This article is applicable for Cubase and Backbone
Once you begin your Steinberg Rent-to-Own lease, please install the Splice Desktop App: splice.com/download
Head to the "Apps & Plugins" section of the Desktop App and install your Steinberg software.
Launch the Steinberg Download Assistant and install your product.
Launch the Steinberg Activation Manager to activate your product.
You can now use your Steinberg software successfully.