How to Download Microsoft Picture it

By Tammy Clevenger

Microsoft Picture It! is a photo-editing utility created by Microsoft and distributed by various online vendors. The application is a powerful image-editing program used for digital camera photo processing. Features include color correction, exposure editing and a library of templates. To download Microsoft Picture It! version 10, access one of the distributors (see Resources) and purchase the software online. The standard version of the application is approximately $23 USD, and the premium version is approximately $170 USD. The Microsoft Digital Imaging Starter Edition is a similar, lightweight application offered as a free download from Microsoft (see Resources).

Step 1

Open an Internet browser such as Internet Explorer or Firefox.

Step 2

Enter the URL for one of the versions of Microsoft Picture It! (see Resources).

Step 3

Purchase the software, if desired. To purchase, click the "Add to Cart" button. Provide payment and shipping information. After the transaction has been approved, the page will redirect to the download area or an e-mail with further instructions will be sent to the purchaser.

Step 4

Follow the instructions to download and save the installation file to the hard drive.

Step 5

Double-click the installation file to begin the installation.

Step 6

Follow the dialog prompts to complete the installation.