[v5.3, v4.5] Studio One – Creative music production environment for beginners

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Studio One is a landmark, entry-level music recording & producing DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) that has excellent audio quality and the best stability. Its usability can make it easier for primary users or students to create music or remix songs.

Studio One 3 made real innovations for arrangements and music structures, brought numerous new plug-ins and more features, added new powerful instrument engines, and came with optimizations on workflow and usability. This includes a brand-new Mix Engine FX hybrid engine effector, of which appearance is to change the mixing experience of traditional DAW. Most of Studio One’s improvements this time are made by producers from communities, many of these professional producers using other DAW software before put forward much valuable requests suggestion after switching to Studio One.

Compared to similar old-brand software, Studio One belongs to a rising star in the field of DAW, which still has many strong competitive advantages. In a nutshell, it can provide a complete set of refined and efficient equipment for music creation, audio mixing, MIDI editing, audio processing, loops splicing, video dubbing, original tape & album producing, and more projects. This also makes it become more and more popular in the industry.

// Official Demo Video //

// System Requirements //

  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2017, 2019 Redistributable Packages

// Edition Statement //

AppNee provides the Studio One Professional Edition multilingual full installers, universal unlock patch, unlocked file for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit, as well as pre-activated versions for Mac.

// Installation Notes //

for v5.x.x:

  1. Uninstall previously installed versions of Studio One
  2. Download and install Studio One
  3. Launch program, close the “PreSonus Login” window, and click “Activate Offline
  4. Run keygen (on Windows), and copy the “Activation Code” from “Studio One Activation” window to keygen’s “Machine ID” field
  5. Click ‘GENERATE‘ button, and save all license files in a new folder on desktop
  6. At “Studio One Activation” window, click ‘Select License File…‘, and open the “studioapp5.pro.license” file
  7. Done

for v4.x.x:

  1. Uninstall previously installed versions of Studio One
  2. Download and install Studio One
  3. (This step depends) Copy the unlocked file to installation folder and overwrite
  4. Add the following lines to your hosts file:
    • registration.presonus.com (required)
    • api.presonus.com (optional)
    • updates.presonus.com (optional)
  5. Launch program, close the “PreSonus Login” window, and click “Activate Offline
  6. Run keygen (on Windows), copy the “Activation Code” from “Studio One Activation” window to keygen’s “Machine ID” field
  7. Click ‘GENERATE‘ button, and save all license files on desktop
  8. Click ‘Select License File…‘, and open the “Studio One 4 Professional.license” file
  9. Done

for v3.x.x:

  1. Uninstall previous versions
  2. Download and install Studio One
  3. Run the unlock patch and click ‘PATCH‘, and locate the ‘Studio One.exe‘ file in the installation directory
  4. Start Studio One, close the “PreSonus Login” window
  5. Click “Activate Offline
  6. Copy the “Activation Code” to unlock patch’s “Machine ID” field
  7. Generate the license files and import the corresponding one in offline activation window
  8. Done

*** Authorize StudioOne by using “studioapp*.pro.license”. If you want to authorize StudioOne5, “studioapp5.pro.license” is your choice.

*** Authorize Extensions by using other licenses.

*** If you want to authorize PreSonusHub, copy “presonushub.license” to “%PROGRAMDATA%\PreSonus\PreSonus Hub\”

*** The generated licenses are linked to the license of main application. If you want to activate additional contents, you need to generate and reauthorize all from the menu items.

You can authorize extensions by drag & drop multiple *.license files to StudioOne GUI. Or just copy all extension license files to “%PROGRAMDATA%\PreSonus\License Store\”.

*** For Mac, run the unlock patch and generate license files on a Windows PC.

// Warning //

The keygen might be reported as Win32:Malware-gen, Win32:PUP-gen [PUP], FileRepMalware, FileRepMetagen [Malware] threat with high risk. Use VirusTotal to make a full, authoritative scan.

*** Please remember: antivirus software is not always right, just be careful.

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// Download URLs //

License Version Download Size
for Windows
Professional Edition v3.5.5 reserved n/a
v4.6.0 reserved 185 MB
v5.3.0 64-bit 199 MB
for Mac
Professional Edition v3.5.1 reserved 113 MB
v4.5.3 135 MB
Universal Unlock Patch
Universal v3.x.x reserved 4.75 MB
v4.x.x reserved 2.41 MB
v5.xx AppNee.com 2.34 MB


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