New computer or reinstalled OS?

If I get a new computer or upgrade my operating system and lose ArtRage, can I reinstall it? Yes. You can redownload ArtRage Vitae from the Microsoft or Apple App Stores at any time. If you have an earlier version (ArtRage 6 or earlier), as long as you have the serial number, you can re-download […]

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Update ArtRage to the latest version?

How do I update ArtRage to the latest version? Incremental updates are provided freely from time to time for our products. The latest versions may contain bug fixes and/or enhancements, etc. If you bought your copy through an App Store or Steam,  updates should be installed automatically.  For older versions, (ArtRage 6 or earlier) to […]

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How to recover a damaged ArtRage painting

How can I rescue a PTG painting that won’t open in ArtRage? If you receive an error message and are unable to open a PTG file, then it probably means that your ArtRage painting was were corrupted at some point. Damaged PTG files usually result from interrupted saves (for example, if the computer shuts down […]

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What Systems and Languages ArtRage Supports

The current versions of ArtRage support the following systems and languages. Note that if your language is not supported, ArtRage will default to English, and ArtRage for Windows or macOS allows you to manually select an alternative language from the list of ones it supports: Windows or macOS: ArtRage Vitae and ArtRage 6 support: Systems: […]

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How do I change the type of paint cursor I see?

To change the cursor in ArtRage, open the Edit Menu, select Preferences, then Cursors. You can select from the three different cursor types here. You can also use the keyboard shortcuts 1,2 and 3 at any time to change to the precise, outline and tool cursors respectively. […]

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Problems with Tablet input in ArtRage on Windows

If you are experiencing problems with ArtRage not reacting to the pressure of you strokes or not painting at all when using a stylus please follow the troubleshooting steps below. For any other problem please Contact us and we’d be happy to help. Checking ArtRage Input Settings for Stylus Type.ArtRage supports two different types of […]

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How do I set up a painting for printing? Understanding DPI

The Short Answer When you create a painting that you want to print in ArtRage for Windows or macOS, follow these steps to make sure it will be the right size when printed: Select the ‘Print Size’ tab at the top of the New File panel. Enter the physical dimensions you want the printed image […]

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How do I Import and Export Images (Windows / macOS)?

Importing Images You can import a standard image file to use as the basis of a new painting by opening the File menu and choosing ‘Import Image File’. Images can also be imported to existing paintings as a new layer by choosing ‘Import Image to layer’ in the File menu. After importing the image, you […]

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