VCV releases free Rack 1.0
for Windows, Mac, and Linux
27th June 2019
VCV Rack 1.0 has been
released, bringing new features, bug fixes, and
performance improvements, designed to make Rack a
professional tool for the software modular synthesis
workflow. This is the largest update of Rack since
its first release in 2017.
VCV Rack v1.1.0
Use up to 16 voices with the full flexibility of
modular patching. Cables automatically turn
polyphonic when requested by MIDI modules,
- MIDI output
Control MIDI hardware with Rack modules. New modules
include CV-GATE for drum machines, CV-MIDI for
desktop synths, and CV-CC for Eurorack interfaces.
- MIDI mapping
Control knobs, buttons, and sliders directly from a
MIDI controller. Using the new MIDI-MAP module,
click a virtual parameter and move a hardware
control to create a mapping.
- Module Browser
Search, filter, and view modules in your collection.
Click and drag to directly place modules in the
- Multi-core engine
Use multiple CPU threads to maximize the number of
modules. Accelerated polyphonic engines on many VCV
and third-party modules.
- Many other new features and fixes, including
manual parameter entry, module disabling, module
“force” dragging, module expanders, easy zoom
gestures, and more.
VCV Rack is open-source with
binaries available for download for Windows, macOS