Plugin Support

Plugin Compatibility Fixes
Forte tries to make a good decision about how to get and set VST configuration (chunks or FXB/FXP data). However, sometimes a plugin wants something differe...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
Does Forte support a specific plugin, audio or MIDI interface?
Forte supports a wide variety of plugins, audio and MIDI interfaces. However because of the large range of choices, please download the free trial and try it...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
Why doesn't my specific plugin work in Forte?
Please read the System Integration Advice help topic. Most of the advice available for making a plugin work is on this page.  Ask the user community on the f...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
How can I diagnose missing plugins?
When Forte starts it updates a file called "plugins.xml" in the application data directory. This file is available using the Tools | View INI Files...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
System Integration Advice
It is important to understand that Forte, as a VST host, is part of a performance system that also includes your choice of PC, OS, plugins, and audio/MIDI in...
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Plugin Problems
Common Advice for Plugin Problems Use Single Threaded Mode (Preferences Menu) Forte uses different threads for different plugins, and sometimes plugins can...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
How do I move from 32 bit to 64 bit Plugins?
Background Forte identifies all plugins by a unique identifier called a CLSID.  The CLSID of a plugin can be found in the plugins.xml cache file and it loo...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
How can I prevent my VST sampler (Kontakt, Halion, Sampletank, etc.) from reloading samples on scene change?
You can configure Forte to do specific things on scene change with different plugins.  Here is a short video on how do use Kontakt in a Forte rack where each...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM
Things to check with Scene Recall doesn't restore a plugin as expected
We were recently contacted about a problem where the new Arturia Prophet V3 plugin would not correctly restore its state when switching scenes in Forte.  The...
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 6:51 PM