PaintShop Pro
 

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Business Licensing

Change the way the world perceives your business with the photo editing and graphic design power of Corel PaintShop Pro X9. From small design shops to global enterprises, companies invest in PaintShop Pro to help their employees communicate with impact. PaintShop Pro is easy to learn and use, easy to deploy, cost-effective and grows with you as your needs change. PaintShop Pro is also available without a subscription—so we won't handcuff you to onerous monthly or annual bills.

Try PaintShop Pro for free and experience its vast image-editing potential!

  • Photo editing, graphic design and quick fixes
  • Screenshot and annotation tools
  • Support for a huge range of raster or vector image types
  • Opens Adobe PhotoShop (psd) files
  • Network deployable
  • Flexible license management
  • Free training
  • Volume discounts
  • Windows Server 2016 support

PaintShop Pro Corporate License

Pro-quality photo-editing and design software for your best photos ever. Used by businesses in all sectors, including engineering, real estate, travel, eCommerce, legal and banking. In fact, this photo-editing software is ideal for any business that is looking to enhance its product and service image via print, mobile or web communications.

VideoStudio Pro Corporate License

Get your ideas to the screen quickly and easily with fast, easy and fun video-editing software. VideoStudio Pro will enable many financial and public service customers to edit, copy and share corporate training videos, across an entire organization.

WinDVD Corporate License

Bring clarity and theater-like surround sound to your PC with stunning picture quality. With over 300 million copies sold, WinDVD is a leader in video playback and DVD software, and one of the world’s most recognized products.

Corel PaintShop Pro/Adobe Photoshop Comparison

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Features

PaintShop Pro X9 (PSP)

Adobe® Photoshop® CC 2016

Business Terms (All prices in USD$)
Pricing Model Perpetual license (software is licensed forever, for one price) Monthly Subscription
Suggested Retail Price (or 1 year subscription) $79.99 (plus taxes) $119.88 (1 year subscription total)
Price for subsequent years $0 $119.88
Total after 3 years $79.99 (plus taxes) $359.64 or more (depending on subscription price increases)
Software format Download, commercial and education licensing, boxed/retail on a disc Download, commercial and education licensing, Web
Volume licensing price 1 to 4 - $71.99 per unit 5 to 30 - $63.99 per unit $359.88 per unit (1 year subscription total)
Key Capabilities
Professional-quality bitmap and photo editing Yes Yes
Vector graphics Yes Yes
Digital painting/drawing Yes Yes
Portraiture tools Yes Yes
Instant effects and filters Yes No
Levels and Curves Yes Yes
Screenshot Yes No
Supports RAW Yes Yes
XDM Support including support for Intel RealSense Yes No
Compatible with PSD Yes Yes (native Photoshop file format)
Export Edit History Yes Yes
Text tools Yes Yes
High Dynamic Range (HDR) tools Yes Yes (no dedicated HDR module;
more steps than PSP)
Quick adjustment Yes No
Clipping mask Yes (shape & text cutting) Yes
Content-aware fill (Magic Fill) Yes Yes
Quick Selection Yes Yes
Text wrapping Yes (in shape & in selection) Yes in shape)
Text Presets Yes No
Custom Canvases Yes Yes (Artboards)
Project Templates Yes No
Photo management Yes (Manage mode) Yes (separate app – Adobe Bridge)
Face detection/recognition support Yes (Manage) Yes
Geo-tagging support Yes (Manage) Yes
Gradient Fill tool Yes Yes
Dual monitor mode Yes No
Stylus and Graphics Tablet support Yes Yes
Support for automation Yes ("Scripts") Yes ("Actions")
Advanced scripting/automation Yes, using Python Yes, using AppleScript or VBScript
Support for virtualization Yes Yes
Supports Photoshop plugins Yes, to version Adobe Plugin SDK ver 10 Yes
Compatibility
Operating Systems Windows Windows, Mac, Online
Supported file formats

Import formats

AI, BMP, CAL, CALS, CGM, CLP, CMX*, CT, CUR, CUT, DCX, DIB, DRW*, EMF, EPS, GIF, HDP, HGL*, HPG*, IFF, IMG, J2C, J2K, JIF, JP2, JPC, JPE, JPEG, JPG, JPS, JPX, MAC, MPO, MRW, MSP, PBM, PCD*, PCT, PCX, PDF, PGL*, PGM, PIC, PICT, PNG, PNS, PPM, PS, PSD, PSP (PSP image files), RAS, RAW, RIF, RLE, SCT, SVG, SVGZ, TGA, TIF, UFO, WBM, WBMP, WDP, WEBP, WMF, WPG**

Export formats

BMP, CAL, CALS, CLP, CUT, DCX, DIB, EMF, EPS, AI, PS, GIF, HDP, WDP, IFF, IMG, JP2, J2C, J2K, JPC, JPX, JPG, JIF, JPE, JPEG, MAC, MSP, PBM, PCX, PGM, PIC, PPM, PNG, PSD, PSP (PSPIMAGE FILES), RAS, RAW, RIF, RIFF, RLE, SCT, CT, JPS, PNS, TGA, TIF, TIFF, WBMP, WBM, WEBP, WMF

Import/Export formats

Photoshop PSD, Large Document Format PSB, BMP, Cineon, CompuServe GIF, Photoshop DCS 1.0, Photoshop DCS 2.0, DICOM, Photoshop EPS, IFF format, JPEG, JPEG2000, OpenEXR, PCX, Photoshop PDF, Pixar, PNG, Portable Bit Map, Photoshop Raw, Scitex CT, Targa, TIFF, Wireless Bitmap, Photoshop 2.0 (Mac only), PICT (read only), PICT Resource (Mac only, can open only), Radia

3D-related formats

3D Studio (import only), DAE (Collada), Flash 3D* (export only), JPS* (JPEG Stereo), KMZ (Google Earth 4), MPO* (Multi-Picture format), U3D, Wavefront|OBJ

RAW file support Support for over 450 camera models with the following extensions:3FR, ARW, CR2, CRW, DCR, DNG, ERF, K25, KDC, MEF, MOS, NEF, NRW, ORF, PEF, RAF, RW2, SR2, SRF, X3F Yes, hundreds of cameras supported via Adobe Camera RAW
Brush formats supported Yes. PaintShop Pro Brush (.pspbrush), Adobe Photoshop Brush (.abr), Jasc Brush (.jbr) Photoshop brushes only
Audio & video formats supported None by default (handled separately via Corel Photo Video Suite)

Audio import formats: AAC*, AIFF*, M2A*, M4A*, MP2*, MP3*

Video import formats: .264*, 3GP, 3GPP*, AVC*, AVI, F4V*, FLV*, MOV (QuickTime), MPE*, MPEG 1, MPEG 4, MPEG-2 if a decoder is installed (eg. with an Adobe video suite), MTS*, MXF*, R3D*, TS*, VOB*

Video export formats: DPX*, MOV (QuickTime), MP4

Support and training
Supports Photoshop plugins Award-winning In-app Learning Center No
In-app Guided Tour Yes No
Online training videos Yes Yes
Available 1-to-1 or 1-to-many paid training Yes Yes
Tech support Yes Yes
Online user communities Yes Yes
Free trial Yes Yes

* Supported on 32-bit installs only

** WPG (WordPerfect Vector only) is not supported on 64 bit. WordPerfect Bitmap is supported on 64 bit

† Check each vendor's website for the latest and most accurate listing of format support

‡ Adobe and Photoshop are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. Pricing current as at June 2016 and is subject to change. Pricing obtained from the Adobe Photoshop business licensing page: https://creative.adobe.com/plans >'Business' tab >'Select your plan' >'PhotoShop CC' > 'Annual Plan, prepaid' Subscription includes Adobe Lightroom CC and maintenance.