Live Lite FAQ

Live Lite serial is missing or not working

If your Live Lite serial is missing or not working, refer to this article to get a replacement.

How do I download and install Live Lite?

Check out these following articles for details on downloading, installing and authorizing Live Lite on Windows and Mac.

Is Lite compatible with my computer?

Live Lite is supported on most modern Windows and Mac systems. View the complete system requirements. If your computer is running an older OS version and you have a valid Lite serial, you can download an earlier version of Lite from the Download Archive

What are the features in Live Lite?

All of Lite's features are outlined on our Live Lite Feature Chart.

How do I use Live Lite with ReWire?

To run Live as a ReWire Host, first start Live Lite. Once Live is running, start any ReWire Device application like, for example, Propellerhead Reason.

To run Live as a ReWire Device, first start the desired ReWire Host application like, for example, Avid Pro Tools. Once the ReWire Host is running, start Live Lite.

Further information can be found in this article: Using Live and ReWire.

Can I use third-party plug-ins in Live Lite?

Yes, Live Lite supports VST plug-ins (Windows, Mac) as well as Audio Unit (AU) plug-ins (Mac only). Find instructions on how to use VST plug-ins with Live on your Windows computer here. If you are on a Mac and use VST and AU plug-ins, check out this article

How can I access my iTunes Library from the Live Lite browser?

Find the iTunes library location:

  • Mac OS X: Open iTunes. Click the iTunes menu and choose Preferences.
  • Windows: Open iTunes. Click the Edit menu and choose Preferences.
  • Click the Advanced pane. iTunes displays the location of your iTunes Media folder. Note down this folder path.

Open Live Lite. In the browser side bar under Places click "Add folder." Now, navigate to the iTunes library path and press Enter.