About VST Rack Elements

  • VST Rack Elements is a plug-in host software product for Mac and Windows PCs that processes audio using a diverse range of VST plug-in effects such as delays, maximizers, reverbs and more. This software uses the widely recognized Steinberg audio engine featured in Nuendo and Cubase, offering sound engineers a stable VST plug-in environment with high audio quality.

  • VST Rack Elements is bundled with many classic Steinberg VST plug-ins that have been used in Steinberg digital audio workstations. This provides you access to high-quality effects without any need to purchase new VST plug-ins.


  • VST Rack Elements V1.5 Installation Guide (PDF)
    Describes how to install VST Rack Elements V1.5.

  • VST Rack Elements V1.5 User’s Guide (PDF/HTML)
    Describes all of the items that are required to configure and operate VST Rack Elements V1.5.

  • VST Rack Elements V1.5 Plug-in Reference (this manual)
    Describes the plug-in parameters in detail.


  • Yamaha Corporation owns all copyrights to this software and this manual.

  • Yamaha Corporation shall bear no responsibility for any result or effect that occurs from the use of this software or this manual.

  • All illustrations and screens that are shown in this manual are provided for the purpose of describing how to operate VST Rack. Therefore, their appearance might be different from the actual specifications.

  • Steinberg and VST are registered trademarks of Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH (hereinafter referred to as “Steinberg”).

  • Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries.

  • Mac is a trademark of Apple Inc. registered in the United States and other countries.

  • Company names and product names appearing in this manual are registered trademarks or trademarks of those companies.

  • Reproduction of this manual, in full or in part, without permission is strictly prohibited.

  • This manual provides the latest specifications as of the time of its publication. The latest version is available for download on the Yamaha website.