|First you need to make a free ILok Account||https://ilok.com/#!home|
|Choose to Create a Free Account|
|Fill in all the account information needed to create your ILok account|
|Go to your email and there will be an email from ILok to finish setting up your account|
|In the email click on the link and it'll send you to a web page to sign into your new account you just made|
|Click Continue here|
|Sign In To Your Accounnt|
Go to this web address to access avid.com free trial
Most of you don't have an avid.com account
So Create a New Account or if you have an account sign in
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|
put your ILOK ID that you made in the earlier steps in the lower box circled here
|Put in your Ilok ID password and choose Authorize|
Answer the questions here and choose
"Email my download links"
Confirmation that your trial was approved
Check your email
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 and install the software
When ProTools opens click "Cancel" on the Quick Start Dialog. We do not want to open a session yet.
Need to set up the routing and Playback Engine first.
Go To Setup > Playback Engine
|Set to Built in Output or ProTools Aggregate I/O they both may work.|
NOTE: If you are working on a Windows Operating System you may have to use the
ASIO driver see the link for the wiki on how to download and install that.
|ProTools - ASIO Driver Install For Windows ProTools Computers PC|
To create a new Protools session
Type - Session
Name - (session name)
File Type - .WAV
Bit Depth: - 24 bit
Sample Rate: - 48kHz
I/O last used
Location - set to your hard drive NOT THE DESKTOP!!!!