Adobe Connect application for desktop 2018.7 Release Notes

Adobe Connect application for desktop 2018.7 is the latest for the Windows platform. It is a mandatory update and starting September 3rd 2018, users will be asked to install the new application under the following circumstances:

  • User tries to start or join an Adobe Connect meeting using an older version of the application.
  • User starts screenshare or shares PowerPoint (PPTX format) files, using an older version of the application.

Issues resolved with this version

Issue Tracking Number

Issue Description



Fixed proxy auto-detection failures resulting in poor connectivity.


Manual installation (Windows)

  1. Click here to download the Adobe Connect application for Windows.

  2. Save the file when prompted. By default, it is saved in the Downloads folder.

  3. Open the downloaded file to launch the installer.

  4. Follow the installer instructions to install the application.

If you are an administrator of a locked-down IT environment, Adobe recommends that you ensure that all of your end-users have the new version of the Adobe Connect application and Adobe Flash Player (version 13.0 or later) installed. Download the Adobe Connect application from this page, or directly from the following links:

If you have any questions, contact Adobe using your normal support channels or visit the support page.

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