Windows 95 or later, MIDI breakout cable for game port or dedicated MIDI
port (via USB, serial, parallel, ISA, etc.) Connect the PC's MIDI out
to the Transformer's MIDI in, and vice versa. (PFC4 footswitch must be
This program will allow you to store a plethora of Transformer 112/212
presets on your computer, and also edit those presets visually - including
a few parameters that are not available on the amp's interface. Some others
are available in the amp's "tweak" modes, but it's easier to
manipulate those from the program. For example, cabinet swapping is available
as a tweak, but you are more likely to experiement with it using this program.
This program is a standalone EXE (< 1MB) that will create a single .INI
file in its own folder. No install program, no DLL's, no registry changes.
Make a folder for the program to reside (e.g. C:\TFormer\) and extract
the TFormer.zip files to it. Run the program from there, and/or create
a shortcut (right click on TFormer.exe and select COPY, then go to your
desktop, right click and select PASTE SHORTCUT).
The program uses .SYX as the extension for files. You may want to associate
these with the program. You can shift+right click on a .SYX file (samples
are in the zip) and select OPEN WITH, then browse for the TFormer exe and
check the "Always use this program" box before hitting OK. Or
create the file type with your folder options if you're comfortable with
Download version 2 - TFormer.zip
The zip contains the executable, a ReadMe.txt for usage information, and
sample presets - including the v1.4 factory set, the v1.5 factory set (more
volume, better balance), and several presets written during the development
of the Editor.