Installing ACE on MacOS 11 (Big Sur)

Audio Capture Engine, generally referred to as “ACE”, is Rogue Amoeba's powerful audio handling component. ACE captures audio on your system, allowing it can be used as you desire with these Rogue Amoeba's products:

On MacOS 11 (Big Sur), the initial installation of ACE requires some quick setup. Our products include a built-in installer for ACE, which gives a helpful overview.

On this page, we detail the full, step-by-step sequence needed to install ACE. The same steps apply for all applications using ACE. This is a one-time process, and you'll be up and running in just a few minutes.