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Silhouette Studio Designer Edition Plus - Overview


Silhouette Studio Designer Edition Plus is an upgraded version of the Silhouette Studio software program that unlocks additional design features in the software.

Designer Edition Plus includes all of the capabilities of the basic Silhouette Studio software. It is not a completely different program but rather an upgraded version that can be purchased at a suggested retail price of $74.99. If you already have the Designer Edition, an upgrade to Designer Edition Plus can be purchased for the upgraded price difference ($25).

Click here for a comparison chart showing the differences between all Silhouette Studio upgrade options.

The following is a list of features included with the Silhouette Studio Designer Edition Plus software.

NOTE: Some of these features may require a software update to access. Icons, display, and user interface may differ from the videos found in links below.

To have access to all of these features, you will need to ensure you are using the latest version of Silhouette Studio and have a Designer Edition license key applied to the software program.

To apply a license key and upgrade to the Designer Edition Plus version:

  1. Open Silhouette Studio
  2. Go to the Help menu
  3. Select Upgrade Silhouette Studio
  4. Enter the following:
    • Designer Plus Edition license key
    • Silhouette account email address
    • Silhouette account password
  5. Click on the "Submit" button

The license key will then be applied and the software will be upgraded immediately.

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