VSTGUI is a user interface toolkit mainly for audio plug-ins (VST, AAX, AudioUnit, etc...) and it is designed for working well with VST3 plug-ins and its wrappers like AU, AAX,...
- First developed inhouse of Steinberg Media Technologies (around 1998) for their first VST plug-ins.
- Later added as binary libraries to the official VST SDK.
- Since May 2003 VSTGUI is open source.
- Microsoft Windows 10/11
- Apple macOS 10.12-12
- Apple iOS 9-15
- Linux (Preview)
- Visual Studio 2017/2019/2022
- minimum Xcode 10.1
- Qt Creator
- Visual Studio Code
For bug reports and features requests, please use github or visit the VST Developer Forum
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