What is a Download Access Code and what can I do with it?
A Download Access Code can be considered as a voucher for a software product and its license. By redeeming a Download Access Code online you get a link from where you can download the software. Additionally, you receive an Activation Code which allows for downloading the license once the software has been installed.
Where can I find my Download Access Code?
In many cases, the Download Access Code is what you receive when you purchase Steinberg software. But it can also be part of a bundle that contains music hardware and Steinberg software. Special promotional or educational offers might also involve Download Access Codes.
- If you've purchased software as a download online, the Download Access Code has been provided by email.
- If your Steinberg software is part of a hardware bundle, the Download Access Code is usually printed on an included card - the 'Essential Product License Information'.
Where do I redeem my Download Access Code?
To be able to redeem a Download Access Code you need to have a MySteinberg account.
Log in or register here.
Once you've logged in to your MySteinberg account, simply click on 'Enter Download Access Code' and follow the on-screen instructions.
How does a Download Access Code look like?
A Download Access Code is a string of alphabetic and numeric characters divided into 5 groups with 5 digits each. Here's an example: 12ABC-DEFG3-HI4JK-5L67M-8NO99