Click on the Download tab on the website. When on the Software page choose currency, then choose the PC or Mac version to download. You are prompted to Run or Save the installation program. Click the run button if you wish to download and install the program in one step, or click the save button if you prefer to save the setup file to your hard disc for installation later.
Once the downloading process is completed successfully, you may be prompted to install the software. Click “Yes” to start the installation, or locate the installation file, and double click it if you have saved it to your hard drive first.
Mac users should double click the file called yearbooksdirectdesigner.dmg. Then just follow the instructions provided by the installation program to complete. The installation software will prompt you to specify a file path for your installation folder. Do not modify this unless you feel it is necessary and are sure you will remember where you placed the installed files!
Once downloaded and installed, open the software that should be on your desktop. The icon will look like a green square with YBD isnide. Once the software has opened, click on the ‘create new project’ button and select your product. You will then have the opportunity to select your pictures by clicking the green plus button; you can do this by folder or individual photo. Name your project. You will then go through to the creator; this works by dragging and dropping your pictures. Start with page styles, then pictures and finally backgrounds if you wish. Once the product is finished you can then click the green shopping cart button and follow the instructions though to the payment screen. Once the order is finished the files will upload automatically, it is then safe to close the software. Once your project has been uploaded we will arrange a proof to be emailed to you for your approval.