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SSL Essentials Bundle

Is the Essentials Bundle compatible with my OS and will it run on M1 hardware?

Please see the latest information on compatibility here


I have my licences activated but the software is not working?

Have you downloaded and installed the software? Please see the links below.


SSL Essentials Bundle Software Downloads

Plugin Platform
SSL Bus Compressor 2 V1.0.55 Mac Windows
SSL Channel Strip 2 V1.0.55 Mac Windows


I have my licences in my iLok account but the plugin is not working?

Have you activated the licences? Try Activating licences to a location


Where do I activate the iLok licence code from a third party supplier?

In iLok licence manager you need to click Licences>Redeem Activation Code. Alternatively you can Ctrl+Shift+R in Windows and CMD+Shift+R. Enter the activation code and click next.


My licences have been paid for but not delivered?

Please contact support using the get in touch button below attaching a copy of the invoice. 


Request for a machine reset in the iLok License Manager

To request a machine reset, please right-click on the location that can't be accessed any more to choose “Report as Unusable” in the left-hand sidebar of the iLok License Manager. Fill in some details and hit “Submit request”.


My plugins are installed but not showing in my DAW?

For Mac Users Make sure you have the plugins in the correct folders and that the DAW is set to scan the following folders.


Macintosh HD\Library\Application Support\Avid\Audio\Plug-Ins

Macintosh HD\Library\Audio\Plug-Ins\Components

Macintosh HD\Library\Audio\Plug-Ins\VST

Macintosh HD\Library\Audio\Plug-Ins\VST3



C:\Program Files\Common Files\Avid\Audio\Plug-Ins

C:\Program Files\Vstplugins\Solid State Logic

C:\Program Files\Common Files\VST3


I would like a refund / I have purchased in error

For any refunds to be considered the licence must not have been activated and the request made within 14 days of purchase. Please use the Contact Us form at the bottom of the page and attach Proof of purchase.