Installing Export Kit – Lightning Storm in Creative Cloud CC2015+ is simple and easy to do. As long as all the requirements are met, you can install Export Kit in under 2 minutes.
Legacy CS5 - CC2014users can install Export Kit normally using our Legacy Install Guide.
NOTE: Advanced users can further customize Export Kit using our Custom User Data.
Download the Plugin and PSD Files
Download the Plugin Source Files. To quickly access the .zip file place
LightningStorm_CC2015.zip on your desktop then download our free demo template files which are designed for optimial output.
NOTE: To learn if your design requires optimization you can compare your export to our Free Demo Templates.
Windows and Macyou will need to have extraction software such as WinZip or WinRAR to extract the plugin files.
Double-click the .zip file and select
Extract To then enter the plugin install path based on Windows or Mac below.
WIN Path CC2017
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\LightningStorm_CC2015\
WIN Path CC2015 +CC2016
Restart Photoshop, InDesign or Illustrator and enable the plugin
[Windows > Extensions > Export Kit - Lightning Storm].
Most install issues can be fixed by re-extracting the plugin source files to your
Re-extract The Plugin
- Use WinZip or WinRAR to extract the plugin files.
- Delete your current
- Re-extract the zip to a new folder called
IMPORTANT: Do not dock the plugin with other panels, this is a known bug and will generate a
IMPORTANT: Read this post to fix Common Installer Errors.