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Perfect Photo Suite User Guide

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Get the Power of Layers without Photoshop®

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Speed Up Your Workflow with Batch Processing

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Set Up Preferences for RAW Image File Handling

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Perfect Photo Suite 8 – FAQ’s

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How to Install Aperture Presets

Drag the preset file you have downloaded onto the Aperture Icon, this should then import your presets which you will find under the Adjustments>Effects Pane.

Apple Aperture 3.4 Compatibility

With Aperture 3.4, Apple has added a new level of security known as Sandboxing. This requires that plug-ins for use in Aperture 3.4 must also operate in the same manner. With the Perfect Photo Suite 7 and its individual product versions, onOne will support Aperture 3.4. These include: Perfect Photo Suite 8.x Perfect Photo Suite… Read more »

I am receiving a Critical Communication Error from Lightroom or Aperture after upgrading to Perfect Photo Suite 6.x

If you previously had Perfect Photo Suite 5 (Plug-in Suite 5) installed and have just installed Perfect Photo Suite 6.x, there is a chance you may see a Communication Error when trying to access the Perfect Photo Suite 6.x from Lightroom or Aperture. Please download the Perfect Photo Suite 6.1 update here. It is located… Read more »

Configuring Apple Aperture for use with onOne Software

In order for editable copies to be made correctly from Apple Aperture, you will need to configure your external editor file format. Please change the “External Editor File Format” to PSD format (in Aperture’s Export preferences). Also make sure to choose the onOne software product you have for the External Photo Editor.