The nCreator is available upon request to existing customers. New customers are asked to design with the Online Designer, Templates or third party software.
Windows users, please see the tutorial below. MAC users please scroll down to the linked video tutorial.
Please note that nCreator is a Desktop program and all projects created are saved on your computer. All files sent to our servers are stored for 3 months before being deleted.
Open the nCreator and select ‘New album'.
Please wait until you get the screen below. Name your project and click the blue arrow at the top to proceed to the next step.
Select your product from the menu on the left and choose a cut-out window for your cover.
Select your photos. Choose a folder from which you want to import images. When you select a folder, you will see a preview of the images in the middle box. You can select a few images by holding the Ctrl button and clicking on certain images, or click the ‘select all’ button below.
Select one of the options and decide on the number of spreads you want your product to have. Then, in the next step, select the background of your pages.
- Design. In the main window view of the program, you may edit and design your pages/spreads, add backgrounds, cliparts, text as well as adding/deleting and changing the page order. You may rotate your photos, fill pages or spreads with one photo or crop your image.
- When you are done creating click the ‘Order’ button. This will send your design to our servers and you will be redirected to our website to finish customising your product (selecting the cover materials and other available add-ons.)
- In the nShop choose the cover material and apply any cover add-ons.
Add the product to your basket, choose the shipment method and finalize your order.
After our specialists verify your order you will receive an email confirming that your order has been received.
Note: If you are designing a Photo Calendar Basic, design it online, through the nShop.
Should you have any questions concerning the designing process, feel free to contact us.
MAC nCreator Video Tutorial
Note: nCreator works with thumbnails, that is why the preview of your project may seem low quality. Your product will be printed with the high-quality images you provided.
Tips & Tricks
To insert a new photo just drag it from the library on the right to the desired location on the page.
To make a picture the background of a page drag the image to the top or bottom edge (of the page).
To quickly apply an image as a spread background drag the image to one of the side edges of the spread.
To change the background colour of your page or spread choose the "Backgrounds" tab from the menu on the left. Choose the type of background color/motive from the drop-down menu.
To insert a colour as the background of a page drag the image to the top or bottom edge (of the page).
To quickly apply colour as a background of a spread drag the image to one of the side edges of the spread.
In some cases, you may get a warning that your picture is of low quality. It is recommended to decrease the size of your image until this note disappears.
yellow exclamation point - your image is of poor quality
red flag - your image is of very poor quality