The table below provides download links to the last compatible Kontakt 5 (Player) versions that can be installed on operating systems no longer supported by Native Instruments. Click on the link corresponding to your operating system to download the full installer.
|OS X 10.6||KONTAKT 5.1.0 (Player)|
|OS X 10.7||KONTAKT 5.3.1 (Player)|
|OS X 10.8||KONTAKT 5.5.2 (Player)|
|OS X 10.9||KONTAKT 5.6.6 (Player)|
|OS X 10.10||KONTAKT 5.7.3 (Player)|
|Windows XP||KONTAKT 5.1.0 (Player)|
- The free KONTAKT 5 Player does not require an activation.
- You can activate the full version of KONTAKT 5 after the installation by following these steps depending on your operating system:
OS X 10.6 to OS X 10.8 / Windows XP
- Open Service Center and click the Overview tab.
- Scroll down to the Kontakt Player 5 entry and click the Upgrade button.
- Enter the serial number of KONTAKT 5 or the KOMPLETE Bundle including it and click Activate.
OS X 10.9 to OS X 10.10
- Install the last compatible Native Access version for your operating system. You can download it here.
- Open Native Access and log in with your NI account's email address and password. KONTAKT 5 is automatically activated after the login.