ASIO Driver Setup Page

This page allows you to set up your ASIO driver.

  • To open the page where you can set up the ASIO driver, select Studio > Studio Setup and select the audio driver in the Devices list.

The following options are available:

Control Panel

Opens the control panel for the audio hardware.

Input Latency

Shows the input latency of the audio driver.

Output Latency

Shows the output latency of the audio driver.

Clock Source

Allows you to select a clock source.

Externally Clocked

Activate this option if you use an external clock source.

Direct Monitoring

Activate this option to monitor via your audio hardware and to control it from Cubase.

In the Ports section, the following options are available:


Allows you to restore the default port names and to enable the visibility for all ports.


The port input/output status.

Port System Name

The system name of the port.

Show As

Allows you to rename the port. This name is used in the Input Routing and Output Routing pop-up menus.


Allows you to activate/deactivate audio ports.


The state of the audio port.

At the bottom of the page, the following options are available:


Sends a reset signal to the active ASIO device and restarts the audio processing. This can solve problems with audio playback.


This leads to a short interruption of the playback.


Applies your settings on this page.