USBPre 2 ASIO Driver Download

An updated ASIO® driver for the USBPre 2 by Ploytec is now available for download. This driver (v1.2) improves stability and performance with Windows 32-bit and 64-bit computers.

The software driver (available for download below) adds ASIO support in Windows OS for the USBPre 2. The ASIO driver for the USBPre 2 allows for low-latency operation and sample rates up to 192 KHz on Windows computers. This driver supports Windows XP, Vista, 10, 8, and 7, both 32- and 64-bit versions.

Note: If a previous version of the USBPre 2 ASIO driver is installed on the Windows-based computer, it should be uninstalled prior to installing a newer version. For uninstall instructions, see Uninstalling the ASIO Driver in the USBPre 2 User Guide.

Installation instructions for the ASIO driver are found in the USBPre 2 User Guide, but are provided here as a convenience. Carefully follow the directions below to download and install the driver.

Installation Instructions

  1. Download the latest USBPre 2 ASIO driver, which is a zipped file.
  2. Right-click on the downloaded ZIP file and select Extract All. Then, select a destination and click Extract.
  3. Locate and open the extracted folder.
  4. Connect the USBPre 2 to the computer with a standard USB A-to-B cable.
  5. Double click on the setup.cmd file in the extracted folder to begin the installation process.
  6. Click Run, when prompted, to run the installer program.
    Run setup.cmd dialog box for ASIO driver installation
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to run the installation:
  • When prompted to select a language, do so and click OK.
    Select Language dialog for ASIO driver installation
  • When offered options to install, uninstall, or exit, click Install the driver.
    Install selection dialog for ASIO driver installation
  • A dialog with a status bar appears to show progress. Each time a prompt for confirmation appears, click Install to continue.
    Install confirmation dialog for ASIO driver installation
  • After the installation completes successfully, disconnect, and then reconnect the USBPre 2 prior to use.
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