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Adobe Software for Mac

Adobe CC logoAdobe Creative Cloud Suite is a full set of professional tools for graphic design, image and video editing, effects creation and Web development. Creative Cloud includes all-new versions of popular Adobe desktop applications with hundreds of new features. Abode software is available for Texas State faculty and staff to download and install on Texas State-owned computers.

NOTE: Adobe Creative Cloud software is available and does not include Adobe's cloud services.

For more information on Adobe products, visit the Adobe website.

Before You Begin

NOTE: Adobe software is to be installed only on Texas State-owned computers.

If you have questions about these prerequisites, please contact your department's technical support person (TSP) or the IT Assistance Center (ITAC) before proceeding.

Adobe Software Download Options

Full Adobe CC Suite - You must have at least 30 GB of hard drive space available to install this software.

After Effects CC Flash Builder Premium
Audition CC Flash Professional CC
Bridge CC Illustrator CC
DreamWeaver CC InCopy CC
Edge Animate CC InDesign CC
Extendscript Toolkit CC Media Encoder CC
Extension Manager CC Prelude CC
Fireworks CS6 Premiere Pro CC

The following are available as separate downloads and not included in the Adobe CC suite.

  • Acrobat XI Pro 
  • Captivate 7 
  • Lightroom 5.4 - the download for this software is located on the Mac - Work at Home page.
  • LiveCycle Designer ES3
  • Photoshop CC 

Installation Instructions

  1. From the Apple menu, select System Preferences...
  2. Open Absolute Manage.
         Note: Don't see Absolute Manage on your Texas State-owned computer? Install it here.
  3. On the Software Updates tab, click Show On-Demand Software.
  4. Locate and install the desired software.

NOTE: This is a very large software package, and installation of the full Adobe CC suite may take several hours to complete.