Adding PlugIns to Corel PaintShop Pro

Plug-ins are programs that integrate into another program adding new features and increasing functionality. Corel PaintShop Pro can install third-party plug-ins from other software developers.

All AKVIS plug-ins are compatible with PaintShop Pro (except Magnifier that works only with Photoshop). See the compatibility page.

One of the most common questions is how to add plugins to a photo editor. Imagine: you found new great plugins in the Internet, installed them on your computer, but they did not appear in your photo editor.

If you have problems with adding plug-ins to Corel PaintShop Pro you can complete the installation manually.

How to make a plugin appear in PaintShop Pro?

You can either copy the 8bf files (Method 1) or add the plugin folder in the preferences (Method 2, recommended).


Here you can find some PaintShop Pro compatible plug-ins.