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Firmware Ares v16.05 'CYGNUS'
Jul 3 ,2021 - Zip Archive
If you need help updating, see the Owner’s Manual or this brief guide

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Factory Preset Banks
Jun 21, 2021 - Zip archive
Factory preset banks, for Axe-Fx III firmware 16.04 or newer.
Archive: Presets v1p07, Presets v11p0, Presets v12P09

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Axe-Fx III USB Firmware v1.10
Sep 12, 2020 - Zip Archive
Please see the READ ME for important instructions.

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Axe-Fx III Owner's Manual
Apr 16, 2020 - PDF File.
Current as of firmware 12.x.
The Axe-Fx III Tone Match Mini Manual is also now available.

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Axe-Fx III - Power up and take off
Aug 4, 2018 - PDF File.
The tutorial for greenhorns

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Fractal Audio Blocks Guide
Apr 16, 2020 - PDF File.
Current as of firmware 12.x

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Fractal-Bot Manual
Mar 22, 2018 Version 2.9 - .pdf file.
Requires Acrobat Reader or equivalent.

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Axe-Fx III USB Driver Setup for Windows
Jun 28, 2021 -  Zip Archive, v5.12
Requires Windows 7 or newer (x86 or x64).

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No Driver is required for Mac OS X.
Connect the Axe-Fx III via USB and it will appear
in System Preferences and all audio/MIDI apps.

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Fractal-Bot for OS X
Feb 19, 2021 Version 3.00.08 - .dmg file.
Requires OSX Version 10.7 or newer.

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Fractal-Bot for Windows
Feb 19, 2021 Version 3.00.06 - .exe in a zip archive.
Requires Windows 7 or newer (64-bit only).
(32-bit version for Windows 7 or newer: Version 3.00.08)
IMPORTANT: If you get the error “MSVCP140.dll is missing” please install the MS Visual C++ Redistributable Update.


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