If you bought the boxed version, the serial number will be on a sticker affixed to the CD or DVD case.
Live (or your other ReWire software) may not be properly authorized. Please make sure that Live is not running as Demo or Trial.
I just bought a new computer and wish to sell my old one. How do I remove the Live authorization from my old computer?
In general, it is recommended that you format your drive and re-install the system software before you sell your computer.
If I reinstall my OS, will I lose my Live authorization? If so, what would the procedure be to reauthorize Live?
You may lose the authorization. Please follow the installation procedure and authorize/unlock again.
You may be typing the number incorrectly. Please be sure that you type the number zero and not the letter “o” in all instances.
A Partner Instrument has been installed but the Library shows “empty” folders where content is expected.
I've purchased a Fender amp which came with a Live Lite installation disk. How can I obtain my Live Lite serial number?
To obtain your Live Lite Fender Edition serial number, please follow the steps outlined in this Fender FAQ entry.
In most cases, Ableton allows used copies of Live to be sold.
No. You may transfer your entire Ableton Suite license to another user, but not licenses for single instruments or libraries within Ableton Suite.
In order to process a license transfer, the seller must contact firstname.lastname@example.org and submit the following information: