Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Creativity First

Beim Strohhause 31
20097 Hamburg

Tel: +49 (0)40 210 35-0
Fax: +49 (0)40 210 35-300

HALion Player [Retail]

Please note that updates from this site can NOT be applied on HALion Player OEM products!

HALion Player [Retail] Update

March 9th 2010

This update patches HALion Player [Retail] to version

Mac OS X users please note:

On Mac OS X 10.6 please use this update for the installation of HALion Player [Retail]. Afterwards you need to install the content manually. To do so copy the content HSB files from the installation disc to your harddrive. Then open the HALion Player and locate the HSB files in the options dialogue.

This version is compatible with Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5 and 10.6.

PC Windows users please note:

This update provides 64 Bit support for Windows 64 Bit. It can be used natively in 64 bit sequencers like Cubase 5 or Cubase Studio 5 in order to make use of the enhanced memory address space.

This version ist compatible with Windows XP (32-bit) and Windows Vista / 7 (32-bit and 64-bit).

HALion Player [Retail] Update

This is a hotfix version and updates HALion Player [Retail] to version We recommend to install this update on top of an already installed HALion Player [Retail] 3.3.0 version.

Please note: This version requires Mac OS X 10.4.x or Mac OS X 10.5.x!

Please note: Since they don't pass the whole test process so called hotfixes that address specific bugs can be provided in short term. Due to this reason technical support cannot be granted for hotfixes. Therefore it is recommended that you only install this update when your work with HALion Player Retail 3.3 (which is the current fully tested version) is limited by program errors that are fixed in the hotfix.

Mac OS X


Mac OS X 10.4 · Mac OS X 10.5 Windows XP · Windows Vista
July 10th 2007
HALion Player [Retail] Update - 48 MB
Version History - PDF
July 23rd 2007
HALion Player [Retail] Update - 20 MB
Version History - PDF

HALion Player [Retail] Update

April 26th 2007

Mac OS X users please note:

Now supports Intel-based Macintosh computers! To install version 3.3 there are two options (we recommend #1):

  • #1 Install HALion Player from original DVD as usual and run the 3.3 web updater afterwards.
  • #2 Run the Web Updater application and afterwards copy the HSB files from your original DVD to harddisk and locate the content files manually (Options page -> locate content).

Please notice: This version requires Mac OS X 10.4.x or Mac OS X 10.5.x!

PC Windows users please note:

Requires an already installed HALion Player [Retail] version on your computer!