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Installing Adobe Creative Cloud Applications

You will need to download the Adobe CC software with your Adobe Enterprise user account / password.

For anyone who does not remember getting an email from Adobe to create a profile, you will need to go to and enter your in the user field and then click forgot password. Another email will be sent to your NCSU email account and they will need to follow directions from that email.

For PC users: First, contact your County IT department and make sure you can install the software. Once you get approval, go to the Creative Cloud Catalog and choose a piece of software to begin downloading.

For Mac and PC users the link to the Adobe Creative Cloud Catalog is:

EIT recommends downloading and installing the Creative Cloud app first. If prompted, sign in with your Enterprise account. Please make sure when you sign in you click the “Sign in with an Enterprise ID” link. After installing the Creative Cloud app, open the app on your Mac or PC and sign in with your Enterprise account by selecting the “Sign in with an Enterprise ID” link. You’ll then see a tab that states ‘Apps’. Select the tab and look for the app that you want and select install.

Click the “Download Trial” button and on the next page you will be asked some questions and to sign in. Please make sure when you sign in you click the “Sign in with an Enterprise ID”. Always use your as the username and the password you created when completing the Adobe profile. The new software will start to download.