Free Plug-In Lets You Chain As Many Effects As You Want

acon digital effect chainerAcon Digital Media has announced the public release of EffectChainer 1.0, a free DirectX and VST capable universal wrapper and multi-effect rack.

With EffectChainer you can load, edit and chain as many DirectX and VST plug-ins you want. EffectChainer itself can be used as a plug-in in any host application supporting DirectX or VST.


  • Universal wrapper and multi-effect rack
  • Use DirectX plug-ins in applications supporting only VST plug-ins
  • Use VST plug-ins in applications supporting only DirectX plug-ins
  • Can be used from DirectX and VST compatible host applications—load as much plug-ins your computer can handle
  • Processes audio successively by all loaded and active effects
  • Supports mono and stereo inputs/outputs
  • Easy to use interface providing access to all features (effect menu, options menu, mute/solo functions, drag & drop to change effect order, editor access)
  • Effect editor including complete parameter and program (VST)/preset (DirectX) handling
  • Possibility to save and load chains in the Acon Effect Chain file format, the common VST program/bank system or as static presets (DirectX version)
  • Share effect chain files across different applications

Effect Chainer is available as a free download.

More information is available at the Acon Digital site.

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