Holiday Lights Designer

Holiday Lights Designer

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  • Date Added:
    January 31, 2009
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  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista

Editors' Review

For at least a few houses in every neighborhood, putting up holiday lights is a serious artistic endeavor. This program allows users to create a rough draft, stringing virtual lights on a picture of a home, office, or anything else that needs decoration. The application allows users to experiment with various bulbs and decorations, try out different blink speeds, choose the time of day, or apply effects that make it appear to be foggy or snowing. In our tests, the lighting appeared quite realistic, with a simple interface that allowed strings of lights to be virtually hung with only a few clicks. For users who want to skip the hassle of hanging lights in real life, pictures can be printed or e-mailed. We had a few quibbles with the program's design, however. The program window can be enlarged only when previewing a result. The application is resource-intensive, and may slow down even powerful systems. The demo version disables many useful features. Nevertheless, we would happily recommend the program to ambitious holiday decorators who want to try out a design before climbing on the ladder.
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User Reviews

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  • 5 stars

    "Great program for the Christmas freaks, I am one too."

    December 30, 2008   |   By traveler911

    Version: Holiday Lights Designer 4


    Able to bring pics of your house, or building and overhead shot of the lot. Place your lights and see what they will look like ON your house.


    Lacks side photo area


    If you are planning on putting up several strings of lights, with or without a sequencer this will save you time. If you are planning on using a sequencer, then this is a must have.

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  • 4 stars

    "product is ok"

    December 23, 2008   |   By hunter3695

    Version: Holiday Lights Designer 4


    What is nice about this product is that you can put a photo of your house and decorate it different ways.


    What i don't like is that when you put lights up they show up as dots and the way they blink, not sure if you can adjust them the way you would like it.

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    Full Specifications

    What's new in version 4
    Version 4 adds Yard - A ground surface to create more sense of depth in the projects.
    Publisher Holidaysoft
    Publisher web site
    Release Date July 11, 2008
    Date Added January 31, 2009
    Version 4
    Category Screensavers & Wallpaper
    Subcategory Screensavers
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows, Windows XP
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 79.92MB
    File Name cnetsetup.exe
    Total Downloads 20,280
    Downloads Last Week 25
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations 30-day trial
    Price $49.99

    Previous Versions:

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