How to install the V8 Update 1

Please follow the three steps (preparation, installation and registration) to successfully install the update.

Important notes

  • The download and installation may take a while because of the size of the newly integrated Corel Version.
  • During installation, the previous CorelDRAW Essentials X6 will be replaced by the new CorelDRAW Graphics Suite SE.
  • Makes sure that no other software is running, when starting the installation.
  • Without internet connection, installation will not start.

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Step 1: Prepare your computer

First, make sure to have Administrator Rights and Internet Connection.
Second, update your Windows operating system, Internet Explorer and Adobe Reader.
 
Minimum System Requirements
Before V8.0K: Intel Core 2 Duo, Internet Explorer 9
Now V8.0T R2: Intel Core i3/5/7, Internet Explorer 11

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Use Internet Explorer 11 as standard browser. Set security settings to medium so the download is not blocked.

In Internet Explorer 11 go to: Extras (Alt X) > Internet Options (t) > Security tab and set the security level to medium-high.

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If not already done, put the BERNINA folder (C:\Program Files (x86)\BERNINA) in the exception or exclusion list of your antivirus software. The support pages explain how this works, for example AVG https://support.avg.com/. For Norton, BERNINA folder must be put in both Scan and Sonar exclusion list. Refer to https://support.symantec.com/

Continue with Step 2