Decent Sampler Developer Resources

Creating samples for Decent Sampler is easy. All you need are some WAV or AIFF files and a text editor. The best introduction to the process can be found here in this short video:

Video: How to make presets for Decent Sampler

Once you’ve watched the video, you’ll want to check out the official Format Documentation. This document details almost every aspect of the Decent Sampler format.

Here is a list of useful topics :


If you have any questions, feel free to ask them on the Decent Sampler Q&A page or on the Pianobook discord server (you’ll see there’s a #decent-sampler-help channel there).

Are you a sample creator? You can sell samples via the Decent Sampler store

Commercial sample developers can apply to have their samples listed on the Decent Sampler store. From a business perspective, the sample store is set up sort of like an app store. In other words, Decent Samples handles hosting and maintaining the platform in exchange for a commission. If this is something you’d be interested in definitely let us know.