Jul 20, 2020
(and last updated on Aug 02, 2020)
This is a soundfont of the wince_gm.dls soundbank that shipped with Windows Ce 4.2. The original DLS file couldn't be loaded by many programs so I had to manually create the soundfont. The original samples were dumped using sampledump from libdmusic. After they were dumped, they were converted to 16 bit signed PCM using Goldwaves batch converter. to extract the instrument and loop point information from the DLS, I had to run a modified python script that generated a text d...
Aug 01, 2020
(and last updated on Aug 05, 2020)
This is wince_gm.dls directly converted into a soundfont.
I downloaded DivXAudioCompressor and Direct Music Producer in a Windows XP virtual machine, and decoded the compressed DLS into an uncompressed version. Next, I converted the uncompressed DLS to SF2 using Awave Studio.
In the download you will get the soundfont, and the uncompressed DLS.