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Corel PaintShop Photo Pro

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Memory and CPU hog, awful color scheme"

    February 22, 2010  |   By alegr

    Pros

    Can (almost) open latest .PSD format

    Cons

    Uses some awful "optimizer" during installation, which burns 100% CPU for 10 minutes. After installation, the program would hang on startup while consuming 100% of CPU for a few minutes.When I opened a .PSD file, uses 500MB of RAM. Hangs on save.

    Summary

    PSP 7 was the best. Then Corel took over and fouled it.

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