Install Adobe Creative Cloud applications on your campus Mac

Please Note: This article applies to faculty and staff only. 

Follow the steps below to install the Creative Cloud desktop application on your campus Mac. Once installed, you can use the Creative Cloud desktop app to install and update apps from the Creative Cloud suite.  

Step-By-Step Guide 

  1. Open the Self Service application and login using your Buffalo State credentials.
  2. Click the Applications link under Categories, locate the Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop app and click Install.

Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop

  1. When the install is complete, go to your Applications folder and open the Adobe Creative Cloud folder..

Adobe Creative Cloud folder

  1. Launch the Adobe Creative Cloud application.

Adobe Creative Cloud application

  1. Enter your Buffalo State email address.

Buffalo State email address

  1. When you click on the Password box, you will be redirected to the Buffalo State sign-in screen. Enter your Buffalo State email address (or just your username) and password, and click Sign in.

Buffalo State sign-in screen

  1. If you are prompted to select Adobe ID or Enterprise ID, be sure to select Enterprise ID

Select Enterprise ID

  1. Click the Apps tab to view the Adobe applications that are available to install.

Click the Apps tab

  1. Click Install next to each Adobe application that you want to install. .

Click blue install button

  1. Click Continue at the Welcome to Creative Cloud screen.  

Click Continue

  1. If you have installed Adobe applications installed on more than one computer (e.g. work and home), you may see this Limit Reached message when opening your apps the first time. Select the option to Sign me out of the other computers so I can sign in here.

Limit Reached message


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