Acon Digital Media EffectChainer

Acon Digital Media has released EffectChainer, 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 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
  • Supports VST and DirectX plug-ins – you can 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

Visit Acon Digital Media for more information and a link to download EffectChainer.