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FM9 Downloads

Firmware & Presets

Firmware v6.00

Compatible with FM9 Original and FM9 MK II Turbo
Zip Archive — Feb 9, 2024

If updating from a firmware version older than 5.00, you will need to use the newest version of Fractal-Bot to install Dyna-Cabs.

An updated version of FM9-Edit is required for use with this release.

IMPORTANT: If you are upgrading from version 4.01 or older, please follow the instructions in the Firmware Update guide PDF below to install the firmware and Dyna-Cabs. If you are updating from 5.00, Dyna-Cabs do not need to be reinstalled.

FM9 Firmware Update Guide


Factory Presets v3.0

Aug 15, 2022 - Zip archive
Factory preset banks for FM9. Includes banks A, B, C and an ALL BANKS file. Use Fractal-Bot to install. The old v1 presets remain available here.


USB Firmware v1.02

May 1, 2023 - Zip Archive
Please see the READ ME for important instructions.



FM9 Owner's Manual

Aug 17, 2022 - PDF File.


FM9 - Power up and take off

Aug 2022 - PDF File.
G66 tutorial for greenhorns


Fractal Audio Blocks Guide

Jun, 2023 - PDF File.
This detailed guide covers the features and parameters of the amp block, cab blocks used in the FM3, FM9 and Axe-Fx III.


Fractal Audio Footswitch Functions Guide

April, 2022 - PDF File.
This guide covers the functions that can be assigned to tap or hold for the onboard footswitches of Fractal Audio's current products.


Fractal-Bot Manual

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



FM9 Windows USB Driver 

Sep 29, 2023 -  Zip Archive,Version 5.62
Windows 10/11 driver required for USB Audio and MIDI-over-USB (Fractal-Bot and FM9-Edit)

Windows 7/8 require the use of driver version 5.12.


No Driver is required for Mac OS X

Connect the FM9 via USB and it will appear
in System Preferences and all audio/MIDI apps.


Fractal-Bot for Windows

Jul 27, 2023 Version 3.00.18 - .exe in a zip archive.
Requires Windows 7 or newer (64-bit only).
(32-bit version for Windows 7 or newer: Version 3.00.18)
IMPORTANT: If you get the error “MSVCP140.dll is missing” please install the MS Visual C++ Redistributable Update.


Fractal-Bot for OS X

Jul 27, 2023 Version 3.00.18 - .dmg file.
Requires OSX Version 10.7 or newer.