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How to install and update

  1. Before installing the application, log into your computer with “System Administrator” authority, quit all other applications.
  2. The software may access the internet to confirm the license, show updates, and check for new updates. Personal information will not be transmitted.

For full instructions of installation, uninstallation and full license registration, refer to the

For Windows

  1. Clicking the Download button starts the download. Click [Save] button to save the file in a location easy to identify, such as the desktop.
  2. Launching the setup program. Double click [CSP_1XXw_setup.exe].
    Install icon
  3. Follow the prompts on the installation screens.
    Setup
  4. When using a purchased version, select the language that correlates to the serial number.
    * The English, Korean, French, Spanish and German serial number share the same format and thus, either can be chosen.
    Setup
  5. The installation completes.
    When the installation completion screen appears, click [Finish]. Now, the installation of CLIP STUDIO PAINT is done.
    Setup

Launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT

Please launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT through the CLIP STUDIO application.

  1. Launch CLIP STUDIO
    Double click the CLIP STUDIO application icon.
    Install icon
  2. Launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT
    After launching CLIP STUDIO, click [PAINT].
    Setup
  3. CLIP STUDIO PAINT launches.

For mac OS

  1. Double click the [CSP_1XXm_app.pkg] icon after downloading.
    Install icon
  2. Follow the prompts on the installation screens.
    Setup
  3. When using a purchased version, select the language that correlates to the serial number.
    * The English, Korean, French, Spanish and German serial number share the same format and thus, either can be chosen.
    Setup
  4. The installation completes.
    When the installation completion screen appears, click [Finish]. Now, the installation of CLIP STUDIO PAINT is done.
    Setup

Launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT

Please launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT through the CLIP STUDIO application.

  1. Launch CLIP STUDIO
    Double click the CLIP STUDIO application icon.
    Install icon
  2. Launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT
    After launching CLIP STUDIO, click [PAINT].
    Setup
  3. CLIP STUDIO PAINT launches.

About the initial startup

License registration is required when launching CLIP STUDIO PAINT for the first time.Registering your license enables all the features in CLIP STUDIO PAINT.

  1. Launch CLIP STUDIO PAINT
  2. Enter the serial number
    Setup
    The screen for entering the serial number is displayed. Enter the serial number of your product. Click [Register License].
  3. Checking the license for registration. Select [Verify license right now].
    Setup
  4. Select a license registration method. Select [Perform automatically].
    Setup
  5. License registration completes. Clicking [OK] launches CLIP STUDIO PAINT.