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Installing and signing into Adobe Creative Cloud

Overview

This document will show you how to install and sign into Adobe Creative Cloud using your UWSS or UWSA credentials.

Instructions

Installing Adobe Creative Cloud on a University-Provided Computer

  1. Open Software Center by using the Start menu.
  2. Under Applications, click on Adobe Creative Cloud.
  3. Click the Install button.

Installing Adobe Creative Cloud on a Mac or Personal Computer

  1. Go to https://adobe.com/ and click the Sign In button in the top right corner.
  2. Enter your UWSS or UWSA email address and click Continue.
  3. When the UWSS or UWSA federated log-in page pops up, enter your username and password.
    *Note: you only need to enter firstname.lastname, not your full email address.
  4. Once logged in, click the blue Open button under Your Services.
  5. On the right side, under Quick Links, click on Install Creative Cloud app to begin the installation. Open the installer and follow the prompts.

Logging Into Adobe Creative Cloud

  1. Once you have Adobe Creative Cloud installed, open the application by navigating to your Start Menu for PC or Finder for Mac and search for Adobe Creative Cloud. Open the application.
  2. Enter your UWSS or UWSA email address into the Sign In prompt.
  3. When the UWSS or UWSA federated log-in page pops up, enter your username and password.
    *Note: you only need to enter firstname.lastname, not your full email address.
  4. Then, when you’re logged into Adobe Creative Cloud, you will have access to install any Adobe products listed.

Need More Help?

Contact the IT HelpDesk if you have any issues with the instructions.