How To Install Trigger 2 on Windows



Trigger 2 Installation:

1) Your should receive an email confirming your order. If you already have a Slate Audio account, you can log in to download the Slate Audio Center. If this is your first purchase, an email will be sent with a link to create your account.

2) Upon entering the product downloads page, you can download the Slate Audio Center which is all you will need to install Trigger 2. 

3) Once downloaded, follow the prompts on the Windows installer.

4) Open the Slate Audio Center, then log in with your Slate User account. Then select Trigger 2 and click install.  

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5) On the next page will be two prompts. Make sure both of them are checked. 


-The first prompt installs the actual plugin.                                                                                                      -The destination prompt will decide the location where your samples are installed.

Note: The samples can be installed on your internal hard drive or an external hard drive
Note: Do NOT select system folders such as Program Data or hidden folder.                                                           Note: Do NOT select a folder that is synced with a cloud backup library, as this will break the libraries consistency.  Cloud

-After selecting the destination for Library, hit install to start the installation process. When the process is done, you will get the message "Successfully installed". Then hit "Back to products".

Note: If the progress bar stops and freezes before it hits 100%, this could mean the selected destination doesn't have sufficient memory. Please note the trigger Library requires at least 2.24 GB of memory.

6) Link your iLok User ID with your Slate Audio account.


7) Open Trigger 2 in your DAW. Go to the "Browser" and you should see your samples and presets.  If the browser is empty, click on "Settings". Then click "Select Base Dir". Navigate to the "Trigger 2 Instruments" folder and click open to manually set your base directory.


-If you have additional questions, please submit a support ticket here. have additional questions, please submit a support ticket here

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