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Hello,
I have been able to load Spectrasonic Virtual Instruments/Synths such as Omnisphere and Trillian into for BIAB for Mac 2022, but cannot load Kontakt 7 or Komplete Kontrol. Each time I try to load either Kontakt 7 or Komplete Kontrol, BIAB quits when trying to load either of these two. Has anyone had success loading either of these two?

I have the most up to date version of BIAB for Mac 2022.

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Kontakt 7 is VST3, right? Isn't that a no-no for BIAB?


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Kontakt 7 does not support VST (VST2) but it does support AU as does BIAB for Mac.

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I have the most up to date version of BIAB for Mac 2022

The latest version for Mac is 2023. You don't mention what macOS you are running but BIAB 2023 Build 707 is the only one that supports macOS 14 Sonoma.


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Hello,
Thanks for the responses to my post.

I am running MacOS Monterey 12.6.3. I am running the latest version of BIAB for Mac 2022, I have not upgraded to 2023.

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Kontakt 6 is working for me, but you can't access the latest instruments.
I'm on Ventura 13.6.3.

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Originally Posted by chedan
Kontakt 6 is working for me, but you can't access the latest instruments.
I'm on Ventura 13.6.3.
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Kontakt 7 does not supersede earlier versions but you’re right. K7 is required for some instruments nowadays.


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