar 14 16:19:21 PDT 2013

On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 7:14 PM, Federico Bruni <fedelogy at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm running Ardour 3 (just compiled from git repository) on Linux.
> I've added a MIDI track, right-clicked on it and selected "Add existing
> media". Even if the directory contains .midi files, they are not showed up
> until I select "all files".

".mid" or ",MID" is the conventional extension for MIDI files. The filter
ardour uses looks only for (case-insensitive) matches with that.

> Then if I select a midi file Ardour complains that:
> "One or more of the selected files cannot be used by Ardour"

a screenshot of the import dialog when this happens would be a good idea.
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