StarSpikes Pro 3 8BF Filter Plug-in Download

StarSpikes Pro 3 is an older product and is no longer for sale.   It has been replaced by a newer version.

Click here to learn more about the latest version.

Current users: You may still download a fresh copy of the installer for StarSpikes Pro 3 using these buttons.

Version 3.1.2: Learn More

System Requirements

To use the StarSpikes Pro 3 plug-in, you must be running a compatible image editor program on a PC system with one of these operating systems.

  • Windows XP, 32 bit or x64
  • Windows Vista, 32 bit or x64
  • Windows 7, 32 bit or x64
  • Windows 8, 32 bit or x64
  • Windows 8.1, 32 bit or x64

Compatible image editor programs include:

  • Adobe® Photoshop®
  • Adobe® Photoshop® Elements
  • Corel® PaintShop®
  • Corel® PHOTO-PAINT®
  • Corel® PhotoImpact®
  • Computerinsel PhotoLine (version 7.55 and later)
  • Paint.NET
  • IrfanView
  • Any editor program that can use Adobe® Photoshop® 8BF style filter plug-ins*

Your CPU must support the SSE2 instruction set (Intel processors made since 2001 and AMD processors since 2003 have SSE2). If your computer is older than this, consider buying your kid a new computer so that you can have his/hers.

* We have made every effort to make StarSpikes Pro 3 compatible. As we test with additional editors we will list them here. It is our intent for our product to be compatible with every current photo editor that uses 8BF plug-ins. We suggest you download it and try it, and by all means let us know what works!


Try Before You Buy

  • StarSpikes Pro 3 can be downloaded and run in a fully-functional fashion for a period of fifteen (15) days without charge. This will allow you to ensure that it is compatible with the photo editor you use and to see just how amazing the results you can make are. After the trial period has expired, in order to continue using StarSpikes Pro 3 you will need to purchase a license and activate your copy.

Licensing Policy

  • This is a single user license. You may install and use StarSpikes Pro 3 on up to three (3) computers for your personal use. However, only one copy of the program may be in use at any given time. For example, you may install the software on your home computer, your laptop, and your computer in your office but you may not allow a friend or fellow employee to use the program on one of these machines while you are using it on another.
  • Virtual Machines - You may install StarSpikes Pro 3 on any number of virtual machines on the same physical computer. This will be considered a single installation of the licensed software. However these virtual machines may not be shared or installed on a server so as to make them available to other users.

    There are technical licensing issues associated with virtual machine installations. Please feel free to contact at: if any licensing problems arise in an installation of this kind.

Privacy and Security Policy

  • We will not disclose your eMail address nor purchase details to anyone else. We hate spam. In addition we run up-to-date, state-of-the-art firewall and antivirus software.
  • Note: StarSpikes Pro 3 sends information about the version of the plug-in you have installed, the OS environment in which it is running, and your license number to our server to facilitate activation and automatic checks for the availability of software updates.