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Windows 10 Compatibility

Please see below a run-down of Focusrite product compatibliity with Windows 10 as it currently stands. We would strongly recommend checking that your computer/motherboard is supported on Windows 10 by the manufacturer before updating and installing any relevant BIOS/chipset updates as required (please contact the manufacturer for assistance with this): 

Saffire firewire range (Pro 14, Pro 24, Pro 24 DSP, Pro 26, Pro 40, LS 56)

Works with Windows 10? YES

Please check that your motherboard/FireWire chipset are compatible with each other and that both are supported on Windows 10.

To check your FireWire chipset see the article here.

 

Scarlett 2i2, Scarlett 2i4, Scarlett Solo

Works with Windows 10? YES - Drivers for 1st and 2nd generation Scarletts are available here.

 

Scarlett 8i6, Scarlett 18i6, Scarlett 6i6, Scarlett 18i8, Scarlett 18i20

Works with Windows 10? YES - Control Software/Drivers for 1st and 2nd generation Scarletts are available here.

 

Saffire 6 USB 2.0

Works with Windows 10? YES - Using release driver 2.5.1

Points of note: The USB 1.1 version of the Saffire 6 USB is not officially supported with Windows 10 but has been found to work. You can determine whether you have a Saffire 6 USB 1.1 or Saffire 6 USB 2.0 by checking the serial number on the sticker on the underside of the unit. If the serial number begins with 'SU', it's a Saffire 6 USB 1.1. If it begins with 'S2', it's a Saffire 6 USB 2.0.

 

Forte

Works with Windows 10? YES - Requires Forte Control Version 1.1

iTrack Solo

Works with Windows 10? YES - release driver 2.5.1

 

VRM Box

Works with Windows 10? YES

Points of note : Although VRM box is not supported for use in Windows 10, it has been found to work.

RedNet

Works with Windows 10? YES

 

Red 2 & Red 3 plug-in suite

Works with Windows 10? YES

 

Midnight plug-in suite

Works with Windows 10? YES

Points of note : You may need to manually select an install location when working through the installer.

 

Scarlett plug-in suite

Works with Windows 10? YES

 

Clarett Range (2Pre, 4Pre, 8Pre, 8PreX)

Works with Windows 10? YES - Please see this article for full details regarding this.

Red Range

Works with Windows 10? CURRENTLY NOT SUPPORTED

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