How to Install Photoshop Actions

Preparation

You will need the following items before you can install Photoshop actions.

  • A Mac or PC
  • Photoshop

Instructions

There are 2 easy methods to install Photoshop Actions.

Installation Method 1 (this one is super easy)

  1. Locate the Photoshop actions file (.atn) you would like to install.

2. Double click the .atn file. This will automatically launch Photoshop and install the actions.

3. Navigate to the Actions window (Window > Actions). A new folder containing one or more actions should be there.

 

Installation Method 2 (this one is only slightly less easy than method 1)

1. Launch Photoshop

2. Navigate to the Actions window (Window > Actions), and click the horizontal lines near the top right of the Actions window.

3. In the resulting menu, click "Load Actions".

5. Locate the Photoshop actions file (.atn) you would like to install, and click "Open" on the bottom right of the window.

6. Your Actions are now installed. Navigate to the Actions window (Window > Actions) and find a new folder containing one or more actions should be there.

 

That’s it! Your actions are now ready to use.