Before you begin the software installation process, you will need to register your Fender Fishman® TriplePlay Stratocaster® HSS product at http://www.fishman.com/tripleplay
using the TriplePlay registration card (included in your product packaging). Once you have navigated to Fishman’s TriplePlay page, click on the Register
button. Here you will be asked to enter your name, email address, password and registration number (from the TriplePlay Registration Card) and the TriplePlay serial number located on the back of your Fender Fishman® TriplePlay Stratocaster® HSS. When you have entered this information, click Register Now
Once you have completed registration, you will be ready to install the Fender Fishman® TriplePlay Stratocaster® HSS software package. Note that if you are running Mac OS X Mountain Lion or Mavericks, you may see an error message when attempting to open the TriplePlay Setup
installer. This is due to Gatekeeper, a recently added security feature in Mac OS X Mountain Lion and later. To launch the various installers in the TriplePlay package, you can hold the CTRL button and click. This will allow you to open the installer packages.
To install the Fender Fishman® TriplePlay Stratocaster® HSS software package on your Mac, you will need to insert the included Fender USB thumb drive into a USB port on your computer. Next, double click the drive icon on your desktop titled TriplePlay
. Once you have opened the drive's file window, double click on the file titled TriplePlay Startup
to begin installation. Once you have launched this installer, please follow the steps as outlined below. The included USB drive contains the TriplePlay software, the Native Instruments software package and the IK Multimedia software package, as well as a wide variety of support information and tutorial videos. The additional free software PreSonus Studio One® Artist and Notion Progression are available via download at http://www.fishman.com/tripleplay
in your TriplePlay account.Note:
Your registration of SampleTank XT with IK Multimedia will provide access to additional free software packages. AmpliTube Custom Shop (Version 3) and T-Racks Custom Shop 4 are included on your Fender® Fishman TriplePlay Stratocaster® HSS installation USB drive as optional installs. These software applications can be installed and authorized once you have installed, registered and authorized SampleTank XT. The authorization information for the additional IK Multimedia software can be found in your IK Multimedia User Account. http://www.ikmultimedia.com/userarea/
After double clicking the TriplePlay Setup
installer file, you will see the initial installation screen as shown below.
to begin TriplePlay Setup installation process.
The NI Komplete Elements package will install first as seen below. Authorize the software installation to begin on your Mac,
and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the software installation. Click Continue
Once the NI Komplete Elements installation is complete, you will be asked to start the NI Service Center to activate your product.
We suggest that you wait until the completion of the TriplePlay Setup installation to authorize both the Native Instruments
and IK Multimedia software packages. Click Close
Next, you will be prompted to install the Native Instruments Reaktor software. Click Install
the on screen prompts to install the NI Reaktor software.
Next you will see the welcome screen. Click Continue
to complete the installation.
Once you have completed the installation of the NI Reaktor software, you should see the following screen.
to continue the TriplePlay installation process.
Now you will be prompted to install the IK Multimedia SampleTank XT software package. This software installs in three components.
In the screen shown below, click Install
Next you will see the first of the three SampleTank XT installer files. Click Continue
and follow the
on screen prompts to complete installation of each component of the SampleTank XT package.
Once you have run all three SampleTank XT installation files, you will see the following screen. Click Quit
Finally, you will be prompted to install the TriplePlay software to complete the TriplePlay Setup installation process.
Follow the on screen prompts to complete the TriplePlay software installation. Once you have installed the TriplePlay
software, launch the TriplePlay application. From the Options
menu, select Preferences
and set up your audio preferences
as described in the Fishman "TriplePlay Software Bundle Installation Guide For Mac" (page 4).