PicFindr FAQ

You can find the answers to frequently asked questions regarding PicFindr below.

  • General Information
    • What does PicFindr do?
    • What are the main resources PicFindr takes pictures from?
    • What are the tech requirements for PicFindr?
  • Features
    • How to download images to my Mac?
    • How to choose the quality of the picture I want to download?
    • How to set an image on the desktop?
    • How to add an image to Favorites?
    • How to add an image to a Collection?
  • Activation
    • How to activate PicFindr with Universal license?
    • How to reset the activation for PicFindr within the Universal License?
  • Customer Support
    • How to uninstall PicFindr on Mac?
    • How to reinstall PicFindr?
    • Is PicFindr safe to use?
    • Can I activate one PicFindr license on more than one Mac?
    • The file/link doesn’t work, what to do?

What does PicFindr do?

PicFindr is a Mac app that allows you to search for and download copyright-free high-res images from all over the Internet — all in 1 app. You also may choose and set a desktop picture from 3.1 million images available in the app, add images to Favorites, or create your own Collections.

What are the main resources PicFindr takes pictures from?

PicFindr takes pictures from Pexels and Pixabay.

What are the tech requirements for PicFindr?

PicFindr requires a computer with macOS 11 (Big Sur) and higher.

How to download images to my Mac?

To download images using PicFindr you need to

  • Open the PicFindr app
  • Click on any desired image
  • Click on the blue “Download” button on the Sidebar (The sidebar for the image will be opened on the right side of the app interface after you click on the image).

Or:

  • In the Sidebar hover your mouse over the image >>> the "Preview" button will appear
  • Click on the “Preview” button
  • In the image window, click on the "Downloads" button.

How to choose the quality of the picture I want to download?

  • Near the “Download” button there is a drop-up arrow. Click on it
  • Select the image format (JPEG/PNG)
  • Choose the desired image quality (Small/Medium/Large/Original)
  • After that, downloading process will start automatically.

How to set an image on the desktop?

  • Open the PicFindr app
  • Click on any image
  • Click on the “Set Desktop Picture” button on the Sidebar (Sidebar for the image will be opened on the right side of the app interface after you click on the image)
  • Wallpapers would be changed automatically.

Or:

  • In the Sidebar hover your mouse over the image >>> the "Preview" button will appear
  • Click on the “Preview” button
  • In the image window, click on the "Set Desktop Picture" button.

How to add an image to Favorites?

  • Open the PicFindr app
  • Hover your mouse over any image
  • Click on the “Heart” button >>> click on the “Add to Favorites” option.

After pressing the “Heart” button again >>> “Remove from Favorites” – the image will disappear from the Favorites.

How to add an image to a Collection?

  • Open the PicFindr app
  • Hover your mouse over any image
  • Click on the “Heart” button >>> click on the “Add to Collection” button >>> in the drop-up list click on the button "New Collection"
  • Then type a name for your new collection
  • After that, the image will be added to the collection.

How to activate PicFindr with Universal License?

In order to properly activate PicFindr with your Universal License, please follow the steps below:

  • Go to Subscription Manager.
  • Enter the email address you have used to purchase the app.
  • You will receive a "Softorino Access Link" to that email.
  • Follow that link "Go to my Dashboard" from your letter, and you will be redirected to your Subscription Management page.
  • Locate the app you want and download the latest version.
  • To activate the app with your Universal License, simply click on the blue button "ACTIVATE" next to the desired app.

How to reset the activation for SYC PRO within the Universal License?

In order to properly reset the activation for PicFindr with your Universal License, please follow the steps below:

  • Go to Subscription Manager.
  • Enter the email address you have used to purchase the app.
  • You will receive a "Softorino Access Link" to that email.
  • Follow that link "Go to my Dashboard" from your letter, and you will be redirected to your Subscription Management page.
  • Locate the app you want and download the latest version.
  • To reset the activation of the app with your Universal License, simply click on the blue button "RESET LICENSE" next to the desired app.

How to uninstall PicFindr on Mac?

If you want to uninstall PicFindr on a Mac computer, do the following:

Drag the .app bundle into the trash. Despite this, some leftover files will still remain in your system. In this case, download the free AppCleaner app and remove PicFindr completely.

How to reinstall PicFindr?

Firstly, uninstall the app completely using AppCleaner app.

After that, install PicFindr using the link: https://softorino.com/picfindr/download/

Is PicFindr safe to use?

Yes. All communications between your web browser and Softorino, as well as between our products and servers, are secured by SSL encryption. You can also read more about our privacy policy and safety.

Can I activate one PicFindr license on more than one Mac?

No. One Universal Licence can be used only for one Mac. But you can install our other apps coved by Universal Licence on your Windows computer.

The file/link doesn’t work, what to do?

Please, contact our support team regarding this issue

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