Character Animator Get Started
Follow the steps below to get up and running with your Adobe Character Animator software.

Download and install


Click Download Character Animator below to begin downloading Adobe Character Animator. Follow the onscreen instructions to sign-in and install. (Don’t worry if you start on the free trial page. You’ll download your subscription version once you sign in.)

Help with your membership

Forgot your Adobe ID or password?

Your Adobe ID is the email address you used when you first started a trial or purchased an Adobe app or membership. Find solutions to common Adobe ID and sign-in issues.

Why do I have to sign in to use Character Animator?

You need to sign in periodically for licensing validation - every 30 days for monthly and annual members. Sign-in is also required when you download or update Character Animator. For more information, see Sign in to activate your Adobe apps.

Can I install Character Animator on another computer?

You can install Character Animator and other Creative Cloud apps on up to two computers. If you want to install it on a third computer, you need to deactivate it on one of your previous machines. To learn more, see Sign in to activate your Adobe apps.

How can I get my invoice?

You can print an invoice form your account on For details, see Print a payment receipt or invoice.