Free Trial Download

Windows Store

Windows 10 users can download the GuitarSharp trial directly from the Windows Store. The Microsoft certification ensures the authenticity and trustworthiness of GuitarSharp. Once downloaded, GuitarSharp is available in the Windows Start Menu.

Alternative Downloads

Alternative installer for Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 and 2 more

Once your GuitarSharp software download has completed, you should select Open by right clicking on the received file to start the software installation:

Opening the downloaded software installer

We recommend you at least have a read of the first few sections of the GuitarSharp user manual to familiarise yourself with some of the concepts of the software. There are also some quick start style sections if you don't fancy reading the whole manual just yet! The manual can be opened via the Help menu tab.

Opening the GuitarSharp manual

Confirmed Virus Safe

The GuitarSharp software download does not contain any malicious code and it is safe to install on your computer. The software package is signed by a digital authentication certificate for your protection and assurance.

Additionally, the GuitarSharp software has been successfully scanned by over 60 anti-virus tools using the VirusTotal website. The VirusTotal report for the GuitarSharp application can be found here.


Some anti-virus tools may prevent the downloading and installation of the software download. They may report "false positives" that might cause a problem during the installation. In particular, Windows SmartScreen may report an alert and there are details at the bottom of this page regarding this.

If you encounter errors during the GuitarSharp software download or setup, you may need to temporarily disable your anti-virus software and re-try. Once GuitarSharp has been installed, remember to re-enable your anti-virus software.

Windows SmartScreen

If you are using Windows 8/8.1/10 and see the following SmartScreen prompt during installation, then click on the More info option:

Windows SmartScreen warning

Then click on the Run anyway option to start the installation.

Confirming Windows SmartScreen warning