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AX8 Downloads

Firmware & Presets

AX8 Quantum v10.01

Sep 12, 2018 - Zip Archive

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AX8 Factory Presets 8.02

Jun 5, 2017 - Zip archive

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Manual

AX8 Owner's Manual

Apr 27, 2016 (PDF File).

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AX8-Edit

AX8-Edit for OS X

Sep 26, 2019 Version 1.9.1 - .dmg file.
(64-bit) Requires OS X Version 10.7 or newer.
Requires AX8 Firmware version 6.00 or greater.

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AX8-Edit for Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista

Sep 26, 2019 Version 1.9.1 - .exe file.
Requires Win 10, 8.x, 7.x, or Vista (x86 or x64).
Requires AX8 Firmware version 6.00 or greater.

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FX8 Downloads

Firmware & Presets

FX8 MK II Firmware v5.03

Jun 29, 2017 - Zip Archive

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FX8 MK II Factory Presets

Feb 1, 2016 - Zip archive

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FX8 (Original) Firmware v5.03

Nov 14, 2017 - Zip Archive

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FX8 (Original) Factory Presets

Feb 1, 2016 - Zip archive

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Manual

FX8 Owner's Manual

Nov 14, 2016 (PDF File). 
Manual for FX8 original and FX8 Mark II, updated for firmware versions 3.0 or newer.

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FX8-Edit

FX8-Edit for OS X

Version 1.7.1 – December 17, 2019 – .dmg file
(64-bit) Requires OS X Version 10.7 or newer.
(Legacy 32-bit version for OSX 10.6.8 or newer: Version 1.7.0)
Requires FX8 Firmware version 5.00 or greater.

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FX8-Edit for Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista

Version 1.7.1 – December 17, 2019 – .exe file
Requires Win 10, 8.x, 7.x, or Vista (x86 or x64)
Requires FX8 Firmware version 5.00 or greater.

IMPORTANT: If you get the error “MSVCP140.dll is missing” please install the MS Visual C++ Redistributable Update.

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Axe-Fx II/XL+ Downloads

Firmware & Presets

Axe-Fx II XL PLUS - Firmware Ares v2.0

Sep 18, 2019 - Zip Archive
NOTE: Please disconnect MIDI/MFC/Pedals during firmware updates.

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Axe-Fx II XL PLUS - Firmware Quantum v10.01

May 11, 2018 - Zip Archive
NOTE: Please disconnect MIDI/MFC/Pedals during firmware updates.

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Axe-Fx II XL PLUS Preset Banks A, B and C

Jul 13, 2017 - Zip archive containing A, B, C individual bank files, plus "All Banks" file - Use with Quantum 8.02 or later.

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Axe-Fx II XL Firmware - Ares v2.0

Sep 18, 2019 - Zip Archive
NOTE: Please disconnect MIDI/MFC/Pedals during firmware updates.

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Axe-Fx II Original / Mark II - Ares v2.0

Sep 18, 2019 - Zip Archive
NOTE: Please disconnect MIDI/MFC/Pedals during firmware updates.

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Manual

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Axe-Fx II Owner's Manual (All Models)

Jul 29, 2014 - Version 15 (PDF File).

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Axe-Fx II Beginners Guide

(PDF File).

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Axe-Fx II XL Getting Started Guide

Jun 10, 2014 - Version 15 (PDF File).

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Axe-Fx II XL MIDI THRU Guide

Jul 30, 2014 (PDF File).

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Axe-Fx II Scenes Manual

Dec 6, 2012 - Version 1.02 (PDF File).

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Axe-Fx II Tone Match Manual

Apr 24, 2012 - Version 1.06 (PDF File).

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Axe-Fx II Cab IR Capture Guide

Feb 9, 2015 - (PDF File).

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MIMIC™ White Paper

Apr 5, 2013 - (PDF File).

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Axe-Edit Getting Started Guide

May 2, 2017 - (PDF File).

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Fractal-Bot Manual

Mar 28, 2014 - Version 2.0 (PDF file).

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Drivers

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Axe-Fx II USB Setup for OS X - 2019 Version

Oct 15, 2019 - Updated version of the Axe-Fx II USB driver for OS X Catalina. Also works with older OS versions.

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Axe-Fx II USB Setup for OS X - 2013 Version

Jun 21, 2013 - (v167) Required for all USB-equipped Fractal Audio Systems products under OS X.

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Axe-Fx II USB Driver Setup for Windows

Jun 6, 2014 - Required for Axe-Fx II USB functionality under Windows.

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Axe-Edit

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Axe-Edit for OS X

Apr, 2019 Version 3.14.5 - .dmg file.
Requires OS X Version 10.6.8 or newer.
Requires Axe-Fx II Firmware version Quantum 5.0 or newer.
You must also install the Axe-Fx II Driver.

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Axe-Edit for Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista

Apr 19, 2019 Version 3.14.5 - .exe file.
Requires Win 10, 8.x, 7.x or Vista (x86 or x64) or XP.
Requires Axe-Fx II Firmware version Quantum 5.0 or newer.
You must also install the Axe-Fx II Driver.

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Unsupported Legacy versions of Axe-Edit for older Axe-Fx II firmware versions and Ultra/Standard can be found at a 3rd party web site: http://archive.axefx.fr.


MFC Downloads Downloads

Firmware & Presets

MFC-101 Firmware v3.08

Mar 20, 2015 - Zip Archive with separate versions for Original/Mk2 and Mk3.

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MFC-101 Firmware v3.09 Public Beta

Mar 16, 2017 - Zip Archive with separate versions for Original/Mk2 and Mk3.
This version includes a fix for expression pedal values “wrapping” on some MFC units.
The upgrade is not required for most customers.

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Manual

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MFC-101 Owner's Manual

Dec, 2013 - MFC-101 MIDI Foot Controller (PDF file).

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MFC-101 Looper Control Mode

Jul 13, 2012 - MFC-101 Looper Control Mode Mini Manual (PDF file).

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MFC-101 Quick Start

Apr 11, 2014 - MFC-101 Quick Start Guide (PDF file).

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FASLINK Adapter Setup Guide

May 1, 2014 - (PDF file).

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MFC-Edit

MFC-Edit is the official editor for the MFC-101 MIDI Foot Controller, making it easier than ever to edit:

  • Instant Access Switches
  • Presets
  • Songs
  • Sets
  • External Switches and Pedals
  • Internal CCs
  • ProgramChange Maps
  • Axe-FX Preset Transmit Maps
  • MIDI channels and settings
  • Custom Midi Messages
  • Performance Modes and Banks
  • ... and everything else the MFC-101 can do
  • Convert between Mk I / II / III models
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MFC-Edit is a java application for Mac, Windows, and Linux.


Axe-Fx Ultra & Standard Downloads

Firmware & Presets

Axe-Fx Ultra Firmware v11.00

May 9, 2011 - Axe-Fx Ultra Firmware 11
Sysex file in zip archive

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Axe-Fx Ultra Preset Banks A, B and C

Nov 15, 2009 - Banks A, B, and C for the Axe-Fx Ultra
Current for latest firmware - Sysex file in zip archive

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Axe-Fx Standard Firmware Version v11.00

May 9, 2011 - Axe-Fx Standard Firmware 11
Sysex file in zip archive

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Axe-Fx Standard Preset Banks A and B

Nov 15, 2009 - Banks A and B for the Axe-Fx Standard
Current for latest firmware - Sysex file in zip archive

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Manual

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Axe-Fx Ultra/Standard Owner's Manual

Apr 11, 2010 (PDF File).

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Axe-Edit for Ultra and Standard

Unsupported Beta Axe-Edit for Ultra and Standard

Axe-Edit requires a 3rd party MIDI Interface such as the Roland UM-1

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Axe-Edit Beta 1.0.191 for Mac
Aug 1, 2011 - Supports Axe-Fx Ultra Firmware 11
Sysex file in zip archive.

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Axe-Edit Beta 1.0.191 for Windows
Aug 1, 2011 - Supports Axe-Fx Ultra Firmware 11
Sysex file in zip archive.

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