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The musicbook: or musicbook:DSD is equipped with a highresolution USB interface which allows to play back music from a computer. Hereby the musicbook: or musicbook:DSD replaces the internal soundcard of the computer.

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Installation & Setup of USB HighResAudio Drivers

Apple computers don't need a special driver for high-resolution playback. Windows systems (7/8/10) must be necessarily loaded with the suitable driver found on this site. Lindemann is constantly updating and improving USB-drivers to ensure the best performance and stability.

Please note that your screen display may vary depending on the operating system.

Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10




    Windows 7/8/10 Installation Guide

    Step-by-step instructions


    To proceed, please click on the arrow below.

  • Step 1 of 4



    You have to install the USB HighResAudio driver before using the musicbook: or musicbook:DSD for the first time.

    • First, connect your musicbook with your PC.
    • Download the driver below.
    • If the installation routine does not start automatically, search and open the file "Lindemann_DriverSetup_v3.34.0.exe" manually.
  • Step 2 of 4

    A window will pop up: Click "Next" to start installation.

  • Step 3 of 4

    Choose the installation path, then click "Install".

  • Step 4 of 4

    Follow the instructions of the setup program to install the driver. Complete the installation by clicking "Finish“.






    Windows Setup

    Step-by-step instructions





    After successful installation of the driver please connect your musicbook: or musicbook:DSD to a free USB port. Do not use a USB-hub! Close all other USB applications if you want to listen to music with your computer. The USB HD-Audio device replaces the internal soundcard of your computer.


    To proceed, please click arrow below.



  • Step 1 of 4

    ❶ Open the control panel of your computer, then click on Hardware & Sound.

  • Step 2 of 4

    ❷ Open Sound.   

  • Step 3 of 4

    ❸ Select "Lindemann HighResAudio" as playback device and set it as default by clicking "Set Default".

  • Step 4 of 4

    ❹ Under properties select Advanced and adjust the ❺ output format as required. 

    We recommend using an audiophile playback software like. Foobar or J. River Media Center to fully enjoy all features.


MAC OS 10.6.4 and upwards



Connect the USB input of your musicbook: or musicbook:DSD with a free USB port of your Mac by means of the supplied USB cable.

The driver will be installed automatically when your musicbook is connected for the first time.

No third party driver needed!



  • ❷ Select device "Lindemann HighResAudio output"

    ❸ Check "Use this device for sound output"

    ❹ Set your desired sample rate and bit resolution at "Format"

  • ❶ Open Finder > Go > Utilities. Then open Audio-MIDI-Setup.