Authorizing Live for all users on a Mac OS X machine

  • Live Versions: All
  • Operating System: OS X

The following procedure can only be performed by your computer's administrator.

  • The administrator must install and unlock Live
  • Copy the folder and contents of /User/Library/Application Support/Ableton/[Live X]/Unlock/ to /Library/Application Support/Ableton/[Live X]/ where the X in "[Live X]" is your Live version number
  • Change access rights of the folder "/Library/Application Support/Ableton" and all contained files for Group to "Read"

Note: You must repeat this procedure every time you update Live.

Please refer to the following knowledge base article for further information on how to access hidden folders on Windows and Mac OS X.