Getting started

We're excited that you've taken the first step towards your creative journey with Pro Tools | First. We'll take you through these next five steps to get you up and running in no time.

Step 1. Create or log in to your Avid Master Account

This gives you access to downloads, Marketplace purchases, support, and more across Avid.

Step 2. Verify your email address

We will send verification to the email you provide, so be sure you use a current address.

Step 3. Tell us about yourself

We are excited to hear how you will be using Pro Tools | First.

Step 4. Create a new iLok account or provide your iLok ID

This account will manage authorizing your software and plug-in purchases - it's free and there's no dongle needed.

Step 5. Download and install Pro Tools | First

Plus, get access to video tutorials and other resources that will get you up and running fast.

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