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#1 Ziva

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Posted 18 January 2012 - 03:11 AM


Apologies if this is the wrong forum to ask this, but I'm not sure where else to go. I got a new pc with Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit. Until very recently I was using an old pc with Windows XP.

I installed Paint Shop Pro XI on the new PC. No problem. I installed a few plugin's like "simple" with no problem. I knew that I needed to install 10 dll's before any plugin's would work. But I am having a problem installing Eye Candy 4000. I know where to install it. C drive, in the Program Files (x86) folder, sub-folder Corel, sub-folder Plugins. But when I open PSP and go to File, then File Preferences. File Locations, and attempt to add the C drive location plugin's folder, a small window opens showing the locations to choose from. But not the C drive. It's like there's not enough room. It shows the DVD drive, the Recovery D drive, and the local disc Q.

How can I properly install the Eye Candy plugin if I cannot tell PSP that it's located in the C drive? I tried stretching the little window with the cursor, but it didn't work.

Anyone have a clue?

Thank you,

Ziva




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#2 Ziva

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Posted 18 January 2012 - 03:09 PM

I found the solution to my dilemma. Turns out I didn't need to install said plugin in the c drive folder like I had to in XP. Just putting it in the PSP plugin folder itself did the trick.

Weird.

Thanks for looking,

Ziva


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Posted 19 January 2012 - 10:17 AM

Glad you resolved it...my experience is that the directions for installing the plugin...indicate what folder it should go into.

Happy computing :).

Louis




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