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How do I active my Avid Media Composer Site license?

Follow these instructions to get your Avid Media Composer Site License activated.

  1. First, go to www.avid.com.
  2. Click My Account in the top right corner. Screen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.37.24 PM
  3. Log into your account. If you don’t already have one, create one. Screen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.37.40 PM
  4. On the My Account page, click Access your account under Avid Video Download Center in the Linked Avid Accounts section. If you don’t see that option, click on Link this account, then click Create Account. Once you fill out all the required information and submit it, you can return to your My Account page and click on Access your accountScreen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.38.03 PM
  5. Next, scroll down and select Avid Media ComposerScreen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.38.45 PM
  6. The next page will show you a list of versions of Avid Media Composer. Choose the latest version (at the top). Screen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.36.59 PM
  7. Scroll down to download the installer for your operating system. Screen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.39.27 PM
  8. Once downloaded, open the file and follow the onscreen instructions to install Media Composer.
  9. After the install has finished, launch Media Composer and enter the activation ID and System ID located on the Entitlement Certificate. The installer, activation ID, and System ID will work for all 30 computers. Screen shot 2013-08-20 at 1.35.44 PM

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