Install / uninstall on Windows
How can I install a newer release
of the program without deleting my tune files, or the extended
sound database I installed some time ago?
If you are using an installer, downloaded from our Website, to
update your version, only the application and its internal data
files will be changed. All other files will be preserved.
If you are performing a complete install of the new version, just
install it over the old version, in the same folder, without
After an update, I get the
"Language kit not found" message, and the software does not run.
You forgot to include the language files in the
archive. Download it again, after having selected "Include language
files" and "English" in the pop-up menu.
I already own another application
that uses the ".MUS" file extension. How to avoid an extension
When installing the program, select a custom install, and in the
next panel, edit the file extensions. Deselect ".MUS" and let
Once installed, run the program, then select
In the "Save" tab, select "by default, propose the .myr extension
instead of .mus".
Doing so, the program will use the ".MYR" extension only.
Where does the GOLD sound
database installs itself?
Run the little program called "Myrpref.exe" located in the install
directory of the application. A window opens on the application
The GOLD sound database is installed in the "Myriad\GMDigit"
subfolder of these preferences.
How to uninstall the
Select "Uninstall" in the group that has been created for the
application. If you do not intend to use any of our applications
anymore, you can also remove the SToccata font file from the system
How to uninstall the GOLD
You may have to uninstall the GOLD sound database, for example if
you sell your computer.
In the “Configuration>Sound base“ menu, select the
GOLD sound database, then in the same menu, select "Uninstall
current database". GOLD sound database files will be deleted from
your Hard Disk.
I have to format my Hard
Disk on my PC, how can I backup my Harmony/Melody
Run the "myrpref.exe" program which is located in the Harmony or
Melody install folder (typically, "C:\Program Files\Harmony
Assistant" or "C:\Program Files\Melody Assistant")
A window opens, copy all files from this folder.
Format your disk.
Reinstall Harmony, run the "myrpref.exe" program which is located
in the Harmony folder.
Copy the backup files to this folder.
How to use Unicode
characters (foreign language text display) on Windows 95, 98 and
You need the "Unicows" dynamic library, developed by
Microsoft. Download it here,
then run this installer. When you are asked for the target folder,
select the one in which Harmony Assistant or Melody Assistant has
been installed (typically, in "C:\Program Files\") followed by the
name of the program. Then run the program again.