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About Adobe software at IU

Software covered by the IU/Adobe Education Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) is available to Indiana University students, faculty, and staff at no cost by various means; see At IU, how can I get university-licensed software?

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Software available through the agreement

Creative software

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) is the latest version of Adobe's creative software. Adobe CC is distributed in a different manner than Adobe Creative Suite. Adobe CC desktop applications are available to Indiana University students, faculty, and staff; for details, see Adobe Creative Cloud at IU.

Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe's creative tool set, known for years as Creative Suite, has been replaced by Creative Cloud. Software in the final version of Creative Suite, CS6, remains available to the IU community at present, but will eventually be retired. For installation instructions, see How do I install Adobe Creative Suite 6?

Software available individually

  • Acrobat Pro
  • Captivate
  • Contribute
  • Photoshop Elements
  • Photoshop Lightroom
  • Premiere Elements
  • Presenter

Adobe Digital Publishing Suite provides the IU community the ability to create and distribute digital publications. For details, see About Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) at IU.

Software available for registered IT Pros only

  • ColdFusion Standard
  • ColdFusion Builder
  • Adobe Media Server

Separate from its agreement with IU, Adobe provides free downloads of ColdFusion for Education to qualified educational customers. See the download page for eligibility requirements, terms, and conditions.

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Accessing the software

Indiana University students, faculty, faculty emeriti, and staff can install Adobe software on up to two personally owned computers, or access Adobe software without installation via IUanyWare.

For installation instructions, see:

Note:

IU students, faculty, faculty emeriti, and staff may use the products covered by the Adobe Enterprise License Agreement while affiliated with Indiana University. UITS encourages you to purchase your own retail subscription before leaving the university so as to benefit from the academic discount; see At IU, how can I get university-licensed software?

To deactivate Adobe Creative Suite software so that you can install it on a different computer, see How do I deactivate Adobe software?

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Last modified on 2015-04-08.

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