Mac Compatibility with Live

  • Live Versions: 10, 11
  • Operating System: macOS

Note: We highly recommend waiting until Live and all your third-party plug-ins, hardware drivers, and other programs are officially supported before updating to a new OS.

Apple Silicon/M1 Compatibility

Live 11 is compatible with Apple silicon computers through Rosetta.

Live 10 is not yet officially supported on Apple silicon hardware, however, we are working on compatibility solutions. Once we know more, we will update this article.

macOS 11 Big Sur Compatibility

Live 11 is compatible with Big Sur.

Live 10 is not yet officially supported on Big Sur, however, in our internal testing, we have not seen any new issues with Live 10 on Big Sur using Intel-based hardware.

We will update this article once Big Sur is officially supported on Live 10.

Live 11

Live 11 is compatible with macOS High Sierra 10.13 to Big Sur 11.

Live 10

Live 10 is compatible with macOS El Capitan 10.11.6 to Catalina 10.15.

Note: When updating to any new OS, please make sure that all of your third-party plug-ins, hardware drivers and other software programs are officially supported. Make backups of any important data before upgrading your operating system. If you are working on any time-critical projects, we recommend staying with your current OS for the time being.

Read the system requirements for Live 1-9.