Network licenses and installation media for this program are provided by the GSD.

To use network-licensed software you are required to be on the GSD wired network, on the Harvard Secure wifi, or logged into VPN while working remotely.

The installation files for this program can be downloaded here

Copy the plugin file into the Adobe Plugins folder, according to the documentation for your Operating System below


Copy : AEPixelSorter2.aex to: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Common\Plug-ins\7.0\MediaCore

You will need to enter an Environment Variable with the network license server information

Open the File Explorer and right-click on This PC and choose Properties

Right Click This PC and Choose Properties

Select Advanced then choose Environment Variables

Select Environment Variables

Under System Variables select New and enter:

Choose New under System Variables

Variable Name: aescriptsLicensingServer
Variable Value:


Copy : AEPixelSorter2.plugin to:/Library/Application Support/Adobe/Common/Plug-ins/7.0/MediaCore/

Download the license file here and copy it to your Application Support folder in your Mac user profile, the easiest way is to choose Go from the Finder menu and select Go To Folder then enter:

/Users/<your Mac username>/Library/Application Support/aescripts

Once the plugin and license information is set, open AfterEffects

You should be able to activate the plugin by opening selecting it from the Effects menu and clicking the activate button

Type @remote and click activate.  This should check out a license from the license server

Enter @remote and click Activate