Knowledge Base: ✪ Getting Started

  • Youzign Integration

    You can now retrieve and use your Youzign designs inside the Gifzign app. Thanks to the Gifzign Youzign swift integration. Here is how to connect the 2 accounts:

    1. Log into your Gifzign web platform dashboard.

     

    2. Go to the Youzign integration section, bottom right

     

    3. Click on Edit Settings

     

    4. Enter your Youzign Public Key and Token (you can find them from your Youzign profile) then click on Save & Connect

     

    5. Now load up your Gifzign desktop app, and click on Graphics

     

    6. Click on the Youzign icon, and your designs will be

  • Dashboard Overview

    Once you have activated Gifzign you will be presented with the Gifzign Editor Dashboard.

    From here you can:

    - view a list of all your GIFs: note, your GIFS are also saved in your Documents>MyGIFs folder on your computer.
    - create a new GIF: see the conversion options here
    - preview a GIF: opens a looping preview of your GIF in a popup
    - delete a GIF: deletes your GIF permanently
    - download your GIF: save your GIF to your desktpp
    - add a mockup frame to your GIF

  • How to install (or update) Gifzign on PC

    1. Go to the Gifzign Dashboard

    2. Click on the Download button 

    Important Note: Before you proceed,should you still have a previous version of Gifzign on your PC, you may want to uninstall it first to avoid any error or issues upon installation. 

    3. Open the .zip

    4. Go to your Downloads folder and right-click on Gifzign.exe and select on Open or Run as administrator.

    You may also see an alert window preventing you to open the app. It's important to take note of this step as sometimes Windows detect the installer as an app that comes from an unknown developer.

    So you can just click on the pop up

  • How to install (or update) Gifzign on Mac

    1. Go to the Gifzign Dashboard

    2. Click on the Download button 

    Important Note: Before you proceed, should you still have a previous version of Gifzign on your Mac, you may want to uninstall it first to avoid any error or issues upon installation. 

    3. Open the .zip

    4. Go to your Downloads folder and right-click on Gifzign.dmg and select on Open.

    It may happen that you get an "Unknown Developer" prompt.

    If that's the case, Ifollow through by pressing right-click > Open, you should be able to see like this window and  proceed:

    5. Wait for the application to Install and follow the steps.

    Click on Continue. 

  • How to activate your copy of Gifzign

    Once you have downloaded and installed Gifzign, you will need to activate your copy using your API key. This allows you to receive new features, fixes and updates for Gifzign.

    Note: you may only install and activate Gifzign on two computers you own maximum. 

    1. Go to the Gifzign Dashboard

    2. Copy your API key

    3. Open the Gifzign Software on your computer and enter your API key to activate it

    Note: you may only activate Gifzign on two computers you own.