I installed the extension through the extension manager for Photoshop CC but I do not see the extension in Photoshop? Is there something I did? I cannot figure it out as it says it is installed.
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Quick Install (Recommended)
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1. Download the Plugin Source Files
WINDOWS 32-BIT PATH CC2017:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\LightningStorm_CC2015\
WINDOWS 64-BIT PATH CC2017:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\LightningStorm_CC2015\
WINDOWS PATH CC2015 +CC2016:
%userprofile% will default to your current User directory on Windows.
APPLE FIX: There is a bug with MAC and zip files where they can run into loops and create a .cpgz file – fix the zip error.
4. Restart Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign - then enable the plugin.
UI Builder and Virtual Scripts Install
Read our online guide to learn how to install the UI Builder elements and the Virtual Scripts templates - learn more.
Unable to extract the content from zxp tried evrything help me out
Please contact us: //exportkit.com/contact – and support will guide you with your issue. We have found that some users have modified the .zip file before its copied to the
These are the developer directories for Adobe plugins – so once the files are correctly placed, you can then enable the plugin inside Photoshop: //exportkit.com/learn/getting-started/installation (step 4).
Download: //exportkit.com/downloads (if you have the original zip file, you can simply re-extract from that one).
This still does not seem to allow me to install . Any advice?
We have had a report of this previously
FIX: Re-download the plugin once again and use the solutions (look below in the instructions) with the fresh zip file.
Thanks for the update notice! This is a
Manually Installing Adobe CC Plugins
1. Download the current CC2015 plugin: LightningStorm_CC2015.zxp
APPLE: There is a bug with MAC and zip files where they can run into loops and create a .cpgz file – fix the zip error.
Copy The Extracted Contents
EXAMPLE IMAGE: Your
4. Copy the new folder "
NEW: C:\Users\[user name]\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\CEP\extensions\LightningStorm_CC2015 - use this location for a new install
EXISTING: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions\LightningStorm_CC2015 - use this location if updating from a previous CC version
ALL: ~/Library/Application Support/Adobe/CEP/extensions/LightningStorm_CC2015 - use this location for both new and existing installs
Updating Your Current Plugins
1. Navigate to your Adobe Common Files directory:
WIN: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\
MAC: ~/Library/Application Support/Adobe/
2. In CC2014 extensions were previously stored in
3. It seems Adobe changed their default extension path with the new update to
WIN: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\CEP\extensions
MAC: ~/Library/Application Support/Adobe/CEP/extensions
OPTIONAL: Or you can copy the
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