Windows: Hangs On Initialising DirectMidi

its happened a few times now
while renoise is first loading up
it hangs on InitialisingDirectMidi

im using xp pro sp3
on an acer aspire 7520

oh i should say,
i have no midi device attached

and its renoise 2.1 downloaded on may 26th

Hello Sporsmaal,

looks like something in the DirectX installation on your system is wrong/got broken. Reinstalling DirectX may solve this. Theres not much we can do in Renoise to “fix” or avoid such issues…