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Cubase Pro 8.0.40 Update

19th of May, 2016

This patch updates an existing Cubase Pro 8 installation to the latest version Cubase Pro 8.0.40.

Mac OS X

Mac OS X 10.9 · 10.10 · 10.11


Windows 7 · Windows 8 · Windows 10
Cubase Pro 8.0.40 · Update · 812 MB Cubase Pro 8.0.40 · Update · 672 MB
Version History/Issues and Solutions

Groove Agent SE 4 Updates

Please verify here, if your installation of the Cubase plug-in Grooove Agent SE 4 is up-to-date. 

Cubase Pro 8 - Complete Installation

No DVD drive available? Lost the purchased download installation files?

With Cubase Pro 8 registered in your MySteinberg account you can find all necessary files for a complete installation under "My products" -> "Downloads".

VST Connect Performer 3.0.1

March 13th, 2015
This VST Connect Performer version is required for working with VST Connect SE 3 as part of Cubase Pro 8.

Mac OS X


Mac OS X 10.9 · 10.10 Windows 7 · Windows 8 . Windows 8.1 · Windows 10
VST Connect Performer 3.0.1 · 22.5 MB VST Connect Performer 3.0.1 · 23.8 MB

Cubase Pro 8 Demo Project "Eight Good Reasons"

Please note that the demo project is available in different versions for Cubase Artist 8 and Cubase Pro 8.

Download "Eight Good Reasons"
for Cubase Pro 8
Download "Eight Good Reasons"
for Cubase Artist 8

Here is how to use the project in Cubase Pro 8:

  • Download the Zip package (152 MB).
  • Unzip the downloaded file und save the contained folder "Eight Good Reasons" at any location on your hard disc.
  • Open the project file "Eight Good Reasons.cpr" in Cubase Pro 8 via File >  Open...

Additionally, you may also use the demo projects for Cubase 7.5. Just take into account that in some of these demo projects "Groove Agent One" is being used. This VST Instrument is not included in Cubase Pro 8. If needed, it can be installed additionally. Detailed instructions on how to do this can be found here.


The zip files available here contain the following Cubase Pro 8 manuals:
Operation Manual, Plug-in Reference, Quick Start Guide, Grooove Agent SE, HALion Sonic SE and MIDI Devices
Only the Quick Start Guide is also available in Portuguese and Chinese.

ZIP · 27 MBZIP · 27 MBZIP · 27 MBZIP · 27 MBZIP · 27 MBQuick Start Guide.pdfQuick Start Guide.pdf
ReadMe.pdf (Englisch)