Go to this email address to access avid.com free trial
Most of you don't have an avid.com account
So Create a New Account
You can read the minimum system requirements but you can get by with 8 gigs of RAM and an i5 processor for coursework
Just an FYI!!
|Put the info required to create an account|
|Email me my download link|
|Check your email|
The email from AVID will have you opt in for emails
Please click "Yes" below to confirm your email opt-in, and then stick around to set up your email preferences. You must confirm your email address to continue future communications.
You will also get a separate email that will have the download links to download the Windows or Mac Versions of the software
Choose the one you want to download for your particular Operating System
|Double click on the downloaded .dmg for mac|
|Double click on the .zip file for windows|
|Mac choose the Install Media Composer|
Click Agree on all the prompts and
Click Continue here
Leave the Enterprise Scripts unchecked
You will click through the rest of the prompts till you are required to put an admin password in
enter your admin password to begin installation.
Next is how to activate AVID
Open AVID Link - It's in the menu bar in the upper right side of the
mac top menu bar
These are options that you can choose
Just hit Yes and OK or No and Cancel it's up to you
You need to sign in
Click on the Profile Icon
|Put in your AVID master account info that you entered in earlier in this wiki when you signed up for your AVID account.|
|Go to >Products>Media Composer|
Choose you want to run in Trial Mode
Thats it Media Composer will open.