Pro Tools Pre-release Available for Mac OS X Leopard Users
(Press Release | Posted 2008-05-31)
Digidesign is pleased to announce the immediate availability of a pre-release version* of Pro Tools® software that provides expanded Mac OS X 10.5.3 Leopard compatibility for many Pro Tools users. Pro Tools 7.4.2pr software is provided as a convenience for Mac-based Pro Tools 7.4 users who may wish to begin their transition to Leopard before a fully tested and qualified version of Pro Tools becomes available.
Pro Tools 7.4.2pr software is available as a download only, and requires Mac OS X 10.5.3. Pro Tools 7.4.2pr is not compatible with earlier versions of Leopard.
Download the Free Pro Tools Pre-release
Pro Tools 7.4.2pr is a free download for the following Pro Tools users; please note that you will need your Pro Tools 7.4 authorization code (Pro Tools LE) or iLok authorization (Pro Tools|HD or Pro Tools M-Powered) to authorize the Pro Tools prerelease software:
Registered Pro Tools LE® 7.4 users
Registered Pro Tools M-Powered™ 7.4 users
Registered Pro Tools HD® 7.4 users (Pro Tools HD 7.4.2pr includes new support for Avid Mojo® and older Apple Mac Pro computers)
As always, we appreciate your ongoing support and are doing our best to get you up and running on the latest Mac platforms as quickly and reliably as possible.
For additional information about Pro Tools and Mac OS X Leopard compatibility — especially for newer Mac Pro users — please visit this page.
* Important: Pro Tools 7.4.2pr software is pre-release software, and is not a fully tested or supported by Digidesign. Digidesign recommends backing up your system and work files before using this software. Please also note that plug-in compatibility with Pro Tools 7.4.2pr software and Leopard has not been tested. Digidesign has tested and found many plug-ins to be compatible with Pro Tools 7.4.1 and Leopard — find more information about Pro Tools plug-in compatibility with Leopard here.