Operation Instructions

AnalogMagik is designed to be operated with nothing but common sense, with simplified instructions.  You are required to have basic Windows knowledge.   


Please do read this page carefully.   We also invite you to go through the SET UP Tutorials carefully so you will understand the concepts behind our setup method.

Program Setup &

Operation Instructions:

  1. Register and Download the program HERE if you do not register, you will not receive updates.

  2. Insert the Licence Key into a USB Port on your laptop.

  3. Install the soundcard driver BEFORE plugging in the ART PHONO PLUS, and BEFORE installing the AnalogMagik program.   DO NOT use the Installation CD which comes with the Soundcard.  Use the driver from our website.

  4. Then install the AnalogMagik program.

  5. You must install as Administrator or the program may not run.

  6. You must check your anti-virus to ensure it is permitting the program to run.

  7. Reboot the computer after installation.  If you do not reboot, windows will default to he wrong soundcard.

  8. Follow the connection diagrams below.

  9. Run the program and follow the on screen instructions.

  10. Start with the SPEED TEST and adjust sound card "GAIN TRIM" control.

  11. Follow the on screen instructions and complete all test functions.

  12. Make sure your system is muted while playing the TEST LPs.   The test signals are not meant to be for yours speakers and could damage your drivers.   We are not responsible for any equipment damage should you fail to mute your system.  

  13. Most Windows bugs go away after a REBOOT so REBOOT first for any problems.

Connection Diagram

Art Phono Plus USB Sound

Card Connection

Click the HELP button, it will bring up a CHEAT SHEET which tells you what numbers to look for.

Press START AFTER needle

has landed on the Test LP

Follow On Screen


Soundcard Gain Trim Adjustment

Use LINE STAGE of Art Phono Plus only

You can always email us at info at analogmagik dot com, we will be glad to help you.   For Soundcard support contact ART Phono Plus, for Windows Support contact Windows.