Many of our valued customers are Mac users, so we feel it is important to let you know how this Mac OS update will affect your version of Final Draft software. Final Draft version 8 Users: A FREE update for version 8 users will be available at www. If you plan to upgrade your operating system to Without the update, changes in the new Mac OSX
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Many of our valued customers are Mac users, so we feel it is important to let you know how this Mac OS update will affect your version of Final Draft software. Final Draft version 8 Users: A FREE update for version 8 users will be available at www. If you plan to upgrade your operating system to Without the update, changes in the new Mac OSX Once you update your version 8 software, you can activate and run the Final Draft application on your Mac. The new OS will not allow the Final Draft application to run for other users on a given computer unless those users also install and activate Final Draft while logged in under their own user name.
If you do not intend to upgrade your OS to Wait, huh? Yes, that does seem sub-optimal. The included URL takes you to a placeholder page saying that a revised version 8. So it seems odd to include it as a clickable link.
But the email was so strangely written that many colleagues assumed it was just Final Draft trying to upsell longtime screenwriters clinging to their old versions. Their own knowledge base article is much more clear-cut: Not yet. We expect to release Final Draft v. The new version has been engineered to run on OS X If you have v. The current version of Final Draft 8 is not activatable on this new operating system. Final Draft v. The free 8. Much better, right?
Movie Magic Screenwriter is drawing the same line in the sand: They say the current version 6. Which, if you think about it, is a significant amount of functionality lost. Except in this footnote.
It is not possible to activate any of these versions on any computer. All registered users of Final Draft 8 and older are eligible for the upgrade to Can Final Draft 11 / 10 / 9 / 8 open scripts written in older versions of Final Draft. Updating your copy of Final Draft 9 will NOT affect your scripts, which are saved separately on your hard drive. You do not need to deactivate. Close Final Draft, if it’s open;; Open a Finder window, click Go from the menu bar at the top Move all three files to the Trash;; Open FD10 / 9 and try to activate.
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Moved the activation process to a cloud server for more reliable up time. Changed menus and messages to reflect Final Draft 9. Made the Final Draft import. Use File Final Draft XML .fdx. Now, you can give that file to a Final Draft 9 or 10 user and they can open it into their program. Final Draft automatically formats your script to industry standards as you write so you can focus on what’s important – story and character. Works seamlessly with the Final Draft Mobile app for iPhone and iPad (sold 9 offers from $