Once you have Photo to Movie on a CD or as a downloaded disk image (.dmg), zip file (.zip), or installer file (.msi), you should install it on your computer.

If you're using Photo to Movie on Mac OS, it requires Mac OS X 10.4.9 or later.

If you're using Photo to Movie on Windows, it requires Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP. Photo to Movie will also utilize QuickTime if it is installed.

We recommend a 1.25GHz machine with at least 1GB of memory and 128MB VRAM. A faster machine with more memory will make Photo to Movie perform better, especially during preview and rendering.

To install Photo to Movie on Windows

  1. On Windows, run the installer (.msi) from the CD or the download. You can optionally install QuickTime to include more movie format options. QuickTime is available on Apple Computer's web site. Launch Photo to Movie from the Start menu.

  2. On Mac OS, drag the application from the disk image (.dmg) or from the CD to your Applications folder. Launch Photo to Movie from the Applications folder.

  3. Choose Enter License Key... from the Photo to Movie menu (Mac OS) or the Help menu (Windows).

    License key window
  4. Locate your license key.If you purchased online, you should have received it immediately after your purchase and also in an e-mail. If you purchased a retail version, your license key is either located on the CD sleeve of the application CD or on the inside cover of this guide. Your license key is either located on the CD sleeve of the application CD or on the inside cover of this guide.

  5. Enter your name, organization, and e-mail into the field in the license key window. Pay careful attention to the e-mail address since it will be used to replace your license key if you lose it.

  6. Click the Add button below the list of license keys to add a license key. Enter your license key in the dialog that appears and press OK.

  7. If you purchased a retail version you will be asked to register online in order to qualify for upgrades and in case you lose your license key. If you do not have internet access, please email us from another computer to receive instructions on completing your registration without registering online.

  8. You will be asked to register online in order to qualify for upgrades and in case you lose your license key. If you do not have internet access, please email us from another computer to receive instructions on completing your registration without registering online.

  9. Please contact us at software@lqgraphics.com if you have any trouble with the installation process.