Download apps, share files, find fonts and Adobe Stock assets, set preferences, and more — all from the Creative Cloud desktop app. It installs automatically when you install your first Creative Cloud app.

What you can do with the Creative Cloud desktop app

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Download & install 
Download, install, and update your apps through the Apps tab. See Download and install your Creative Cloud apps


Develop your skills
Get started with Resource links >  Tutorials (or the Learn tab). Find lessons, track your progress, and revisit completed courses.

Edit a secure or password protected PDF

Organize and sync files  
Organize and share your Creative Cloud Libraries and cloud documents in the Your work tab. And sync your Creative Cloud files to the cloud. 


Add fonts
Choose fonts from hundreds of type foundries in Adobe Fonts. See Use Adobe Fonts. Or, upload your fonts and use them in Creative Cloud apps. See Use your own fonts in Creative Cloud apps.

Edit text or images in a scanned PDF

Share & discover  
Explore the latest creative work from around the world. Or share your own portfolio. See Behance Helpcenter.


Set preferences 
Change the install language, launch settings, auto-update options, notifications, and more.

Features vary by region and version  Depending on your region and the version you have installed, some features may not be available in your installation of the Creative Cloud desktop app.