BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80 Ver.1.1.2 for Windows

This is the BOSS TONE STUDIO download page for the ME-80.

BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80 for Windows was made unavailable because the program failed to install correctly in some computer environments, but the installation program was revised and has been verified to work correctly.
We apologize sincerely for any inconvenience caused by the long wait.
Please refer to the "Using BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80" for detailed information in the [ Owner's Manuals ].

When you use BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80
When you use BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80, please install a driver for your product in advance.
ME-80 Driver for Windows 10
ME-80 Driver for Windows

Update history
[ Ver.1.1.2 ] MAR 2017
Bug Fixes
The following bugs were fixed.
  • Unintended patch data sometimes being sent during a patch-selection operation was corrected.
  • Some keyboard operations failing to work properly was corrected.
  • Other modification to the behavior of the user interface were made.
[ Ver.1.1.0 ]
Functionality Improvements
  • Librarian's "multiple patch copy," "multiple patch overwrite," "multiple patch move," and "multiple patch delete" are now supported.
  • Multiple patch copy to the unit is supported.
  • Moving live sets is now possible.
[ Ver.1.0.2 ]
Bug Fixes
The following bugs were fixed.
  • When the language setting was English, the titles of the Export and Import dialog boxed were displayed in Japanese.
  • In some user environments, connection to an ME-80 unit was impossible.

Download the file named "".
It is an archive file in zip format, please double click on the file to expand. After expanding the file, "BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80.exe" will be appeared.

* When installing BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80 for Windows, keep the computer connected to the Internet.
* BOSS TONE STUDIO uses Adobe Air. If an Adobe Air-related screen appears during installation, click [ Yes ] to continue installation, or go to to install or update.

If You're Already Using BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80
Before you install the new version, you must first uninstall the version of BOSS TONE STUDIO that you're currently using.
* Uninstalling the program does not delete live sets saved in the Library.

- Uninstallation Procedure
  1. Click the Windows [Start] button.
  2. Click to select [Control Panel] - [Uninstall a program] or [Control Panel] - [Programs and functions].
  3. In the list, click "BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80" and then click the [Uninstall] button.

  1. Copy the "bts_me80_w112" folder to the drive of your computer.
  2. Double click the BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80.exe just downloaded to start installation.
  3. Follow the instructions in the dialogue boxes to proceed.
  4. When the "Installation has been completed." message appears, click [close] to finish.

  1. Turn on ME-80.
  2. Connect ME-80 and computer with USB cable.
  3. Double click the BOSS TONE STUDIO for ME-80 icon.
  4. Selection screen of connecting device will appear for the first time you run the software. (After the second time running, the device will be chosen automatically.)
  5. Select ME-80 and click [OK].
* Select "ME-80", NOT "ME-80 DAW CTRL"
* The device can be changed from the SETTING.

Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 10
Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 8.1
Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 7

Intel Core 2 Duo or faster

1GB or more

XGA ( 1024 x 768 ) or more

* Internet connectivity is required for using functions of TONE CENTRAL and downloading updated version of TONE STUDIO. (Please note that you might be charged for packet fee depends on your connectivity service.)
* This software has been found to work on typical computers that meet the above requirements, but we do not guarantee that it will operate on all such computers. Please be aware that differences in design or conditions of use may produce differences in the processing power of otherwise similar computers.