When Designer renews it’s license once a day, it automatically checks for updates. When it finds there is an update available, it will notify the user the next time they open the software by displaying a bubble in the bottom right corner where the connection indicator is.
Clicking on the indicator will open a small menu with an option to Install Update.
You can manually check for updates in 2 ways. First, open Manage under the Blue Shell menu.
Release and Renew
You can simply click the release button and then the renew button and it will check for updates. If it finds one, it will display a bubble in the bottom right corner where the connection indicator just as stated above.
Click CTRL-U, ⌘-U on mac, to open the update manager. In the update manager, click the Check for Updates button to fetch the versions available. From here you can download and install.
Run the Installer
With the software open, run the installer until it completes.
Close the software and copy the new Designer 5 into you applications folder.