Unable to install Pack in Live's Browser

  • Live Versions: All
  • Operating system: Windows

If you've chosen a system folder for Factory Packs in a read-only location, Live won't be able to install downloaded Packs from Live's Browser.

Open Live's Preferences to Library, then click browse to choose a new installation folder:


Make sure that the location is not a system folder (e.g. Program files on Windows). We recommend the Music folder, or Documents.

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