How do I load Thermal in DAW?

After installation, it will appear in your lists of FX Plugins. Note: Unlike many of our other products, THERMAL is not a Kontakt instrument.

Where is the Thermal folder stored on my computer?

Mac: /HD/Library/Application Support/Output/Thermal

PC: (C:) \ProgramData\Output\Thermal

Mac Plugin Folders:

  • Component: HD/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components/Thermal

  • VST: HD/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST/Thermal

  • VST3: HD/Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST3/Thermal

  • AAX: HD/Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/Plug-Ins/Thermal

 PC Plugin Folders:


  • C:\Program Files(x86)\VSTPlugins\Thermal

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\VST2\Thermal

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\VST3\Thermal

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Avid\Audio\Plug-Ins\Thermal


  • C:\Program Files\Vstplugins\Thermal

  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\VST3\Thermal

  • C:\Program Files\Common Files\Avid\Audio\Plug-Ins\Thermal


How many computers can I activate Thermal?

Thermal can be activated on up to four (4) computers simultaneously. 

I can't find Thermal inside my DAW

Make sure to install Thermal on your System Drive, and not on another drive that holds your samples. If you do not see Thermal inside your FX Plugin menu, please do a rescan of your AU/VST/VST3/AAX plug-ins.