The Print Shop® Deluxe 21 Read Me

Windows® 98/2000/Me, Windows® XP

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Table of Contents

1.       Minimum System Requirements

2.       Installing The Print Shop 21

3.       Running The Print Shop 21

4.       Getting Help with The Print Shop 21

 

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1. Minimum System Requirements

 

  • Windows 98/2000/Me or Windows XP
  • 128 MB RAM
  • 500 MHz Pentium® III or faster
  • 8x CD-ROM drive or faster
  • 800 x 600 display, 16-bit High Color
  • Minimum 850 MB hard-disk space (Recommended: 250 MB of hard-disk space free after installation)*
  • Microsoft® .NET Framework v1.1 (included on CD)
  • Instant Expressions requires Microsoft® Windows Messenger version 4.6 or higher, or MSN Instant Messenger version 4.7 or higher
  • CD Burning requires a CD-R/RW or a DVDR/RW drive
  • 33.6 Kbps modem or faster and Internet Service Provider account required
  • Windows compatible sound device
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 5.5 or higher
  • Windows compatible printer (monochrome and color).
  • System Configuration: The amount of hard-disk space required can vary if you already have one or more required components (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer) installed on your system. If needed, Microsoft Internet Explorer requires an additional 50 MB hard-disk space. Adjustments to your system configuration and/or updates to the hardware component drivers may be required.
  • User is responsible for all Internet access fees and phone charges.

 

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2.       Installing The Print Shop 21

  1. Close all applications and dialog boxes, then begin at the active Windows desktop.
  2. Insert the Install CD-ROM (or DVD) into the CD/DVD-ROM drive.

 

Note: If the installation process doesn't begin, click Start, choose Run, and then in the Open list box type D:\setup.exe, substituting D with your CD/DVD-ROM drive letter.

 

  1. Follow the onscreen instructions to install The Print Shop.
  2. At the end of the installation process, you will be asked to register. 
  3. Once registration is complete, you must restart your computer (not required for Windows 2000/XP).

 

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3. Running The Print Shop 21

  1. At the active Windows desktop, double-click The Print Shop 21 icon.
  2. Or, click Start, choose Programs, select The Print Shop 21, and then click The Print Shop 21. 

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4.       Getting Help with The Print Shop 21

For more information on using The Print Shop 21, review the following:

From the Project Picker:

Note: The Project Picker will appear when first launching The Print Shop 21.  To return to the Project Picker later, click the File menu and choose New.

  • Click Getting Started for a quick introduction to The Print Shop 21.
  • Click Help Center to browse the widest range of Help resources, including step-by-step Tutorials, links to online resources, and The Print Shop's Help System. The Getting Started tutorials are a good way to get familiar with The Print Shop.

From the Design Desk:

  • Click the Help menu and choose Help Contents to view an index of all Help topics.
  • Click the Help menu and choose Technical Support to view online resources such as How-To articles and updates to The Print Shop 21.
  • Press F1 anywhere in The Print Shop for help relating to your current task.

From our Online Support:

 

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