Download ordrumbox

windows logo   Download Windows Installer

This installer contains demo songs and drum kits sounds.

To uninstall, use the "uninstall orDrumbox" item menu in the "ordrumbox" item menu in the windows start menu. This will remove your drum machine. This installer works also for Windows x64 architectures.

Latest version : 2020-08-22

ordrumbox 0.9.1-42 setup.exe

apple logo   Download Binary Mac OSX

On Mac OS X 10.3 and superior from apple:

First try to double click on the downloaded ordrumbox jar file. If it does not works, you should upgrade to the latest java version for OSX.

orDrumbox for OSX is listed on softpedia

ordrumbox gui 0.9.1-42 jar

apple   Download Binary Linux

You may have to type "java -jar ordrumbox-gui-0.9.1-42-jar-with-dependencies.jar" in the terminal.

You have to do that in the directory you have downloaded the jar file.

May be you shoud add a command "sudo chmod +x ordrumbox-gui-0.9.1-42-jar-with-dependencies.jar"

ordrumbox gui 0.9.1-42 jar

Sources Files

It's a GPL2 licence, so sources files are available. You have to be a java developer to use it. A maven file (pom.xml) is included in the root directory.

download ordrumbox sources file ordrumbox-gui-0.9.1-42-sources.jar


The orDrumbox desktop drum machine is distributed as freeware.

Source code is open source. The license for the packages is GPL2. See details:

Necessary Preconditions

For Windows users, all the files and libraries are included in the setup, the orDrumbox was tested with from Windows XP to WIN 10.
For OSX and Linux users, you need latest JRE Oracle. See java. If java is not yet installed on your computer, Install latest version of java.
For OSX, the orDrumbox-06.02 was tested on Mac OS X 10.3, other versions should work just upgrade java if needed.
For Linux, the orDrumbox-09.37 was tested on Ubuntu Studio 16.04 (LowLatency) and Ubuntu 16.04, other versions should work just upgrade java if needed.


If you experience a bad sound rendering (such as lags or scratch) , you can try to optimize the rendering. So go to the sound settings : settings is the last right button on the main toolbar window and try to activate the 'slow cpu' buttons (see user guide).

In case of any problems with ordrumbox,

  • Try first to click the red button 'back to default setting and restart' in the sound settings panel (see user guide), this will shutdown orDrumbox, so you can restart in safe mode.

  • If this action does not fix the problem, you can try to manually rename (or erase) the ordrumbox directory, for windows users it is something like c:\users\your_username\orDrumbox


Tanks to xucker. The Japanese documentation for the drum machine is still accessible. Although the documentation pertains to an antiquated version of the orDrumbox drum machine, the majority of the fundamental concepts that have been documented remain relevant and precise.