Since version 3.5, hale studio supports the installation of third-party plugins
via so-called update sites. These update sites can be hosted on the internet
or reside on your local disk.
To install a new hale studio plugin, open the software installation dialog
Help|Install new software... menu item and select the
appropriate update site from the list.
If the update site is not in the list, click
Add... to add it.
You can add update sites that reside locally on your hard drive via the
After selecting the update site, proceed by checking the plugins or components
that you wish to install and click
Next. The following screen
allows you to review what is going to be installed. Click
once again to proceed.
If the plugins to be installed require it there will be a license review
dialog following where you need to click
I accept the terms of the license
agreement before you can continue. Click
Finish to complete the
In case you are installing unsigned plugins, hale studio will issue a security warning.
Install anyway to proceed with the installation.
Once the installation is completed, hale studio will ask you to restart the application to apply the changes. The restart is necessary for the newly installed plugins to be available.