Yamaha Corporation of America has announced the availability of a brand-new operating system for their flagship XS line of music workstations. Version 1.10 adds new functionality and features, including seamless switching in Pattern and Song Mixing, providing instant access to 16 voices or four performances without any dropouts in your sound, along with a new Copy Locate Points to Punch In and Out feature. Workflow enhancements include the aability to connect a standard ASCII keyboard for fast navigation and data entry, along with the ability to store Ethernet settings, which will streamline network connectivity. Along with the new OS, Yamaha has released a brand new Voice and Multi-Part editor with enhanced Drum Kits and Utilities. Registered owners of the Motif XS may download the OS and editor.