How to add Photoshop plug-ins to GIMP
 

 
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Add plug-ins to GIMP

 

Those who use GIMP on Windows now can add AKVIS plugins.

We will show you how to do it:

 

How to make the plugins work in GIMP

  • Step 1. Download the Photoshop filter plugin (pspi) for GIMP here.

    Open the archive "Gimp_Ps_plugin_support.zip" and copy the plugin filter (pspi.exe) to the GIMP plugin directory:

    C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\lib\gimp\2.0\plug-ins

  • Step 2. Download and install AKVIS plugins you want to use. Don't worry that GIMP is not recognized by the setup files.
  • Step 3. Open GIMP and select Photoshop Plug-in settings in the menu Filters.

    A new window will pop up:

    Photoshop Plug-in settings in GIMP

    Click on the first folder ("1"). The button in the middle of the window will be highlighted in red.

    Click on the last folder ("2") and find the folder with AKVIS plugins (C:\Program Files\AKVIS).

    Hint: You can copy all necessary plugins (.8bf files) to a separate folder and add only this folder to GIMP.

    Press "OK".

  • Step 4. After re-opening GIMP, you will find the newly installed AKVIS plugins in the menu Filters. They will become active when you open any picture.
    AKVIS plug-ins in GIMP

 

Bear in mind that not all AKVIS plug-ins are fully compatible with GIMP which works with selection in other way than Photoshop.
Please check the table of compatibility of AKVIS plug-ins.

 
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