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Adobe - Installing and Updating Adobe Applications - Windows and Mac (Faculty/Staff Only)

This article will explain the process of installing and updating Adobe applications for Windows and Mac computers.

This article will explain the process of installing and updating Adobe applications for Windows computers. This article applies to faculty and staff systems only and not lab or presentation systems. 

Installing Applications from the Adobe Creative Cloud Application

1. Open the Creative Cloud Application from your Start Menu on Windows or the from the menu in the upper right corner of the display on the Mac

2. Locate the application you wish to install and select Install
Adobe Install

3. When the program is complete the "Install" button will switch to "Open" or you may open the application from the Start Menu

Updating Adobe Applications from Adobe Creative Cloud

Occasionally you may be prompted to update Adobe applications and the instructions below should step you through this process.

4. Open the Creative Cloud Application from your Start Menu

5. Locate the application that requires updating and select the Update button

Update

6. When given the dialog for "Advanced Options" click on the option to open the dialog box and then check the box to remove old versions (if applicable) and then click on Update.

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7. After clicking Update there will be a progress notification until it is complete and then the option will change to "Open" instead of "Update"

Update Image 03

If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.


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Keywords:Adobe, Creative Cloud, Software   Doc ID:92729
Owner:Kristopher K.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2019-06-26 13:37 CDTUpdated:2020-05-13 13:21 CDT
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