PPG Paints Set-up Guides

Thank you for supporting Nix! Please select which device you have and we’ll walk you through setting it up!

Your Nix Mini should come with:
  • 1 x Nix Mini Color Sensor
  • 1 x Micro USB charging cable
  • 1 x Lanyard
The PPG Mini has its charging cable plugged in

Step 1: Wake up your Nix Mini

The Nix Mini arrives in a “sleeping” state. Wake it up by plugging it in to any standard charger.

The app for the Mini PPG shows the connecting screen

Step 2: Launch the app and Connect your Device

Download the PPG Paints App:

   

Launch the app and connect your Nix Mini!

The PPG device is scanning a green metal swatch, the results are displayed on a phone

Step 3: Start Scanning!

Place your Nix Mini flat on any surface and start scanning. Remember to keep the device flush with surface for accurate results.

Your Nix Pro should come with:
  • 1 x PPG Portable Color Sensor
  • 1 x Micro USB charging cable
  • 1 x Microfiber carrying pouch
The Nix Pro is shown with its charging cable plugged in. A blue light is visible.

Step 1: Wake up your PPG Voice of Color® Portable Color Sensor

The PPG Portable Color Sensor arrives in a “sleeping” state. Wake it up by plugging it in to any standard charger.

The app for the PPG Pro shows the connecting screen

Step 2: Launch the app and Connect your Device

Download the PPG Color Sensor App:
   

Launch the app and connect your Color Eye!

The PPG Pro scans a red metal swatch; a phone display the results

Step 3: Start Scanning!

Place your PPG Portable Color Sensor flat on any surface and start scanning. Remember to keep the device flush with surface for accurate results.

Contact Nix Support

Need some additional guidance? We’ll help you get set up in no time! Give us a call toll free (NA) at 1.800.649.1387 or use the live chat function in the bottom corner of this page to reach a technical support member in our Canadian office.