How can I tell which version of Final Draft I'm running?

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How can I tell which version of Final Draft I'm running?

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Final Draft 10:

Windows:Go to Help > About Final Draft.

Mac: Go to the Final Draft 10 menu > About Final Draft.

As of December 15, 2016, the current build is 10.0.1, build 44.

Final Draft 9:

Go to Help > Get Help (9.0.6 and later) or Help > Customer Support (9.0.5 and earlier).

The current build is 9.1. How do I update Final Draft 9?

Final Draft 8:

Go to Help > Customer Support.

WINDOWS:

As of October 10, 2011, the current version is 8.0.3 build 120.

MACINTOSH:

As of June 11, 2012, the current version is 8.0.3.1 build 131.

Click HERE for the 8.0.3 / 8.0.3.1 installer; click HERE for FD8 system requirements.

Final Draft 7:

Go to Help > Customer Support. As of October 30, 2006, the current version is 7.1.3 build 42.

IF YOU CAN'T OPEN THE PROGRAM:

Windows: Open This PC / Computer > Local Drive C > Program Files x86 (or Program Files) > Final Draft 9 / 8 / 7 and right-click the Final Draft icon. Choose Properties and then click the Details tab. Windows XP users click the Version tab.

Mac: Open Applications or Macintosh HD > Applications > Final Draft 9 / 8 / 7 and Control+click or right-click the Final Draft icon. Choose Get Info.

NOTE: Live support for Final Draft 7 has been discontinued. You will still be able to install, activate and use FD7 on appropriate computers but email, chat and telephone support is no longer available. Live activation assistance will be available via phone (818-789-6281) and email and chat (links on the left side of this page) until June 14, 2017.


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