FabFilter Pro-L 2 online help

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Upgrading to Pro-L 2

Upgrading from Pro-L version 1 to the new Pro-L 2 is safe and easy: installing Pro-L 2 will not replace or delete the previous Pro-L 1 plug-in. Both versions will co-exist and can both be used at the same time. This ensures that you can open old songs that use Pro-L 1 without problems!

Pro-L 1 presets

All presets created with Pro-L 1 can be loaded in Pro-L 2. If you upgraded from Pro-L 1 to the new version, your original Pro-L 1 presets will be accessible via the V1 Preset Folder item in the preset menu. See also Loading presets.

Replacing a Pro-L 1 instance by Pro-L 2

If you are working on a song and want to replace a Pro-L 1 instance with the new Pro-L 2, we advise you to do the following:

  • First, save the current setting of the Pro-L 1 instance as a FabFilter preset in the Pro-L 1 preset folder.
  • Then, remove the Pro-L 1 instance and add Pro-L 2 in its place.
  • Finally, load the V1 preset that you just created into Pro-L 2 via the V1 Preset Folder submenu in the preset menu.


Because the feature set of Pro-L 2 has changed fundamentally, any automation data that has been written by a Pro-L 1 instance cannot be read correctly by Pro-L 2.

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