The Downloads Page
page you can freely download the trial versions
of all plugins to evaluate them before buying,
as well as free plugins. There are some
important points you should note.
are currently only available for the
Microsoft Windows platform (32 bit only). The Apple
Macintosh is not supported.
plugins require a host application;
a graphics package that can use Photoshop
plugins. Applications advertise this
feature where implemented and most popular
packages can use Photoshop plugins.
You cannot use any Little Ink Pot filters
as standalone effects.
claiming Photoshop plugin compatibility,
some packages are not 100% compatible.
This means that a Photoshop plugin might
not work on your application even though,
according to the application's advertising,
it should, even with the most popular
packages. As such...
should not buy the full plugin
without first trying the trial to check
for compatibility. The trial plugins
offer 100% functionality to ensure a
full host application compatibility
test. You should be sure to test large
images to determine if your application
can handle large memory usage; one of
the main incompatibility issues that
might arise. The only difference with
the trials is the addition of visual
artifacts to the processed image.
visual artifacts of the trial versions
look like this...
version with artifacts
are provided as an installer program. Simply
download and run. When asked where to install
the program to, choose you Plugins folder,
"C:\Program Files\Graphics Programs\PaintShopPro\Plugins"
A Little Ink Pot folder
will be created automatically. If installing
multiple plugins, you may be told that folder
already exists. Okay that message to add
the new plugin to the existing folder. You
can add icons to the Start menu to access
documentation and uninstall. Otherwise documentation
can be found in the Documentation folder
inside the relevant plugin's folder in the
Little Ink Pot folder. eg. "C:\...\Plugins\Little
Ink Pot\PhotoGrey\PhotoGrey Docs\".
When the plugin has been installed, running
the graphics application will show a new
group in the plugins menu; Little Ink Pot
plugins. Your installed plugin can be run
Downloadable Files (Windows
The Sketcher Plugin Trial:
Thredgeholder Pro Trial:
Chalkaholic Pro Trial: