Install Adobe Creative Cloud on Windows or Mac

Adobe Creative Cloud gives you up-to-date tools to work on illustrations, graphics, videos, mobile and Web design, and photography projects. Adobe Creative Cloud includes Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop. All the apps and assets, including new Adobe Stock images, are always available when you need them. Everything is connected through Adobe CreativeSync technology, so you can share your work across your computers, smartphones, and other mobile devices.

Note: If you have last year’s version of Adobe Creative Cloud installed, you do not need to uninstall this version.

Windows

To get started on Windows:

  1. Log in to the Software Download Service at My Pitt.
  2. Click the Software Download Service Login link.
  3. In the “Enter Search term” field type Creative Cloud Enterprise, then click Search All.
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  4. Choose the Windows version.
  5. Go to Adobe.com and follow the instructions below.
  6. Click the SIGN IN button in the top right-hand corner.
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  7. An Adobe ID Sign in page will open. Select Sign in with an Enterprise ID.
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  8. At the Enterprise ID Sign in page, enter your username with @pitt.edu and password, then click the Sign In button.
    Note: Email aliases that you have set up will not work.
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  9. If you get a Window similar to this, choose Enterprise ID >
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  10. At the Web Authentication page, enter your University Computing Account username and password, then click Login.
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  11. Click Desktop Apps.
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  12. Locate the Creative Cloud icon and click Download.
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  13. From the drop down list, select Beginner or Experienced based on your comfort level with Creative Cloud.
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  14. Click Sign in.
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  15. Sign in again with you University Computing Account username and password.
  16. A Run or Save notification should appear. Select “Run”.
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    Note: You may see a message window that asks if you to allow the Creative Cloud Set-Up to run. Select Yes.
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  17. The installation will run. Once it is complete, log in using to Creative Cloud using steps 7-10.
  18. Make sure the apps button on the top of the page is selected. You can now update or install any Adobe applications that are displayed. Apps that are listed here can be updated to the latest version.
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Mac

To get started on Mac:

  1. Log in to the Software Download Service at My Pitt.
  2. Click the Software Download Service Login link.
  3. In the “Enter Search term” field type Creative Cloud Enterprise, then click Search All.
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  4. Choose the Macintosh version.
  5. Go to Adobe.com and follow the instructions below.
  6. Click the SIGN IN button in the top right-hand corner.
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  7. An Adobe ID Sign in page will open. Select Sign in with an Enterprise ID.
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  8. At the Enterprise ID Sign in page, enter your username with @pitt.edu and password, then click the Sign In button.
    Note: Email aliases that you have set up will not work.
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  9. If you get a Window similar to this, choose Enterprise ID >
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  10. At the Web Authentication page, enter your University Computing Account username and password, then click Login.
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  11. Click Desktop Apps.
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  12. Locate the Creative Cloud icon and click Download.
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  13. From the drop down list, select Beginner or Experienced based on your comfort level with Creative Cloud.
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  14. Click Sign in.
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  15. Sign in again with you University Computing Account username and password.
  16. A notification should appear saying Creative Cloud is downloading now. Install Creative Cloud - image 11
  17. Click on the CreativeCloudInstaller.dmg.
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  19. You will get a notification asking you if you want to open the Creative Cloud Installer. Click “Open”. Install Creative Cloud - image 13
  20. The installation will run. Once it is complete, log in using using steps 7-10.
  21. Make sure the apps button on the top of the page is selected. You can now update or install any Adobe applications that are displayed. Apps that are listed here can be updated to the latest version.
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