Does Pro Tools 11 need iLok?

Does Pro Tools 11 need iLok?

Pro Tools 11 requires an iLok 2, and does not support the original blue or red iLok 1 models. Many computers, both desktop and laptop, may not be supported by the new software. You can find the Mac supported and PC supported models here.

Do you still need an iLok for Pro Tools?

* An iLok is not required to use with Pro Tools | First, Pro Tools, Pro Tools | Ultimate, Avid VENUE, and all “retail” Avid and third-party audio plugins. iLoks are needed to authorize these versions of Pro Tools software without an internet connection.

How do I transfer my iLok license without iLok?

No, you can’t move licenses from a broken iLok to a new iLok. End of that story. The iLok you’re moving licenses FROM has to be sync’d to your account, as does the iLok you’re moving them TO.

What do I do if I lost my iLok?

If your iLok has been lost, stolen or broken, the first thing to do is submit an RMA at You’ll be taken through an explanation of the available options and the steps you’ll need to take. If you don’t have Theft and Loss Coverage (TLC), we’ll need to replace your licences manually.

Can Pro tools be used offline?

You can work offline, no problem. The first time you log in to your Avid Master Account from Pro Tools | First you can start working on your first project and save it. Next time you connect with the internet on that same computer and log in, your offline project work will sync up and store to the cloud.

Do you still need iLok?

You don’t need an iLok dongle anymore but you still need to create an iLok account. Without an iLok dongle, you need to authourize to the cloud (cloud-based licensing) through the iLok license manager software.

What happens if I lost my iLok?

If your iLok has been broken, has stopped functioning correctly, or was lost or stolen, navigate over to the iLok Support Page where you can submit an RMA and recover your licenses and get a new iLok.

How do I transfer Pro Tools to another computer?

Re: How do I transfer my current Pro Tools 12 to my new computer? Just install all of them on your new computer and install ilok license manager aswell and just connect your ilok key into the new Mac. No need to uninstall or deactivate as the plugins and PT you have are all ILOK licensed.