Quantec Qrs Xl is a software program that allows you to control and edit the parameters of the Quantec QRS/XL, a digital reverberator from 1987. The Quantec QRS/XL is a classic device that offers high-quality sound effects and presets for various applications. If you own a Quantec QRS/XL and want to use it with your modern computer, you will need to download and install the Quantec Qrs Xl software.
In this article, we will show you how to download and use the Quantec Qrs Xl software, as well as some tips and tricks to get the most out of your Quantec QRS/XL.
How to Download Quantec Qrs Xl Software
The Quantec Qrs Xl software is available for free on the official Quantec website[^1^]. To download it, you will need to follow these steps:
Go to the Downloads section of the Quantec website[^1^] and click on Other Tools.
Scroll down to find the file xl_200_e.zip, which contains the control program for QRS/XL in English. You can also choose xl_200_d.zip for the German version.
Click on the file name to download it to your computer. The file size is 143 kB.
Extract the zip file to a folder of your choice.
You have now downloaded the Quantec Qrs Xl software. To use it, you will need to connect your Quantec QRS/XL to your computer via a RS-232 cable and run the program xl_200_e.exe (or xl_200_d.exe for German).
How to Use Quantec Qrs Xl Software
The Quantec Qrs Xl software is a simple and intuitive program that allows you to control and edit the parameters of your Quantec QRS/XL. To use it, you will need to follow these steps:
Connect your Quantec QRS/XL to your computer via a RS-232 cable. Make sure that both devices are turned on and that the cable is plugged into the correct ports.
Run the program xl_200_e.exe (or xl_200_d.exe for German) from the folder where you extracted it.
You will see a graphical interface that shows the current settings of your Quantec QRS/XL. You can use the mouse or keyboard to change any parameter, such as reverb time, pre-delay, diffusion, modulation, etc.
You can also load and save presets from the menu bar. The program comes with 16 factory presets that you can modify or overwrite. You can also create your own presets and store them in the program or on a floppy disk.
To hear the changes you make, you will need to connect your audio source (such as a microphone or an instrument) to the input of your Quantec QRS/XL and your audio output (such as speakers or headphones) to the output of your Quantec QRS/XL. You can also use a mixer or an audio interface to route the signal between your devices.
You have now learned how to use the Quantec Qrs Xl software. You can experiment with different settings and presets to create various sound effects and ambiances with your Quantec QRS/XL.
Tips and Tricks for Using Quantec Qrs Xl Software
Here are some tips and tricks for using the Quantec Qrs Xl software more effectively:
If you have trouble connecting your Quantec QRS/XL to your computer, you may need to adjust the baud rate or other communication settings in the program. You can do this by pressing F9 or choosing Options from the menu bar.
If you want to use your Quantec QRS/XL with other software or hardware devices, you may need a MIDI interface or a USB-to-RS-232 adapter. You can find more information on how to do this on the Quantec website[^1^] or online forums[^2^].