Error: "Please close the following applications to continue - LogTransport2"


When you try to install an Adobe product update, you receive the following error message:"Please close the following applications to continue: - LogTransport2."


To resolve this issue, try the following solutions in order:

Restarting closes all running processes, including LogTransport2. After restart, try to run the update installation before you launch any other programs.


  1. Right-click the taskbar and choose Task Manager.  
  2. Find LogTransport2 in the Processes tab and click to select it.
  3. Click the End Task button.

In Windows 8, it may be necessary to click More Details to see all running processes.

Mac OS:

  1. In the Applications/Utilities folder, launch Activity Monitor.
  2. In the Process list, click LogTransport2.
  3. Click the stop sign icon at the top.
  4. Choose Force Quit.

Additional information

LogTransport2 is part of the Adobe Product Improvement Program.


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