Activate Licenses

This page will help you to install and activate your plugins.
Please select from the options below.

DiGiCo and VENUE users: please follow steps on the "My audio computer is NOT online" tab.

  1. Download and install Waves for | .
    During the installation, select only the bundles / plugins you wish to install and for which you have licenses.
    WavesLive users: select your platform, then download the appropriate installer.
    OS X 10.9 Mavericks & 10.10 Yosemite users: download and run the .
    If you already have Waves plugins installed on OS X 10.10 Yosemite, download and run ONLY .
  2. Launch Waves License Center.
    On Windows, via the desktop shortcut or Start Menu > Programs > Waves.
    On Mac, via the dock icon, or the following path: HD > Applications > Waves > Applications > WLC.
  3. If you wish to activate Waves on a USB flash drive, connect it now.
    For both OS X and Windows compatibility, your USB flash drive must be
    FAT32-formatted. For more information, click here.
  4. Log into Waves License Center using your Waves account information.
  5. Your license will be waiting for you on your License Cloud.
  6. Under Select Licenses, choose your license/s.
  7. Under Select Destination, choose your computer or USB flash drive.
  8. Click Send Licenses.

Your Waves product is now installed and activated.