Monday, April 10, 2017

Accessing your purchased content

Downloading your purchase: 

After you purchase content select the My Downloads page link on

Select the appropriate download link for your product. Windows, Mac or General 

*The general link is a .zip file to use with other software. After it download you will need to extract the file (Windows users: Right - click, choose Extract All) Once extracted you will have a folder with the .jpg & .png images. Drag and drop into desired program or browse to the folder from within the desired program. 

** If you are using Safari or Google Chrome, it will download automatically once clicked. 
***If you are using Internet Explorer or FireFox, you may be prompted to Save or Open, choose Save. 

After downloaded completes the Installer will be in your Downloads folder (unless another location was chosen.)

 Installing your kit download to your MyMemories Suite software: 

Quit out of the software if you have it open. 
After download completes the installer will be in your Downloads folder
Got to your downloads folder (HD or C: /Users//Downloads
Double Click on the kit installer
You may be prompted to install Java if you currently do not have it installed, click Install
You will be prompted to open or run the downloaded application, click Open or Run
If prompted, enter your computer password and click OK. 
Select Next
Select MyMemories Suite (Windows C:/Program Files/ MyMemories Suite) 
Mac: Application / MyMemories Suite
Select Next and let the kit install
Click finish to complete the kit installer

Relaunch the software
 **Your content will be located in 3 sections of the software. Templates, Backgrounds & Embellishments

Open or create your album
Open the background tab under the Control Panel
Click on the add icon
Expand the purchased cagegory
Select the background you want to use and click Add

Embellishments, Quick Pages, Alpha's & Monograms: 
 Open or create your album
Open the backgrounds tab under the Control Panel
Click on the add icon
Expand the purchased category
Select the background you want to use and click Add

Create a new album by clicking on the Template icon(File/New)
Scroll through the list to locate your purchased template, select and click Create. 
You can also add templates pages to an open project by going to the insert menu/Template

**To find out what type of kit you have installed, go to your downloads page, select the kit name, this will display the kit type & category. 
*** You may also use search to locate specific kits by entering the kit name.

 Try this using your existing scrap stash or visit the Design shop for some


1 comment:

FussBudget said...

Nice reminder. Thank you.