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IMPORTANT! Before we begin, please
and read. If
you are having problems with your brushes and have not read this,
please do not email me.
tutorial was done using PSP 8. It is intended to serve as a learning tool. You
will learn how to import custom brushes into PSP 8, 9 and X.
instructions are only valid to load brushes into PSP 8, PSP 9 and
You need to download the brushes into a TEMPORARY folder NOT YOUR
PSP BRUSH FOLDER!.
* Most brushes are in a zip file.
You will need a program like Winzip to
unzip the file. You can get Winzip
* After you have
unzipped the file into a TEMPORARY folder (NOT YOUR PSP BRUSH FOLDER), open PSP 8 and do
the following :
File, Import, Custom Brush.
* Now make sure you are pointing to the
folder you downloaded them to and click on open.
* Select the file or files you want to add and double left
click to open the file.
* Now select Add All and then
should now be able to select the new brush in PSP 8, PSP 9 and PSP
X. If you do not
see the brushes, exit PSP and then go back into it, then select
the brush. If you are new to the site please make sure you take
a look at the custom brushes I made and am offering for free. They
are original, mouse drawn brushes.
I hope you enjoyed this tutorial and if you have any questions or problems, don't
hesitate to email me.