One of the most exciting new features introduced in the latest experimental version of TouchDesigner is the native support of VST plugins. With so many plugins out there, there’s a vast amount of audio tools that can be experimented with, without having to use any external software! If you’re new to audio production or haven’t worked with VSTs before, you may be wondering what to do with the files once you’ve downloaded them. You also might have noticed that some files come with an installer and some do not.In this post, we’ll cover the basics of installing VST3s, including where they should be installed and differences in installation procedure. Finally, we’ll actually walk through the process of installing the same VST3 plugin on Mac and Windows.