Installing Sample Content - publicsamples/Quetzalcoatl GitHub Wiki

Quetzalcoatl uses samples to generate sound. Before the plugin will work the sample content must be installed in an appropriate location. Follow the instructions below to get the synth up and running. If you have any questions about this don't hesitate to get in touch.


  1. Download the sample files here

  2. Extract the zips to a folder on your computer. Any folder will work.

  3. Load the plugin and click on the the settings and presets button (you may need to tap this twice)

  4. Click on “Change sample folder location” and navigate to the folder where you extracted the samples.


  1. Restart the plugin. If everything worked, you should hear the initial preset when playing a note.


Windows & Linux users may need to install the presets manually. In this case, download Preset Zip file from the Gumroad libary and:

  1. Open Quetzalcoatl

  2. Click the Settings & presets button

  3. Click on the "More" menu in the top left

  4. Select "show preset folder"

  5. Copy the contents of the the zip to this folder

Loading Samples

  1. To Switch between sample banks, select an option from the bank menu

  2. To change a sample click on one of the discs surrounding the xfade control