Silhouette Connect® plug-in overview
Silhouette Connect® Overview
The Silhouette Connect® plug-in allows users to send projects to the Silhouette electronic cutting tool directly from Adobe Illustrator® or CorelDRAW® and includes the ability to add registration marks for "print & cut" jobs that work with the Silhouette machine's registration mark sensor.
The Silhouette Connect® plug-in license key is offered at a cost of $39.99. The license allows the user to utilize the plug-in on up to three different computers. Once installed, the Silhouette Connect® plug-in is accessed inside the Adobe Illustrator® or CorelDRAW® programs. Proper installation of the plug-in requires Adobe Illustrator® or CorelDRAW® to be installed on the computer before installing Connect. Purchase of the Silhouette Connect® plug-in does not include the Adobe Illustrator® or CorelDRAW® software.
The Silhouette Connect® plug-in license can be purchased here, https://www.silhouetteamerica.com/shop/software-and-download-cards/silhouette-connect-items
Once the license is purchased, the plug-in can be downloaded here https://www.silhouetteamerica.com/software#silhouette-connect
The license key should be applied during the installation process, when prompted.
Compatible Vector Programs:
Adobe Illustrator®* CS4 – CS6, CC, CC2014, CC2015, CC2017, CC2018
CorelDRAW®** X4 - X8, and 2017
* Does not support illegal copies of Illustrator
** Full version only. Does not support "Home and Student", "Essentials" edition, or illegal copies of CorelDRAW
Compatible OS Versions:
Mac® - OS X 10.7 and higher
PC - Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Compatible Cutting Units:
Silhouette CAMEO® (Original)
Silhouette CAMEO® 2
Silhouette CAMEO® 3
Silhouette Portrait® 2
Graphtec Craft ROBO (CC100 - CC300 series only)