Login / Register
 
Pro Tools 10 iLok question.
New Reply
Subscribe
Providence
Thread Starter
#1
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #1
Lives for gear
 
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 554

Thread Starter
Providence is offline
Pro Tools 10 iLok question.

I have searched and searched and can't find an answer to this question. I need to upgrade from PT8 to 10 on my macbook pro. I have an original MBox Factory iLok key I have used for other plugs and sorts.

So my question is. Can I use this iLok or do I need to buy the new one?

Might be a dumb question but I need to know. Thanks.
Providence
Thread Starter
#2
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #2
Lives for gear
 
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 554

Thread Starter
Providence is offline
anyone?
#3
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #3
Lives for gear
 
jdjustice's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2006
Location: US
Posts: 2,374
My Recordings/Credits

Send a message via Skype™ to jdjustice
jdjustice is offline
From the Avid website, they mention needing an iLok but don't specify whether it must be the 2nd generation model.

Most websites who sell software that requires the new iLok 2 do mention that clearly in their requirements.
This would lead me to assume the 1st generation iLok should be OK for Pro Tools 10.

I don't know for sure however.
__________________
Justin Justice
Providence
Thread Starter
#4
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #4
Lives for gear
 
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 554

Thread Starter
Providence is offline
Quote:
Originally Posted by jdjustice View Post
From the Avid website, they mention needing an iLok but don't specify whether it must be the 2nd generation model.

Most websites who sell software that requires the new iLok 2 do mention that clearly in their requirements.
This would lead me to assume the 1st generation iLok should be OK for Pro Tools 10.

I don't know for sure however.
Thanks
#5
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #5
Gear Head
 
Calculomicon's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2012
Location: Pittsburgh, PA / Mons, BE
Posts: 66

Calculomicon is offline
Any ilok is fine
#6
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #6
Gear Head
 
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 50

cvnc12 is offline
I'm using Protools 10 with iLok 1
Providence
Thread Starter
#7
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #7
Lives for gear
 
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 554

Thread Starter
Providence is offline
Thanks guys! And for the record syncing and registering with the ilok web site is the biggest PITA ever. I'm sure this has already been said before.
#8
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #8
Lives for gear
 
Joined: May 2008
Posts: 697

nnajar is online now
I din't find the ilok site too much of a pain, and I like being able to deal with all my registrations in one place. I wish all the developers would use ilok actually.....

that said, I'm on PT10 with an old ilok left over from my powered days and it works fine.
#9
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #9
Gear Head
 
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 50

cvnc12 is offline
Quote:
Originally Posted by nnajar View Post
I din't find the ilok site too much of a pain, and I like being able to deal with all my registrations in one place. I wish all the developers would use ilok actually.....

that said, I'm on PT10 with an old ilok left over from my powered days and it works fine.
I totally agree that every developer should use iLok. Waves has recently used cloud base and gone away with iLok with V.9
#10
19th September 2012
Old 19th September 2012
  #10
3 + infractions, forum membership suspended.
 
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 459

passmore is offline
Quote:
Originally Posted by cvnc12 View Post
I totally agree that every developer should use iLok. Waves has recently used cloud base and gone away with iLok with V.9
Everyman for himself I move around use Venue consoles and different studios all I need is my ilok!
have forty different website log-ins is NOT an option.
New Reply Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook  Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter  Submit Thread to LinkedIn LinkedIn  Submit Thread to Google+ Google+ 
 
Topic:
Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter / Forum
Replies
kieran kelly / Music Computers
4
mahed / Music Computers
3
Damian Taylor / Music Computers
4
hansendesigns / Low End Theory
5

Forum Jump

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.