Generic Sysex Dump Recorder

gsdr panel 0.99

Generic Sysex Dump Recorder

Record incoming Sysex messages, bulk dumps etc from MIDI device. Should work on any MIDI device. This panel can re-send Sysex back to MIDI device and save sysex to file and load sysex from file to be resent back to MIDI device. You can also insert a custom dump request command. Sysex dumps are retained in memory across sessions. Custom editing of sysex message possible.

How to run this program.

This program needs to be run from within the Ctrlr program itself. Download a copy of 5.3.201 for Windows/Linux or 5.3.198 for MacOS. and load this program into Ctrlr. This can be done from within a DAW too, by loading this panel into the VST version of Ctrlr, which will have been preinstalled into your VST folder.

[1] Go to :: File » Open Panel


It is also possible to run this program as a separate standalone executable or VST .

[1] Open this program from within the Ctrlr program
[2] Go to :: Panel » Panel Mode. Change the height of the panel to 135 (See below)
[3] Then go to File -> Export -> Export Restricted Instance.

※ Workaround/Bug Fix :: To build as standalone executable on Windows or export as VST, please add 24 pixels to the panel height before exporting. (otherwise you will find the bottom 24 pixels have been truncated).
add 24 pixels when exporting as executable or VST


0.90 09-16-2020 ※ first release
0.95 09-17-2020 ※ added panel zoom feature
0.97 09-18-2020 ※ added editable sysex feature