BCC FAQ | Boris FX Help Documentation


Here is a list of Frequently asked Questions about our Boris Continuum Complete Product.  If your question is not answered below please contact our support team at: +1.617.451.9900 for more information.


How do I activate my Boris Continuum Complete Package?

1. After applying a BCC AE filter in After Effect’s timeline, click Register button in the Effect Controls window.

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2. This launches Registration Window which displays information about how many Days Remain in the Trial Period (if you installed it as a TNB version using the BC5AE2…number), the Name, the Company Name, First Used date and Activate By date:

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3. At this point, you can enter the serial number (starting with “O” that you received upon Purchasing the product) in the Serial Number box:

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Note: If you used the “O” number when installing the product then it should automatically show up in the Serial Number box.

4a. Now, you may click on either the Activate button (to activate the number live over the internet) or the Alternative button (to activate the number by e-mail or telephone):

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4b. When you click the Alternative button, a window comes up showing the Unique Product ID number which you must provide to Boris FX to receive the Unlock Code for that system:

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Note: You need to click Alternative button if you do not have the “O” number or if you do not want to Activate live over the internet. You must then provide the Unique Product ID number to Boris FX to receive the Unlock Code for that system. Unlock Code is needed to license the product when you choose the Alternative option.

5. Once the number is activated (either via Activate button or via Alternative button), a window comes up stating that the product is now Licensed on that system. You can deactivate the number at any time by clicking on the Deactivate button to be able to install & activate/license the product on another system:

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6. The BorisFX button within the Activation Window should launch the system web browser and go to the borisfx.com web site’s home page. Clicking on Store button should launch the system web browser and go to the borisfx.com web site’s products purchase page & clicking on Register button should launch the system web browser and go to the borisfx.com web site’s products registration page . Clicking on the ? button launches this document.


How do I Install My Boris Continuum Complete Package?

There are separate methods of installation for the Windows and Mac versions of Boris Continuum Complete.


  • Double click .exe file to launch install process.
  • Proceed through installed.
  • Fill out ALL fields in the customer info portion (won’t license otherwise).
  • Choose either custom or complete.
  • Custom will allow you to select which packages are installed.
  • Complete will install everything.
  • Start the installation.
  • When asked say yes to seeing the Activation information.
  • Place serial number into appropriate field.
  • Choose Verify then Activate.
  • Upon successful activation close window and say no to seeing the window again.
  • Once installer finishes choose Finish.


  • Double click .dmg to unpack the installer.
  • Launch the package file from the new window.
  • Proceed through installer.
  • Fill out ALL fields in the customer info portion (won’t license otherwise).
  • On the activation page fill in your serial number if it isn’t there already
  • Click activate.
  • Upon successful activation proceed with installation.

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BCC 2D Particles
BCC 3 Way Color Grade
BCC 3D Extruded Image Shatter
BCC 3D Image Shatter
BCC Alpha Pixel Noise
BCC Alpha Process
BCC Alpha Spotlight
BCC Apply Modes
BCC Artist’s Poster
BCC Beat Reactor
BCC Beat Reactor Integrated
BCC Beauty Studio
BCC Blobs Wipe
BCC Blur
BCC Blur Dissolve
BCC Boost Blend
BCC Brick
BCC Brightness-Contrast
BCC Broadcast Safe
BCC Bulge
BCC Bump Map
BCC Burnt Film
BCC Cartoon Look
BCC Cartooner
BCC Caustics
BCC Charcoal Sketch
BCC Checker Wipe
BCC Chroma Key
BCC Chroma Key Studio
BCC Cloth
BCC Clouds
BCC Color Balance
BCC Color Choker
BCC Color Correction
BCC Color Match
BCC Color Palette
BCC Colorize
BCC Colorize Glow
BCC Comet
BCC Common Controls
BCC Common Controls – Avid
BCC Compare Mode
BCC Composite
BCC Composite Choker
BCC Composite Dissolve
BCC Corner Pin
BCC Correct Selected Color
BCC Criss-Cross Wipe
BCC Cross Glitch
BCC Cross Melt
BCC Cross Zoom
BCC Cube
BCC Cylinder
BCC Damaged TV
BCC Damaged TV Dissolve
BCC Degrain
BCC Deinterlace
BCC DeNoise
BCC Directional Blur
BCC Displacement Map
BCC Drop Shadow
BCC Dropout Fixer
BCC Dust and Scratches
BCC DV Fixer
BCC Edge Grunge
BCC Edge Lighting
BCC Effect List
BCC Emboss
BCC Extruded EPS
BCC Extruded Spline
BCC Extruded Text
BCC Fast Film Glow
BCC Fast Film Glow Dissolve
BCC Fast Film Process
BCC Fast Flipper
BCC Fast Lens Blur
BCC Film Damage
BCC Film Glow
BCC Film Glow Dissolve
BCC Film Grain
BCC Film Process
BCC Fire
BCC Flicker Fixer
BCC Flutter Cut
BCC Fractal Noise
BCC FX Browser
BCC Gaussian Blur
BCC Glare
BCC Glint
BCC Glitter
BCC Glow
BCC Glow Alpha Edges
BCC Glow Matte
BCC Gradient
BCC Granite
BCC Grid Wipe
BCC Grunge
BCC Halftone
BCC Hue-Saturation-Lightness
BCC Invert Solarize
BCC Jitter
BCC Jitter Basic
BCC Laser Beam
BCC Layer Deformer
BCC Lens Blur
BCC Lens Blur Dissolve
BCC Lens Correction
BCC Lens Distortion Wipe
BCC Lens Flare
BCC Lens Flare 3D
BCC Lens Flare Advanced
BCC Lens Flare Dissolve
BCC Lens Flare Round
BCC Lens Flare Spiked
BCC Lens Flash
BCC Lens Shape
BCC Lens Transition
BCC Levels Gamma
BCC Licensing and Activation for After Effects
BCC Licensing and Activation for AVX
BCC Light Leaks
BCC Light Leaks Dissolve
BCC Light Matte
BCC Light Sweep
BCC Light Wipe
BCC Light Wrap
BCC Light Zoom
BCC Lightning
BCC Linear Color Key
BCC Linear Luma Key
BCC Linear Wipe
BCC Looper
BCC Magic Sharp
BCC Make Alpha Key
BCC Match Grain
BCC Match Move
BCC Matte Choker
BCC Matte Cleanup
BCC Median
BCC Misalignment
BCC Mixed Colors
BCC Morph
BCC Mosaic
BCC Motion Blur
BCC Motion Key
BCC Motion Tracker
BCC Motion Tracker – After Effects
BCC Motion Tracker – Avid
BCC Motion Tracker – FCPX
BCC Motion Tracker – Motion
BCC Motion Tracker – Premiere
BCC Motion Tracker – Red
BCC Motion Tracker – Resolve
BCC Motion Tracker – Vegas
BCC Multi Shadow
BCC Multi Stretch Wipe
BCC Multi Stripe Wipe
BCC MultiTone Mix
BCC Noise Map
BCC Noise Map 2
BCC Noise Reduction
BCC Optical Flow
BCC Optical Stabilizer
BCC Organic Strands
BCC Page Turn
BCC Pan And Zoom
BCC Particle Array 3D
BCC Particle Emitter 3D
BCC Particle System
BCC Pencil Sketch
BCC Pin Art 3D
BCC Pinning Controls
BCC Pixel Fixer
BCC PixelChooser
BCC PixelChooser – Legacy
BCC Polar Displacement
BCC Posterize
BCC Posterize Time
BCC Preferences
BCC Premult
BCC Presets
BCC Primatte Studio
BCC Prism
BCC Pyramid Blur
BCC Radial Blur
BCC Radial Wipe
BCC Rain
BCC Rays
BCC Rays Cartoon
BCC Rays Dissolve
BCC Rays Puffy
BCC Rays Radiant Edges
BCC Rays Radiant Spotlight
BCC Rays Ring
BCC Rays Ripply
BCC Rays Streaky
BCC Rays Textured
BCC Rays Wedge
BCC Rectangular Wipe
BCC Reframer
BCC Remover
BCC Reptilian
BCC Reverse Spotlight
BCC RGB Pixel Noise
BCC Ribbon Wipe
BCC Rings Wipe
BCC Ripple
BCC Ripple Dissolve
BCC Rock
BCC Rough Glow
BCC Safe Colors
BCC Scanline
BCC Scatterize
BCC Sequencer
BCC Smooth Tone
BCC Snow
BCC Sparks
BCC Sphere
BCC Sphere Transition
BCC Spiral Blur
BCC Spotlight
BCC Spray Paint Noise
BCC Stage Light
BCC Star Matte
BCC Stars
BCC Steel Plate
BCC Super Blend
BCC Swish Pan
BCC Temporal Blur
BCC Textured Wipe
BCC Tile Mosaic
BCC Tile Wipe
BCC Time Displacement
BCC Title Studio
BCC Trails
BCC Trails Basic
BCC Tritone
BCC Tritone Dissolve
BCC Turbulence
BCC Twirl
BCC Twister
BCC Two Strip Color
BCC Two Way Key
BCC Type On Text
BCC Unsharp Mask
BCC User Guide
BCC Vector Blur Dissolve
BCC Vector Displacement
BCC Veined Marble
BCC Velocity Remap
BCC Video Glitch
BCC Video Morph
BCC Video Scope
BCC Vignette
BCC Vignette Wipe
BCC VR Flicker Fixer
BCC VR Insert
BCC VR Reorient
BCC VR Sharpen
BCC Warp
BCC Water Color
BCC Water Waves Dissolve
BCC Wave
BCC Weave
BCC Wild Cards
BCC Wire Remover
BCC Witness Protection
BCC Wood Grain
BCC Wooden Planks
BCC Z Blur
BCC Z Space 1
BCC Z Space 2
BCC Z Space 3
FEC Bubbles
Removed Gradient Parameters
Title Studio – The Title Container Parameter Guide
Title Studio Basics
Title Studio: Animating an Object Using Keyframes
Title Studio: Creating a Credit Roll Part One
Title Studio: Creating a Credit Roll Part Two
Title Studio: Creating A Fade Effect
Title Studio: Creating a Type on Effect with Title Containers
Title Studio: Scene Container Parameter Guide
Title Studio: The Animation Tab
Title Studio: The Camera Tab
Title Studio: The Composite Tab
Title Studio: The Container Position Tab
Title Studio: The Info Window
Title Studio: The Keyframe Palette
Title Studio: The Lights Tab
Title Studio: The Preferences Panel
Title Studio: The Project Settings Window
Title Studio: The Render Tab
Title Studio: The Tools Window
Title Studio: The User Marks Window
Title Studio: This History Palette
Title Studio: Understanding Track Structure
Title Studio: Working with the Composite Window
Title Studio: Working with the Controls Window
Title Studio: Working with the Timeline Window
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BCC Art Looks
BCC Blur & Sharpen
BCC Browser
BCC Color & Tone
BCC Film Style
BCC Image Restoration
BCC Key & Blend
BCC Lights
BCC Match Move
BCC Particles
BCC Perspective
BCC Stylize
BCC Textures
BCC Time
BCC Transitions
BCC Warp


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