Logic Studio (2009): Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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  1. What is Logic Studio (2009)?

    Logic Studio (2009) refers to the second release of Logic Studio which was launched on July 23, 2009.
  2. Where can I purchase Logic Studio (2009)?

    Logic Studio (2009) is available through the Apple Online Store, the Apple Retail Store, and Apple Authorized Resellers.
  3. What are the system requirements for Logic Studio (2009)?

  4. What's new in Logic Studio (2009)?

    View What's new in Logic Studio (2009) for detailed information.
  5. What software is eligible for upgrade to Logic Studio (2009)?

    The Logic Studio (2009) upgrade provides an upgrade path from Logic Pro or Logic Gold versions 5 and higher, Logic Studio, Logic Audio 5, and Logic Express.
  6. Do I need a previous version of Logic installed on the computer I'm installing the Logic Studio (2009) upgrade on?

    The previous version you're upgrading from does not need to be installed when installing the Logic Studio (2009) upgrade. All that is required is the previous version's serial number, or the XSKey if upgrading from Logic Pro, Logic Gold, or Logic Audio. (The XSKey plugs into a USB port and was used to authorize Logic Pro and Gold versions 5, 6, 7, and Logic Audio 5.)
  7. What can I do if I don't have my previous version's serial number?

    View the Pro Application Replacement Serial Numbers article for detailed information.
  8. Are Academic or Not For Resale (NFR) versions eligible for upgrade to Logic Studio (2009)?

    Academic and Not-For-Resale (NFR) versions are not eligible for upgrade.
  9. What are the differences between a retail and academic copy of Logic Studio (2009)?

    There are no technical differences between a retail and academic copy of Logic Studio (2009). An Academic version includes all features and materials that are included with the full retail version. It is not functionally limited, and output is not watermarked.
  10. Is a trial version of Logic Studio (2009) available?

    There is no trial version of Logic Studio (2009)
  11. Is Logic Studio (2009) available as a downloadable product?

    Logic Studio (2009) is not available for download.
  12. Are the applications in Logic Studio (2009) available for purchase individually?

    The applications in Logic Studio (2009) are only available for purchase as a part of Logic Studio (2009). The applications include:

    Logic Pro 9 for music production
    Logic Node for distributed audio processing
    WaveBurner for CD mastering
    MainStage 2 for live music performance
    Soundtrack Pro 3 for audio post-production
    Compressor 3.5 for digital delivery virtually anywhere, such as Apple devices, the web, and disc

  13. How many computers can I install Logic Studio (2009) on?

    The Logic Studio license agreement states that you are granted a limited non-exclusive license to install and use one copy of the Apple Software on one Apple-branded desktop computer and one Apple-branded portable computer so long as both computers are owned and used by you. You may not make the Apple Software available over a network where it could be used by multiple computers at the same time.
  14. How do I purchase a Volume License for Logic Studio (2009)?

    Locate the appropriate sales contact number for your organization at http://www.apple.com/contact/ .
  15. What documentation is available for Logic Studio (2009)?

    View the Help Library for Logic Studio (2009) to find documentation information.
  16. What audio interfaces not made by Apple ("third-party") are qualified for use with Logic Studio (2009)?

    Most audio interfaces that are compatible with Mac OS X v10.4.9 or later will work with Logic Studio. If the device requires a driver to function in Mac OS X, make sure an up-to-date driver is included with the device, or is available from the manufacturer.
  17. What technical support options are available for Logic Studio (2009)?

  18. Where are the Logic Studio (2009) Support ID and Serial Number located?

  19. Where can I submit product feedback on Logic Studio (2009)?


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