Installing Adobe Creative Cloud on a Personal Computer

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Adobe Creative Cloud It is a set of applications and services from Adobe Inc. that gives you access to a collection of software used for graphic design, video editing, web development, and photography, along with a set of mobile applications. 


As a faculty or staff member, you can install Adobe Creative Cloud on one personal laptop for as long as you are actively employed at Ohio University.


Installation instructions (please read all instructions before proceeding):

  • Visit Adobe's website 

  • In the upper right, sign in with your OHIO email address. When prompted, select the option for Enterprise Account. You'll be prompted to sign in again. Enter your OHIO email address and password. 

  • Once signed in, click on the Application menu in the upper right corner (a grid of 9 boxes), and in the pop-up menu, click on View All Apps. 

  • Click on the Download option for Creative Cloud. (The download may take 30 minutes or longer.) After it is downloaded, double-click on the downloaded file to install Creative Cloud. 

  • Once Creative Cloud is installed, open it and choose which Adobe apps you want to install onto your computer. You can also use the Creative Cloud app to easily update any Adobe apps that have new releases published. 

Outcome: You will now be able to access Adobe Creative Cloud from your personal computer.

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