Plug-ins are a large part of a Photoshop artist’s life. However, while installing the application may be somewhat intuitive, things tend to get a bit more complicated when installing plug-ins. This has been said, it is not extremely difficult, in any way. The process just requires a bit more attention and patience.
Always restart your computer first
It is always a good idea to restart your computer before installing any piece of software, as well as after uninstalling one. This will ensure that all the PC’s resources are directed towards the installation process, ensuring that everything goes as fast as it can.
Also, close any other program, to allow the installation to benefit from all your system’s resources. This will also keep any errors from occurring.
It won’t be long before you are creating beautiful images like the one you see above. Stunning! After downloading the install file, double-click it and follow the steps below:
Installing in Windows
The setup process is as simple as starting an installer and clicking Next, a few times.
When you are presented with a screen that prompts you to Choose Hosts, click the Add button in the lower left and then go to the directory where you installed Photoshop, after which locate the Plug-ins folder.
Highlight it and then click OK to proceed to the next step.
When asked to choose between 32 bit or 64 bit, choose according to your Windows version.
After this, click Install, followed by Finish, and restart your PC once the process is finished. You can now use the newly installed content.
Installing in MacOS
The steps are largely the same as above, with the difference that you will also be asked to enter your account password to start the beginning process.
Overall, the process requires less user input than in the case of Windows
Also, when prompted to choose the host, click Applications, Photoshop, and the Plug-ins folder.
After that click install, and restart the system once the process is completed. Once the computer boots up, you’re good to go.
You should be able to install Imagenomic Portraiture through this method easily. However, the same process can also be used to install any other Photoshop plug-in there is.
Though you should always check your Photoshop version before starting the installation process, and also make sure that the plug-in that you want to install supports your current software version. Otherwise, errors may occur, and you are not able to use them.