The Print Shop 4.0 User Guide

This User Guide is designed to help you learn the software. Be sure to also check out the Video Tutorials and the Blog for additional ideas. To access the User Guide, either click on a topic to the left, choose a commonly accessed topic below, or search for a topic above.

In addition to the information available in The Print Shop 4.0 User Guide, Technical support is also available if you encounter an issue with the software. Solutions to common technical issues can be found using these links, or if necessary report a problem to our Support team.

System Requirements

Operating System:  Windows Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, and Windows® 10¹

Processor Speed: Intel® processor (or equivalent AMD® processor) 2.0 GHz or faster


Hard Drive Space: 2.0GB²

Optical Drive: DVD-ROM drive

Display:  32 MB video card, 1024x768, 32-bit color

Multimedia & Prerequisites: DirectX® 9.0c or higher, sound card, and speakers. Software: Microsoft® .NET Framework v4.0(included on DVD), Browser: Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 7.0 or higher, Windows® compatible printer (monochrome or color)

Supported Input Devices:  Windows® compatible mouse & keyboard

Internet access: 1.5Mbps broadband or faster and Internet Service Provider account required³.

¹Administrator privileges are required to properly install the program on Windows Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, and Windows® 10.

²System Configuration: The amount of hard-disk space required can vary if you already have one or more required components installed on your system. Adjustments to your system configuration and/or updates to the hardware component drivers may be required.

³User is responsible for all Internet access fees and phone charges.

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