How do I install the Desktop Editor?

You can download and install the ProWritingAid Desktop Editor from our website here:

Once the download is complete, you will need to click on the file and allow it to run the installation. Simply need to follow the instructions in the installer and you're all set! 

Our Desktop Editor should automatically appear as a clickable icon on your desktop. If this is not the case, you can find our ProWritingAid Desktop Editor on your list of programs, right-click on the application and you will see a menu of options.

Two available options will be: 

  • Pin ProWritingAid to your task-bar, which will always appear at the bottom of your window
  • Pin to your start menu, which will appear when you click the Windows icon in the bottom left of your screen

If you're using a Windows device, check out this article for more information about the Desktop Editor: ProWritingAid Editing Tool for Windows

Using a Mac computer? This article will help you get to grips with the Desktop Editor: ProWritingAid Editing Tool for Mac

Fancy a more seamless experience?

Try Desktop Everywhere for Windows/Desktop Everywhere for Mac.

Access Realtime suggestions and the 25+ analytical reports exactly where you need them. No need to switch apps, edit directly within compatible writing apps with ProWritingAid Desktop Everywhere.

Purchase ProWritingAid here:

For information on how to use ProWritingAid with Scrivener, check out our article: How to Use Scrivener With ProWritingAid

Learn more with our useful Getting Started with ProWritingAid article:

You can download ProWritingAid Everywhere for Windows here:

You can download ProWritingAid Everywhere for Mac here: