MagicQ, MagicVis and MagicHD Software

To download and use MagicQ, MagicVis and MagicHD for FREE, click on the relevant icon below for your operating system.  To learn more about the features and benefits of MagicQ then check our MagicQ page.

  Windows Mac Intel Linux 32bit Linux 64bit Pro 2014 &
MQ Compact
Pro 2010
Latest Stable
Latest Beta

KNOWN ISSUE - Mac OSX10.11 EL Capitan - requires v1.7.1.0 MagicQ or above.

KNOWN ISSUE - v1.7.0.1 to v1.7.0.3 on MQ40/40N/60/70.  Do not upgrade the system front panel firmware using these versions.  Change to v1.6.8.8 prior to upgrading system front panel firmware.

MagicQ PC/Mac Install Instructions

MagicQ Console Install Instructions

Software Archive for older MagicQ

Software Change Log

We cannot guarantee that beta versions will be stable and they should not be used in a critical show environment.

Head Files

The MagicQ software includes the latest heads (personalities). To download an updated set of heads for your MagicQ install, refer to the instructions below. The heads library is updated online daily, so the link below will always be up to date to the last 24 hours.


iOS / Android Remote Application

Have you updated to the latest remote application? 

There is a new Android application in the Google Play Store called "MagicQ Remote Control"  - this has many more features than the old Android app.  Note this is a new application with a different name that you must install - you cannot update the old Android app.

There is also a newer version of the iOS app available from the Apple AppStore.