Corel PaintShop Pro X8 & X9

Corel site links

PaintShop Pro X9 Homepage (Dev) - latest trial
PaintShop Pro X9 (version 19.0.0.96) - 32-bit, edition TBYB (Try Before You Buy), Windows 7 and later, needs .NET 4.0, *only* English language
PaintShop Pro X9 (version 19.0.0.96) - 64-bit, edition TBYB, Windows 7 and later, needs .NET 4.0
PaintShop Pro X9 - Free downloads (KPT Plug-ins, Scripting Guide for X9, Creative Content - Brushes etc.)
Manual in PDF for X9
On-line HTML help for X9
On-line help for Scripting in X9 - Python version 2.7.5
 
PaintShop Pro X8 Homepage - latest trial
PaintShop Pro X8 with Service Pack 2 (version 18.2.0.61) - 32-bit, edition TBYB (Try Before You Buy), Windows 7 and later, needs .NET 4.0
PaintShop Pro X8 with Service Pack 2 (version 18.2.0.61) - 64-bit, edition TBYB, Windows 7 and later, needs .NET 4.0
PaintShop Pro X8 - Free downloads (KPT Plug-ins, Scripting Guide for X8, Creative Content - Brushes etc.)
Latest updates for PaintShop Pro X8
Manual in PDF for X8
On-line HTML help for X8
On-line help for Scripting in X8 - Python version 2.7.5
PaintShop Tutorials
Deployment Guides
Corel PaintShop Pro vs. Adobe Photoshop

Tips

Corel USER to USER Web Board: PaintShop Pro
How to Disable Messages in PaintShop Pro
8 ways to improve your photos in 60 seconds - from Cassel at scrapbookcampus.com

Video courses and inspiring sites

Corel Discovery Center on YouTube - all chanels, only PaintShop
LeviFiction on YouTube - advanced user
PaintShop Pro on YouTube
Corel Discovery Center on YouTube - includes PaintShop Pro
Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo X2 Course - vtc.com
Getting Started with Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo X2 - Lynda.com
Suz's Place and Tips
Filters and Pluging - Richard Rosenman
Plugins Site and freebis
Photoshop to Paint Shop Pro Term Dictionary
Paint Shop Pro: Lori's Web Graphics
Maureen's Art: Creative Design
PluginsWorld.com - Plugins for Adobe & Apple
Filters & Plug-ins - punkinstuff.tripod.com
For the filters which do not work with PSP, verify if in Windows/system folder the following DLLs:
plugin.dll
Msvcrt.dll
Msvcrt10.dll
How to: unzip into Windows/System folder and restart PSP. On 64-bit.

Scripting in Python

Tkinter GUI Application Development Hotshot - Python 2.7.5 installed with PaintShop Pro X8 contains Tkinter GUI library. Download code for book (if needed rename downloaded file to .ZIP).
On-line Python 2.7 - online editor and test, more langs …
PythonFiddle.com - online editor and test
Labs.CodeCademy.com - online editor and test
runnable.com/Python - online editor and test
Python GUI with Tkinter - on YouTube

Books

A few alternatives for work with images

Adobe Photoshop CC
Affinity Designer from Serif, free public 1.5.0.12 Beta (Aug 18, 2016)
Corel AfterShot Pro
Autodesk Sketchbook Pro
Mediachance PhotoReactor
PhotoLine
Easy GIF Animator
Corel MotionStudio 3D