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 Translator by Chicken Systems is an Audio Plugin Host for Windows and Mac OS X. It can host VST Plugins.
Translator Translator
Product Translator
Developer Chicken Systems
Price (MSRP) $79.95 / $149.95
Type / Tags
Plug-in, App & Soundware Format(s)
Can Host
Operating System Availability
Download Released
 6.0.37  Downloads Released
System Requirements
Win XP minimum; 512MB minimum
 6.0.37  Downloads Released
System Requirements
OS X 10.4 minimum; 512MB minimum
Supported Sample Formats (loads or saves) include
ACIDized WAV, AIFF, Akai, Alchemy, Apple Loops, Battery, EMU, EXS24, Fantom, Fusion, Giga, HALion, Kontakt, LM-4, Motif, MP3, PCM, RCY, Reaktor MAP, REX, REX2, Roland, SampleCell II, SampleTank, SDII, SF2 (SoundFont), sfz, SND, STS, Triton/M3/Kronos, Tyros, WAV
Miscellaneous Information
Copy ProtectionCD Check (Installation/Update)

Translator 6.0 is a sample file format converter that supports over 40 different hardware and software formats, such as Kontakt, Giga, EXS, Akai, Roland, Yamaha Motif, Motif XF, Alesis Fusion, Korg Triton, CamelAudio Alchemy, and many more. You can view and convert proprietary disk formats, view their entire contents, and convert one or all the sounds.

Translator also offers many tools that make handling these files easier than ever. Update your sample-instrument links, reference new sets of samples, audition samples within files using the internal WavePlayer or integrated VST Host, bulk edit your Instruments, Batch Convert files, convert Giga files to mono and back - in bulk, and again, much more. You can use Virtual Drives as a quick and handy way to access your proprietary disks and CD's.

Translator's customizable two-way interface allows maximum viewing of your drives and files.

Selected Support List: Kontakt, Giga, EXS-24, SFZ, Alchemy, HALion, MachFive, EmulatorX, Reason NN-XT, SampleTank, SoundFont, Recycle, ACID, Apple Loops, Akai, Roland, Ensoniq, Kurzweil, Emu, Yamaha Motif, Triton, Fantom, Fusion, Synclavier, Fairlight, WaveFrame, WAV, AIFF, SD2.

Selected Feature List: Fix References, Virtual Drives, Bulk Edit, Bulk Audio Process, Batch Convert, Auditioning, View Disk and Files details, Proprietary Disk Defragmentation, Various Instrument Editing.

Discussion: Active


3 March 2013 at 10:14pmwbeith

A terrible software mess. Crashes, freezes, does not see all the drives. Bought this to move Kurzweil samples from computer to floppy. No luck. This was wasted money.

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