Plugin Browser#

The plugin browser makes it easy to browse and filter plugins installed on your computer.


Plugin browser#

Filter Tabs#

Plugins can be filtered based on various conditions using the filter tabs at the top. The following tabs are available:


This tab contains your collections. You can create collections such as MySynths and filter by the selected collections.


Filter by plugin manufacturer/author.


Built-in plugins can be found under Zrythm DAW here.


Filter by category (Delay, Distortion, etc.).


Filter by protocol (LV2, SFZ, etc.).


You can mix filters from various tabs for a custom search.


Where applicable, you can Control-click to select multiple rows or deselect a row.

Filter Buttons#

Additionally to the above, plugins can be filtered based on their type.


Filtering by modulator plugins#

See Plugin Types for more information about the various types of plugins there are.

Instantiating Plugins#

There are a couple of ways to instantiate plugins:


You can drag and drop the selected plugin into empty space in the Tracklist or into empty space in the Mixer to create a new track using that plugin.

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Alternatively, you can drag the plugin on a mixer slot to add it there or replace the previous plugin.


If the plugin is a modulator, you can drop it into the Modulators tab.


Double Click/Enter#

Double click on the plugin or select it and press the return key on your keyboard to create a new track using that plugin.