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Access Virus Editor & Librarian update!

Native Apple Silicon Support, USB MIDI support for macOS 10.12 and greater.

Native AAX, AudioUnit, VST, VST3 and Standalone App for macOS and Windows available.

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Access Virus Editor & Librarian

Download Access Virus Editor & Librarian

Hardware Editor and Librarian for Access Virus (all models).
It is time to reconnect – don’t leave the hardware behind

Hardware requirements

– Any of the following Access Virus models: A, B, KB, Indigo, Rack, Classic, C, KC, Indigo 2, Rack XL, TI, TI Snow, TI2 or TI Pølar
MIDI Interface with SysEx support OR
– Direct USB connection to computer

Virus TI users with macOS 10.15 or greater:

Option #1: Use our “Virus TI USB Plugin I/O” driver after install. USB Audio stream works too. Full details here.
Option #2: Unplug the USB from the Virus TI and use regular MIDI cables.
Option #3: Get a good USB to MIDI interface, like ESI MIDIMATE EX

Latest version: 24-05-25 | 2024-May-28

User Manual

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Demo Limitations to be aware of:

  • Parameters can not be automated from your DAW.
  • Parameter MIDI CC Mapping is disabled.
  • Parts 2-15 are disabled (if applicable).
  • Total Recall is disabled.
  • UI Data can not be saved or loaded.
  • MIDI CC Mapping Data can not be saved or loaded.
  • Librarian Bank Edits can not be saved.
  • Librarian "Store Data to Hardware" is disabled.
  • Demo can not be registered.

Install and Launch instructions

Download the installer for macOS or Windows.

  1. Extract the zip file on Windows.

Open the installer executable and run it.

  1. Select VST2 and VST3 location with Windows installer.
  2. Read the hardware and DAW configuration guides from our documentation site. Link below.


If you have banks you've purchased for the specific product, copy them to:

~/Music/AURA Plugins/(product name)/Patches/ folder.

  1. Open the plugin or Standalone application and you can view your banks in the Patch Librarian tab.
  2. Enjoy and support our continuous development via!


Available plug-in formats

  • VST2 (Windows 64-bit | macOS 64-bit *1)
  • VST3 (Windows 64-bit | macOS 64-bit *1)
  • AAX (Windows 64-bit | macOS 64-bit *1)
  • AudioUnit (macOS 64-bit *1)
  • Standalone Application (Windows 64-bit | macOS 64-bit *1)

*1) Intel and Apple Silicon support

System requirements

Windows 7 - 11 (64 bit)

macOS 10.12 (High Sierra) or greater - Intel and Apple Silicon with or without Rosetta 2

OpenGL 2.1 or newer support on the graphics card chipset, with latest graphics card drivers provided by the card vendor.

Please ensure system and DAW compatibility with the plug-in or standalone application DEMO before committing to purchasing a full license. All purchases are final.

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Recent changes:

Version 24.05.28 | 2024-May-28

[ New ] macOS GPU now uses Metal framework. Mac minimum requirements:
[ New ] Arpeggiator tab redesigned with User Pattern XY-controls.
[ New ] Last loaded value is shown in bubble control and editor value display with [*value] marker.
[ New ] Double click to reset parameter with last loaded value or default value. Option can be toggled from Utilities menu -> User Interface.
[ New ] Section Menu and Part Edit menu now has items to revert section or part to last loaded values.
[ New ] Control Display shows time remaining when data is requested or sent.
[ New ] If user has specified default Model and/or Skin, a dialog will appear upon Model / Skin selection asking to update preferences file or not.
[ New ] Soft Knob name and function menus are now grouped just like mod matrix menus.
[ New ] Reworked User Manual and pointed URLs to main store pages.
[ New ] Added option in Utilities menu to bypass DAW MIDI CC processing and pass it directly to MIDI output port.
[ New ] Added XY pad controls for Arpeggiator Pattern Editor.
[ New ] Randomizer buttons for Arpeggiator Pattern Step, Velocity and Length.
[ New ] Arpeggiator Pattern nudge left & right buttons.
[ New ] Copy Arpeggiator Patterns to User Pattern Editor (Virus TI).
[ New ] Added Easy / Advanced Views to Patch Librarian with Quick Edit controls.
[ New ] If Editor detects Virus single mode messages, Editor will disable multi functions and displays button to enable multitimbral mode.
[ New ] Librarian category filters are now set individually per part.
[ New ] Librarian search is now set individually per part.
[ New ] Randomizer can be set to exclude Type/Mode menus.
[ New ] Added Part Note Velocity detection & meters.

[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where speedclicking the UI would crash the editor
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where bubble control value was not lined up with control display value.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where Editor would crash on DAW sample rate change.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where Virus TI was stuck when MODE was changed from hardware.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where Bank and Program selection menus didn't work as expected.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where Soft Knobs didn't follow master Control changes.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where Virus TI users were unable to set default MULTI / SEQ MODE.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where data was not properly handled when requesting Arrangement to user interface.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where Abort Process button didn't work after clicking it once during session.
[ Fixed ] Resolved issue where automation didn't work as expected after data request from hardware.
[ Fixed ] Program + / - buttons work as expected.
[ Fixed ] Program and Bank menus and displays update accordingly even when requests are disabled.
[ Fixed ] Added missing Global ARP switch for Legacy models in Global & Multi Settings -> MIDI tab.
[ Fixed ] (Windows) Resolved issue where Tooltips were not showing correct data.
[ Fixed ] Vocoder and Envelope Follower HUD is now working as expected.
[ Fixed ] Arpeggiator Pattern can be randomized even if 3 out of 4 section locks are toggled on.
[ Fixed ] Some layers were shown in wrong views.
[ Fixed ] Quick Mixer view didn't update part patch name properly in some cases.
[ Fixed ] Section Randomizer action didn't respect Randomizer settings from Utilities menu.
[ Fixed ] Librarian bank and patch number selections follow part change properly.
[ Fixed ] Part / Program changes would crash the Editor.

[ Improvement ] Added a bit more delay to randomizer so that it won't flood the hardware buffer.
[ Improvement ] Re-opening Plug-in takes less time now.
[ Improvement ] Requesting Data from hardware works much faster.
[ Improvement ] Sending Data to hardware works much faster.
[ Improvement ] Section Locks data send back works much faster now.
[ Improvement ] Bank menus updated for Virus TI Snow users. Renamed to RAM 1-2, 3-4 etc.
[ Improvement ] Added RAM / ROM separator to Bank selection menus for easier readout.
[ Improvement ] Added more safety checks to prevent crashes.
[ Improvement ] Parameter processing rewritten. Near zero CPU load when tweaking parameters!
[ Improvement ] If Vocoder is on, Filter controls are disabled.
[ Improvement ] If Envelope Follower is on, Filter Envelope controls are disabled.
[ Improvement ] Completely rewrote SysEx parameters. Now taking less CPU to process.
[ Improvement ] Completely rewrote Randomizer function.
[ Improvement ] Patch up and down buttons respond faster.
[ Improvement ] Control Display shows control values when mouse is over a parameter. Disable or Enable from Utilities -> User Interface menu.

[ Other ] Removed unused entities from Bank Edit and Utilities menus.
[ Other ] Fixed Some Bank Edit and Utilities menu naming schemes.
[ Other ] Editor log file renamed to Access Virus Editor.log
[ Other ] SysEx data sending now follows Access' spec. This means data transfers might take a bit longer, but this ensures data is processed properly in hardware.
[ Other ] Librarian view is no longer reset when request is cancelled.
[ Other ] Request Interval items in Utilities menu affects to Virus TI requests only.
[ Other ] Removed spinning ball and windows cursor mods when data is processing.

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