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Important Knowledge Base Articles
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Orange arrow Will Final Draft run on Windows 10? Nov 16, 2017
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Orange arrow Does Final Draft run on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)? Sep 27, 2017
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Orange arrow Will Final Draft run on macOS 10.12 (Sierra)? Aug 23, 2017
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Orange arrow Final Draft 8 on Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), 10.10 (Yosemite), 10.9 (Mavericks),10.8 (Mountain Lion) or 10.7 (Lion) or quits unexpectedly or throws an "Incorrect Permissions" or other error when I try to install, open or activate. Dec 29, 2017
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Orange arrow Can the Final Draft Writer app for iPhone / iPad open a file written in FD 7 / 6 / 5? May 17, 2017
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Orange arrow How do I move or copy an installation of Final Draft from one computer to another? Dec 26, 2017
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Orange arrow How do I get my script into the Final Draft Writer for iPhone? Sep 11, 2016
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Orange arrow How do I get my script into the Final Draft Writer for iPad? Aug 18, 2017
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Orange arrow I purchased the downloadable version of Final Draft and I need to reinstall. Sep 11, 2016
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Orange arrow Do I need to have an earlier version of Final Draft on my computer to install the FD10 upgrade? Sep 11, 2016
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Orange arrow My computer crashed, how do I reinstall Final Draft? May 23, 2017
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Orange arrow International users: Translate this knowledge base into your language Apr 15, 2015
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