This article will explain how to claim the Mastering The Mix plugin collective offer including the activation and installation process. This is the Focusrite Plug In Collective offer for January/February.
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1. Log in to your account at the Focusrite website and go to 'My Software' at the top of the page and scroll down to the Mastering The Mix banner:
Make a note of your offer and click the link to take you to the Mastering the Mix website so you can redeem the offer.
Enter your details to sign up
You should then see this message:
You should then shortly receive an email from Mastering The Mix which will give you the download link for the ANIMATE plug-in (which hosts the GROW tool):
Click the "Download All Free Trials Now" link to start the download.
3. Once downloaded, open the zipped file:
Run the ANIMATE installer for your chosen operating system:
Run through the installer:
4. Once the installation is complete ANIMATE should appear in your DAW:
Open the plugin and click the key icon in the top right to activate:
Be sure to select GROW as the product:
Then put in your code from the Focusrite website:
Then click Authorise which should then show you this message:
*Note* that this activates the Grow feature of the plugin which looks like this, the other sections are made available when purchased:
5. This offer also includes a 6 month trial for the Levels plugin, which we also downloaded earlier:
Run the installer for your chosen operating system:
Once again open the plugin in your DAW:
*NOTE* If you don't see the plugin in your DAW please check that your DAW is looking in the correct place as per our article here.
Then click the key icon to activate the 6 month license using the code from the Mastering The Mix email:
Once you click authorise the plugin will activate your 6-month trial.