Text Instructions

Step 1: Go to File>User Preferences then choose the Addons category at the top. At the bottom of the page, click the "Install from File" button

1 user preferences install from file

1 user preferences install from file

Step 2: Locate the zip ending in _addon.zip file on your harddrive, then click "Install from File"
 

2 addon zip install

2 addon zip install

Step 3: Click the checkbox on right of the addon to enable it. Then click the arrow to expand the addon preferences

3 checkbox

3 checkbox

 

For Ultimate and Lite Only

 

Step 4: In the box that opens, click the Install HDRs from zip button at the bottom.

4 install hdr button

4 install hdr button

Step 4: Locate on your hard drive the zips ending in _HDR. The Ultimate version will have 5 and Lite 3.

5 selecting hdr zips

5 selecting hdr zips

Step 6: A box will appear warning that it may hang while installing, just click okay.

6 freeze warning

6 freeze warning

 Step 6: A tick should appear in the Preferences, indicating that the installation of all 94 HDRs are successful.

7 tick appears

7 tick appears

 If the tick doesn't appear:

-Make sure you're installing the right files for the right version. Ultimate has 5 zips, Lite has 3 and the demo only has 1.
-Try selecting and installing the zips one at a time.                                                                                                                                                                            -Close Blender, reopen it and re-enable the addon

Still not working? Email support@blenderguru.com and we'll walk you through it.

 

Feature Update for Pro-Lighting: Skies v1.1

How to Add Your Own Skies

(Note: This feature will only work in Ultimate or Lite, not the demo)