The Apps tab is missing from the Creative Cloud desktop app after you have updated a Creative Cloud app.


  1. Click the gear icon in the Creative Cloud desktop app and choose Quit.

  2. Navigate to the following location

    (Windows): C:/Program Files(x86)/Common Files/Adobe/OOBE/Configs/

    (macOS): /Library/Application Support/Adobe/OOBE/Configs/

  3. Locate and open the serviceconfig.xml file in Notepad (Windows) or TextEdit (macOS).

  4. In the serviceeconfig.xml file, change the value of AppsPanel from false to true.

  5. Save and close serviceconfig.xml.

  6. Restart your system and launch the Creative Cloud desktop app.

The Apps tab is now visible.

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