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EQ6 5 Band Shading & Spectrum

 

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UA MDW SUPPORT
*For UA bug reports please contact UA support.

MDW AAX SUPPORT FROM AVID
*For AAX license authorizations for plug-ins purchased from Avid, please contact Avid Support.

MASSENBURG DESIGNWORKS SUPPORT
For AAX, VST & AU license authorizations purchased from MDW, Please click here to submit and view support tickets.

Which Version of MDWEQ Do I Own?

Check your ‘iLok Manager’ application to determine the version of MDWEQ you own.

MDWEQ6-AAX+
Includes MDWEQ6 AAX DSP & Native, VST & AU – purchased from the MDW Shop
MDWEQ6-AAX+ iLok License Text

MDWEQ6-Native+
Includes MDWEQ6 AAX Native, VST & AU – purchased from the MDW Shop
MDWEQ6-Native+ iLok License Text

MDWEQ6-AAX
Includes MDWEQ6 AAX DSP & Native for Pro Tools – purchased from the Avid store or upgraded from EQ5 from the MDW Shop
MDWEQ6-AAX iLok License Text

MDWEQ5-AAX
Includes MDWEQ5 AAX DSP & Native for Pro Tools – purchased from the Avid Store

MDWEQ5-AAX Native
Includes MDWEQ5 AAX Native for Pro Tools – purchased from the Avid Store
MDWEQ5-AAX and MDWEQ5-AAX-Native iLok License Text 

Downloads & Plug-in Guide

MDWEQ6-AAX+ and MDWEQ6-Native+ Installs

There is a single MDWEQ6-AAX installer each for Mac OSX and Windows...

Once downloaded to your Download Folder, please click on the downloaded file to complete installation. Destinations for each plug-ins are as follows:

  • Mac:
 MDWEQ6-AAX: /Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/Plug-Ins folder.
MDWEQ6 VST: Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/VST3
MDWEQ6 AU: Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components
  • Win:
 MDWEQ6 AAX: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Avid\Audio\Plug-Ins
MDWEQ6 VST: C:\Program Files\Common Files\VST3

MDWEQ6-AAX Downloads

(This is the older EQ6 version without the new VST and AU installs and was available from the Avid store or as an upgrade from the MDW shop from EQ5)

There is a single MDWEQ6-AAX installer each for Mac OSX and Windows...

Once downloaded to your Download Folder, please click on the downloaded file to complete installation. The MDWEQ6-AAX plugin will be installed in the /Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/Plug-Ins folder.
Note: The Catalina Build (MDWEQ6-AAX Installer 6.0.3r31x64.dmg.zip) will work from macOS 10.11 and later — and is 64-bit only.

Plug-In Guide

Latest Version for MDWEQ6-AAX+ and MDWEQ6-Native+

Previous Versions for Pro Tools EQ6 AAX Native and DSP only

If you need MDWEQ5-AAX or any legacy installers, please read MDWQ5-AAX FAQ or contact us via support form.

Upgrades from MDWEQ5-AAX

In order to upgrade to MDW Hi-Res Parametric MDWEQ6-AAX (DSP & Native), you must have one of the following licenses on your iLok account:

  • MDW Hi-Res Parametric MDWEQ5-AAX-Native
  • MDW Hi-Res Parametric MDWEQ5-AAX (DSP & Native) v5.0.2.34

When you upgrade to v6 you will surrender your earlier license for MDWEQ5. This earlier license will be replaced by your license for MDW Hi-Res Parametric MDWEQ6-AAX (DSP & Native), iLok license name: “MDWEQ6-AAX”.

Please note: This license is for the MDWEQ6-AAX (DSP & Native) version only, it will NOT authorize earlier versions of MDWEQ (RTAS or TDM) and/or MDWEQ5-AAX NFR (not for resale license). 

MDWEQ6-AAX 64-bit Install Procedure for Mac/Windows

MDWEQ6-AAX 64-bit Install Procedure for Mac
The current MDWEQ6-AAX 64-bit (v6.x.x) installer does not write over existing MDWEQ5-AAX plug-ins on Mac. If you have the older versions of MDWEQ5-AAX already installed, and want to install 64-bit MDWEQ6-AAX v6.x.x, you will need to follow one of these procedures.

FAQ

MDW Hi-Res Parametric EQ Version MDWEQ6-AAX FAQ
Answers to common questions here regarding the MDW Hi-Res Parametric EQ Version 6 plug-in
MDW Hi-Res Parametric EQ Version MDWEQ5-AAX FAQ
Answers to common questions here regarding the MDW Hi-Res Parametric EQ Version 5 plug-in