Installing PowerScripts

System Requirements

  • Windows PC or Max OSX
  • Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud 2015 or Later Installed
  • An active internet connection.

Installation Steps

Step 1: Download and Install ZXPInstaller

Go to and download and Install ZXPInstaller. Adobe Extensions are in the ZXP format and you will need this program to install them to your computer.

If you are on using a Mac and can not open the Installer because it's from an unidentified Developer, you will need to go to System Preferences > Security and Privacy and unblock ZXPInstaller.

You will have been emailed a link to download the PowerScript Extension

Step 3: Install the Extension

Run the ZXP installer, then Drag and Drop the ZXP file on to the installer window or click on the cube and select the file, this will install the extension to Illustrator.

Step 4: Run Illustrator and start PowerScripts

Run Adobe Illustrator, Then from the window menu choose Extensions > PowerScripts

We recommend docking the PowerScript panel so it will automatically load everytime you start illustrator

Step 5: Accept the Licence Agreement

Step 6: Enter in your registration details

Enter in your name, email, serial number as supplied to you, avoid any spaces before or after the text

Note: You must have an active internet connection.

Step 7: Your activation code will be emailed to you

Check you email for your activation code, if you do not receive it try looking in your spam folder.
DO NOT close this window while you wait the the activation code or else you will need to re-enter your details and get new code sent.

Step 8: Download the PowerScripts

Then first run PowerScripts will check online and prompt to download the latest scripts, Click the download button to install your PowerScripts, then restart Illustrator.