Install & Activate Products

Last updated on: 11/7/2016 9:15:10 AM

Follow these steps to install Waves software products and activate their licenses to your computer in one go, using Waves Central’s “Easy Install & Activate” page.

Please note that you can do this only if these products’ licenses are currently “Not Activated” (on the License Cloud).

If your licenses are already Activated, refer to the Installing My Products and Demos page.

To install and activate on a computer with no Internet connection, or on DiGiCo and VENUE consoles, follow the instructions on the Install & Activate Products on Offline Computers page.

  1. Download and install Waves Central for | .
    Downloads not included in Waves Central: Tracks Live, Waves for DiGiCo, and Waves for Venue.
    If you already have Waves Central installed, skip to step 2.
  2. Launch Waves Central.
    Windows: via the desktop shortcut or Start Menu > All Programs > Waves.
    Mac: Applications > Waves Central.
  3. Log into Waves Central using your Waves account information.
  4. Click on Easy Install & Activate.
  5. Select the products you wish to install & activate on this computer.
  6. Click on the Install & Activate button.

You will be prompted once the process is complete.
The products you have selected are now installed and activated on your computer.

Please note: Sample libraries for Bass Slapper and Grand Rhapsody Piano, must be downloaded separately. Please refer to the Sample Libraries download page.

Learn how to move your product licenses to a USB flash drive or between computers.

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