Waves Plugins on 4K Displays

Last updated on: 10/19/2020 4:42:07 AM

Displaying Waves plugins in UHD (4K) resolution display monitors is not yet officially supported in all host applications.

Mac:

Waves plugins (latest versions) will display properly on all host applications with these exceptions:

  • Final Cut Pro 10.4.9 using Retina displays.
  • 2012 Mac Pro computers using 4K, large or multiple screens

Pc:

  • In the following host applications, the plugin GUI will show up in its normal dimensions.
    • Ableton Live – default behavior
    • Studio One 4 and 5 – screenshot showing how to enable is attached
    • Reaper – screenshot showing the setting are attached
  • In the following host applications (latest versions), *disable ‘HiDPI’ *(converts the host UI to the highest resolution) in order to display the plugin GUI in its normal dimensions:
    • Pro Tools and Media Composer
    • Cubase, Nuendo and WaveLab
    • FL Studio
    • Reaper
    • Premier and Audition
  • Host applications with no 4K support
    • Sequoia
    • Samplitude
    • Cakewalk by BandLab

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