Due to latest Flash privacy rules, application files can not be executed from local storage through Flash object.
This makes Comic Studio Deluxe home screen to appear unresponsive when you call new project.
In order to help the program to work, please right-click the shortcut icon of Comic Studio Deluxe and choose: Open file location
Then double-click on comic.exe file to run the program.
You may create a shortcut to this file (comic.exe) on Desktop by right-clicking on the file and then choose Send to... option where choose Desktop (create shortcut) command.
Alternatively, you may change the file that opens in the originally created shortcut:
right-click on the shortcut icon and choose Properties then Shortcut tab in Target: row change the last word Welcome to comic and press OK to apply changes then continue through the warning message:
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