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Installation guides

Installation guide for Premiere Pro CC (all versions including CC 2015 and CC 2014)

1. Installation

Our products come with easy installers.

    • Use “Transition Pack X version x.x.x.exe” for Windows.
    • Use “Transition Pack X version x.x.x.pkg” for Mac OSX.

Please double click the file you want to install and follow the instructions as guided by the installer.

2. Product Activation

  1. Launch Premiere Pro and open a project.
  2. Select one transition of the Transition Pack 1, 2 or 3 and apply it to one of your clips in your sequence timeline.After installation the transitions will be available in Premiere Pro in the Effect Tab under:
    • Effects > Video Transitions > FilmImpact.net TP1 (Use Impact Blur Dissolve to Activate)
    • Effects > Video Transitions > FilmImpact.net TP2
    • Effects > Video Transitions > FilmImpact.net TP3
  3. Select the applied transition in the timeline
  4. Press the ‘Activate’ button below the parameter controls in the Effect Controls tab
  5. You are now opted to either Evaluate, Activate or Buy. Select: Activate
  6. Locate the license file you have been sent
    When you purchased your copy you have been sent an email containing several links.
    One of them is a link to a .License-Key file. Save it to a known location (e.g. your desktop).
    Then select this file and click ‘OK’ or ‘Select’
  7. Congratulations, you have now activated your copy!
  8. Please restart Premiere Pro
Installation guide for Premiere Pro CS6, CS5.5 and CS5

1. Installation

Our products come with easy installers.

    • Use “Transition Pack 1.exe” or “Transition Pack 2.exe” for Windows.
    • Use “Transition Pack 1.pkg” or “Transition Pack 2.pkg” for Mac OSX.

Please double click the file you want to install and follow the instructions as guided by the installer.

2. Product Activation

  1. Launch Premiere Pro and open a project.
  2. Select one transition of the Transition Pack 1, 2 or 3 and apply it to one of your clips in your sequence timeline.After installation the transitions will be available in Premiere Pro in the Effect Tab under:
    • Effects > Video Transitions > FilmImpact.net TP1 (Use Impact Blur Dissolve to activate)
    • Effects > Video Transitions > FilmImpact.net TP2
    • Effects > Video Transitions > FilmImpact.net TP3
  3. Select the applied transition in the timeline
  4. Press the ‘Activate’ button below the parameter controls in the Effect Controls tab
  5. You are now opted to either Evaluate, Activate or Buy. Select: Activate
  6. Locate the license file you have been sent        When you purchased your copy you have been sent an email containing several links.
    One of them is a link to a .License-Key file. Save it to a known location (e.g. your desktop).
    Then select this file and click ‘OK’ or ‘Select’
  7. Congratulations, you have now activated your copy!
  8. Please restart Premiere Pro
Installation guide for Final Cut Pro 5, 6 and 7

1. Open the downloaded disk image.

2. Drag the FilmImpact.net filters into the plugin folder like indicated:

install_screen

3. Restart FCP.

Installation troubleshooting

Unable to open the License Key File

The .License-Key file can only be opened by our plugins inside Premiere Pro. Please make sure you download the file to your computer first (eg. to your Downloads). Then start the activation procedure as described above.

The transitions are not showing up in Premiere Pro

1. Premiere Pro CC 2015 and CC 2014

Make sure you are using the latest version of our software.
Go to www.filmimpact.net/updates and download the latest version.


2. Premiere Pro CC

The V3 plugins requires Premiere Pro CC to be updated to the latest version (version 7.1 or higher).
Please make sure you have updated Premiere Pro using the Creative Cloud Desktop Application.


3. Premiere Pro CS6, CS5.5 and CS5

Make sure you have selected the right components during product installation. Premiere Pro CS6, CS5.5 and CS5 are not selected by default. 


4. Reset the plugin loading cache

  1. Close Premiere Pro
  2. Launch Premiere Pro once while holding the shift key
    This will take a little more time as Premiere Pro rebuilds the plugin cache
The 'demo' watermark is still visible after activation.

The first step to clear the watermarks is to activate your copy. Product activation can be found in the Installation Guides above. 

When you have activated our products, you may still experience some ‘demo’ watermarks if you have made some preview renders while our product was in demo-mode. Premiere Pro is still showing these render files.

The solution is to delete the render files: In the menu select ‘Sequence’ > ‘Delete render files’

Premiere Pro is showing duplicated transitions in the effects list

After installing our products using the Adobe Exchange or the Adobe Extension Manager, you may find duplicated transitions in the effects list after an update. In order to solve this situation, please use our new installers available on our update portal:

Other questions

Where can I find the Impact Dissolve?

The Impact Dissolve can be found in your effect browser under Video Transitions > Dissolve

Note: You do need to have the latest version of Transition Pack 1 installed.

Lost your license key(s)?

In order to re-download your license keys, please navigate to:

Retrieve your license key(s)

Lost your product downloads?

In order to re-download your copy, please navigate to:

Product downloads and updates

In order to re-download your license keys, please navigate to:

Retrieve your license key(s)

Licensing: How many computers can I install one license on?

You may use one single licensed copy of our software on one desktop computer and one notebook/laptop computer.

Two desktop computer would require two licenses.

How do I transfer a license to another computer

Transferring your license to another machine basically covers three steps:

  1. Remove your copy from your older machine.
    Use our removal tool to do so:

  2. Download and install the latest version of our products.
    The latest version are available at www.filmimpact.net/updates

  3. Activate your Copy.
    Product activation procedure can be found in the installation instructions on top of this page.
How do I get notified of updates?

Our V3 plug-ins can show version information and check for updates when you are connected to the internet.
To see if you are up-to-date you can push the small ‘setup’ button in the Effects Controls Tab like indicated below:

Setup-Button

You may also visit our update portal:
www.filmimpact.net/updates

How to un-install?

To remove our products from a system, please use our removal tool:

This will remove our plugins and any installed license(s)

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