Acid V

Corrosive bassline machine

Quick Start

This page will guide you through the few steps
to get started with your product.

1. Download & install the Arturia Software Center

The Arturia Software Center (aka ASC) lets you activate, install and update your Arturia virtual instruments on your computers.

It will let you access the software you own as well as demos of the other titles in the Arturia catalog.

2. Log into the Arturia Software Center

Enter the same email address and password as for your My Arturia account.
You will then be able to find your Product License on the main panel.

If you don’t have a My Arturia account, click on create account and follow the process to create one.

If you're using an offline computer, please follow the process described in this article

If you have purchased your software license on the Arturia website, it has been automatically registered into your account. Otherwise click on the button “Register a new product” on top of the main window.

3. Install and Activate your product through the ASC

Look for your product in the list and click on the “Install” button to launch the silent installation process.

You will be asked to define the destination folders on the first time.
Your product will remain in demo mode until it is activated.
To do so click on the “Activate” button. Your brand new effect will now be activated.

You are now able to use it without restriction on up to 5 different computers simultaneously. To do that, repeat this operation on your other computers.

Acid VTutorials

Ep. 1: Overview

Acid V’s features & sounds in action

In this tutorial, pianist & composer Matt Paull guides you through every aspect of Acid V, from the colorful history of its hardware predecessor to its upgraded creative features. Next-level 303 tones await.

Ep. 2: How to make Acid Trance

Anthemic melodies from the bassline machine

It might be based on a bassline synth icon, but Acid V has plenty of other sonic tricks up its sleeve. In this video, Matt Paull shows you how to set it up for euphoric trance melodies that are 100% dancefloor-ready.

Ep. 3: How to make Acid Bass

Essential, abrasive, in-your-face bass

Matt Paull gives you a step-by-step guide to setting up Acid V for the ultimate edgy bass sound, from its razorblade filter sweeps to the red-hot saturation of its built-in distortion module.

Ep. 4: How to make Ambient Acid

Spacious patterns & acidic echoes

Give your ambient mixes and evolving soundscapes a chemical touch with the help of Acid V; in this video, Matt Paull takes you step-by-step through the process of creating rich & otherworldly ambient textures with the corrosive bassline machine.

Acid V

Acid V



Acid V EN Manual

Sep 27, 2023

107.85 MB


Acid V JP Manual

Sep 27, 2023

108.56 MB


Acid V FR Manual

Sep 27, 2023

107.89 MB


Acid V DE Manual

Sep 27, 2023

107.92 MB


Acid V ES Manual

Sep 25, 2023

107.88 MB






Apr 30, 2024

544.2 MB

Win 10+


Apr 30, 2024

393.98 MB

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