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Installing and Authorizing Plug-ins

Before You Begin

You will need:

1. Serial Number & License Key

The Serial Number will be two letters followed by 6 numbers (i.e SR-######). The License Key will be 3 sets of 4 characters, a letter or a number, each; like XXXX-XXXX-XXXX.

Received a free plug-in?  Ownership (and upgrade eligibility) is verified via iLok. 

2. Eventide Account

3. User ID & License Manager

  • If you don’t have an account, you can create one for free by visiting
  • Download and install the free iLok License Manager to activate and manage your plug-in licenses. 

    Registering Your Plug-in with Eventide

    1. Register your plug-in using your Eventide account, iLok user ID, serial number and license key.

    Activating Your Plug-in

    1. Find your plug-in license in the iLok License Manager and activate it on your computer.
    2. Download the plug-in installer and run it on the same computer as your DAW and iLok License Manager.
    3. Launch your DAW. If you do not see the plug-in, you may need to configure your DAW and rescan.
    4. Please note Elevate, Punctuate, Saturate and EQuivocate will appear in your DAW in the Newfangled Audio folder.