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Most recent versions
via Patreon
  • Includes standalone app + plugins
  • Minimum Pledge: $1 USD
  • Priority one-on-one support
  • Bleeding edge Updates and downloads while an actively pledging on Patreon
  • Unlimited machines
  • Additional perks based on tier

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Previous version for non-subscribers
via Github
  • Includes standalone app + plugins
  • 100% Free Download
  • Minimal Support
  • Access to public binaries (will usually be a few versions behind the latest tag)
  • Unlimited machines
  • No Additional Perks

Frequently Asked Questions

Element is free in the following ways:

  1. You are free to do anything with it that you want (including use it on as many machines as you wish, make copies of it for friends).
  2. You can get the source code without charge, and build (and modify) the program yourself.

Some people like to explain this with the phrase “Element is free as in free speech, not free as in free beer“.

If you want the convenience of using our ready-to-run version and/or for support from Element developers, we ask that you pay something for this.

If you don’t want to pay for a ready-to-run version, then you’ll need to get the source code and build it yourself. We do not provide assistance with this process.

This is a complex software project, and without revenue to support its development, it will almost certainly grind to a halt. Patreon is one way that we try to raise revenue. Please consider supporting us.

Simply put, no.  If you previously purchased Element Pro, downloads / updates are still available in your account area until 2.0. 

It’s unfortunate Element didn’t survive as commercial software, and the current state of it WOULD NOT have been possible without you.  Instead of letting the project come to a screeching halt due to lack of sales… we decided it best to open the source and make it a community project.

As an Element Pro/SE license holder, you will still get all the updates, downloads, and top notch support as always.

Thank you for understanding.

See the section above.  The only difference is now you have the full-fledged version of Element including the AU/VST/VST3/AAX plugins!  Have at it.

Essentially it has been replaced by Patreon. 

If you previously purchased a Pro license on this site, downloads will be in your account area.

Downloading the most recent Element and Plugin binaries is available to Patrons of Kushview. Public binary downloads on GitHub will usually be a few versions behind.  See the FAQ above about free software.

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Element is licensed in terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any later version. This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Overview of Element:

Basic tutorials playlist
We’ve put together a great playlist of our basic tutorials on YouTube. 
A great way to help you

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