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Adobe Creative Cloud - PC Home user

Use the following instructions to install the Adobe Creative Cloud program (applet) on your PC at home. This applet allows you to use your current campus ID and password to download Adobe CC programs and updates. If you already have the Adobe CC applet please  proceed to the Loggin on and Installing Adobe CC programs section. For questions relating to Adobe Creative Cloud please visit our FAQ page.

Installing the Adobe CC  Applet

Download the Adobe CC installer, open zip file and extract it to your desktop and run the setup.

select extract icon

Select Folder icon, then select desktop as save locations, select oka, then select extract

navigate to installer

Install Adobe CC applet

Installation complete. log in with your credentials

Logging on and Installing Adobe CC programs

Sign-On

Sign-On as csusm.edu and click the sign in with enterprise ID

Redirect to the Single sign-On page. Sign in as yourself.

Select install application

Install or update products

click Continue

click update

 Continue

Installation progress

Installation completed

You will now see your application in the ‘Installed’ section of the Creative Cloud window with an ‘Open’ button to the right.

You can open the application a few different ways:

  • Click on the ‘Open’ button inside the Creative Cloud window
  • Navigate to your desktop and find the shortcut.
  • Click the ‘Windows Start button’ (Circled in the screenshot)

Navigate to “All Programs” -> desired application such as “Adobe Acrobat DC”