Troubleshooting & help

Download & install

How do I purchase and install FrameMaker Publishing Server?

You can purchase a subscription or non-subscription version of FrameMaker Publishing Server from the Adobe Store. You'll need to sign in with an Adobe ID and password to complete the purchase and download the product. For help downloading and installing the app after purchase, see Installation and setup in the FrameMaker Publishing Server user guide. For more information on purchasing options, see the FrameMaker Publishing Server FAQ.

Why won't FrameMaker Publishing Server download?

Learn how to resolve download issues with FrameMaker Publishing Server and other Adobe apps.

Can I download a trial copy of FrameMaker Publishing Server?

Yes! You can download a trial version from the FrameMaker Publishing Server page. You'll need to sign in with an Adobe ID and password to download a trial. For detailed instructions, see this article on installing a trial.

How do I retrieve my Adobe ID or password?

Read these simple solutions to common Adobe ID and sign in issues to regain access to your account.

Can I install FrameMaker Publishing Server on multiple computers?

Each license of FrameMaker Publishing Server allows you to install the software on a pair of cores in either a physical or virtual machine. For more information on the core-based pricing of FrameMaker Publishing Server, see the FrameMaker Publishing Server FAQ.

Account management

How can I change my password?

Sign in to your Adobe accounts page with your current Adobe ID and password. From there, click the Security & Privacy tab, and then click Change under Password. For more information on changing your password and other account information, see Manage your Adobe ID account.

How can I change my credit card info?

You can update your credit card information from your accounts page on See Payment in the Adobe Store | Online order and payment FAQ.

My trial expires soon. How do I convert it?

You can convert a trial version of FrameMaker Publishing Server (2019 release) to a subscription. Simply choose the subscription option when you add the product to your cart from the Adobe Store. You can also choose to purchase a stand-alone (non-subscription) version.

How do I cancel my subscription? Can I still use the software I have?

You can cancel your subscription from your accounts page on or by contacting Adobe Support. If you cancel within 14 days, you receive a full refund. Otherwise, you are billed 50% of your remaining contract obligation. You will not have access to your subscription software after you cancel.

Common tasks

How do I schedule a publishing task?

See Scheduling to learn how to set up a schedule for recurring tasks.

How can I monitor the status of tasks?

Use the FrameMaker Publishing Server dashboard to create, schedule, and monitor tasks.

Can I reuse publishing tasks?

Sure. Templates and presets make it easy to reuse tasks. Watch this short video to learn more.

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