Installation

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Preparation

After purchasing 'Garibaldi Express' for DAZ Studio, download the appropriate installer for your systems platform and have your licence serial number to hand.

The Download for 'Garibaldi Express' for DAZ Studio can be found in the 'Product Library' section of the 'My Account' part of the DAZ 3D website.

Download links on 'Garibaldi Express' on the DAZ Store account page.

The licence serial number is found in the 'My Serial Number' part of the DAZ 3D website.

Location of 'Garibaldi Express' Serial Number on the DAZ Store account page.

Installation

Although the installation of 'Garibaldi Express' is designed to be as easy and intuitive as possible the following provides a detail description of it's nature.

Windows

If you have already installed a previous version of 'Garibaldi Express' please uninstall it before continuing.


First exit DAZ Studio if loaded before proceeding with installation of 'Garibaldi Express'.


To install on Windows load the appropriate installer executable for the version of DAZ Studio installed and follow the simple on screen instructions.


It is highly recommended using the 64 bit version of DAZ Studio if your are running a 64bit operating system.

  • 15878_GaribaldiExpress-32bit-1_0-Setup.exe - For use with DAZ Studio 32bit 4.5.1or newer.
  • 15878_GaribaldiExpress-64bit-1_0-Setup.exe - For use with DAZ Studio 64bit 4.5.1or newer.
First page of the 'Garibaldi Express' Installer.
Final page of the 'Garibaldi Express' Installer after successful installation.

Macintosh

If you have already installed a previous version of 'Garibaldi Express' please uninstall it before continuing.


First quit DAZ Studio if loaded before proceeding with installation of 'Garibaldi Express'.


To install on Macintosh load the appropriate disk image file for the version of DAZ Studio installed.


It is highly recommended using the 64 bit version of DAZ Studio if your are running a 64bit operating system.

  • 15878_GaribaldiExpress-1_0-Mac32.dmg - For use with DAZ Studio 32bit 4.5.1or newer.
  • 15878_GaribaldiExpress-1_0-Mac64.dmg - For use with DAZ Studio 64bit 4.5.1or newer.

In the disk mounted from the 'Garibaldi Express' disk image double click the 'ReadMe' rich text file for installation instructions.

Macintosh 'Garibaldi Express' Mounted Disk Image.


Activation

After successful installation of 'Garibaldi Express' for DAZ Studio on the first load of DAZ Studio you will be presented with a Welcome Dialog box.

Initially you will be presented will a welcome message, click the 'Next' button to proceed to the registration screen. In the registration screen enter your serial number for 'Garibaldi Express' and optionally register your email address.

Check all '0' in the serial numbers have been entered as numeric zeros. All '-' dashes should be retained. Check existing data entered in the serial number and registration fields have been removed before entering new data.

When a valid serial number has been entered click the 'Done' button. You will be presented with a dialog box notifying that you are required to restart DAZ Studio to start using the 'Garibaldi Express' plugin. Close the notification and restart DAZ Studio to start using 'Garibaldi Express'.

Welcome to 'Garibaldi Express' message.
'Garibaldi Express' registration window.
Restart DAZ Studio notification Dialog.

Uninstallation

Windows

First exit DAZ Studio if loaded before proceeding with uninstallation of 'Garibaldi Express'.


To uninstall 'Garibaldi Express' for DAZ Studio the Windows 'Uninstall or Change a Program' Control Panel can be used. The following instructions refer to Windows 7, under other version of Windows the method may vary.


1) Open the Windows 'Control Panels' using the start menu item.

2) Select the 'Uninstall a program' item.

3) In the 'Uninstall or change a program' window double click the 'Garibaldi Express' item from the list.

4) Select Yes when prompted to uninstall 'Garibaldi Express'.

5) You have now have successfully uninstalled 'Garibaldi Express'.


Windows 'Control Panels'.
'Uninstall or change a program' Control Panel.
'Garibaldi Express' Uninstaller window.
'Garibaldi Express' Uninstaller window after successful uninstall.

Macintosh

First quit DAZ Studio if loaded before proceeding with uninstallation of 'Garibaldi Express'.


Locate the 'garibaldiPlugin.dylib' and 'garibaldiShader.sdl' you installed in your DAZ Studio application folder previously, move both these items to the trash.

Troubleshooting

If you are experiencing unexpected results and require additional support contact use via email: contact@garibaldiexpress.com

I've installed the 'Garibaldi Express' plugin but no menu items being displayed in DAZ Studio?

First make sure 'Garibaldi Express' has been installed successfully, a valid serial number has been entered and DAZ Studio has been restarted.


To check if the 'Garibaldi Express' plug-in has loaded correctly open the 'About Installed Plugins' window via the 'Help->About Installed Pugins…' item in the DAZ Studio main menu. In the 'About Installed Plugins' window select the 'Garibaldi Hair System' from the list and verify no errors have occurred.

First page of the 'Garibaldi Express' Installer.

Under some unusual cases the DAZ Studio interface may not update to include the 'Garibaldi Express' menu items. To force the DAZ Studio interface to update select the a different layout in 'Select Layout' window via the 'Window->Workspace->Select Layout…' item from the DAZ Studio main menu, then use the same window to reselect your previous workspace layout choice.

Installing Garibaldi 1.0 on 64bit Windows when 'DAZ Studio' has only ever been installed with the 'DAZ Download Manager'

The Garibaldi Express 1.0 installer for DAZ Studio for 64bit windows may not correctly locate the correct DAZ Studio Installation directory during installation. This only effects some DAZ Studio users that have installed DAZ Studio with the DAZ Download Manger.

The installation location can be corrected during the Garibaldi Express installation process. Changing the 'Destination Folder' to the following in most cases will rectify the situation:

 C:\Program Files\DAZ 3D\DAZStudio4
32bit 'DAZ Studio' Installation Directory on 64bit Machine.
64bit 'DAZ Studio' Installation Directory.

This issue is fixed in the Garibaldi 1.1 installer.

The 'Garibaldi Editor' Viewport UI is not drawing Correctly

Installing a newer graphics card/chipset driver in many cases will fix this issue. Older versions of Windows may not automatically update graphics card drivers as part of the 'Windows Update' feature.

Offical Graphics card/chipset drivers can be found at the following websites depending on model:

Intel: https://downloadcenter.intel.com/

NVIDIA: http://www.geforce.com/drivers

AMD/ATI: http://support.amd.com/en-us/download

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