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Adobe Express | Frequently asked questions

  1. Adobe Express User Guide
  2. Introduction
    1. Adobe Express Overview
    2. What's new in Adobe Express
    3. Adobe Express system requirements
    4. Keyboard shortcuts | Adobe Express
    5. Adobe Express | Frequently asked questions
    6. Release Notes
  3. Create and edit graphics, photos, and videos
    1. Getting started with Adobe Express templates
    2. Create multiple pages in Adobe Express
    3. Create a web page using Adobe Express
    4. Create a video using Adobe Express
    5. Animate texts and photos
    6. Import color themes from Adobe Color
  4. Create and manage brands
    1. How to create and manage your brand in Adobe Express
    2. Learn how to manage shared brands and branding assets in Adobe Express
    3. Using Custom fonts in Adobe Express
  5. Content Scheduler
    1. Content Scheduler Overview
    2. Connect social media accounts
    3. Schedule and publish social media posts
    4. Media specifications for social media posts
  6. Quick action
    1. Resize your images using quick action
    2. Remove background from your images using quick action
    3. Convert your images to JPG or PNG using quick action
    4. Trim your video using quick action
    5. Resize your video using quick action
    6. Convert to GIF using quick action
    7. Crop video using quick action
    8. Learn how to Convert PDF and Export PDF using quick action
    9. Edit PDF text and images using quick action
    10. Combine PDF files and organize PDF pages using quick action
    11. Animate a character from audio using quick action
    12. FAQ | Quick actions
  7. Publish and share
    1. Collaborating and sharing on Adobe Express
    2. Hosting your Adobe Express projects
    3. Creating and using Creative Cloud Libraries
    4. Transferring projects between accounts
    5. Privacy and permissions
  8. Adobe Express on mobile
    1. Adobe Express for iOS
    2. Adobe Express for Android
    3. Manage Adobe Express subscriptions on iOS
    4. Manage Adobe Express subscriptions on Android
    5. Manage Adobe Express subscriptions on Samsung Galaxy Store
  9. Adobe Express for Education
    1. Adobe Express for Education
    2. Teachers- all you need to know about Adobe Express for Education
    3. Students- all you need to know about Adobe Express for Education

Get answers to common questions about the Adobe Express membership.

For a detailed overview of Adobe Express, see Adobe Express Overview  

Which apps and services do I get with the Adobe Express plan?

The Adobe Express plan includes the following apps and services: 

Apps

Adobe Express for web  

Adobe Express app

Adobe Express app for mobile (iOS and Android) 

Adobe Spark Video for mobile (iOS)

Adobe Spark Page for mobile (iOS)

Adobe Premiere Rush for desktop

Adobe Premiere Rush for mobile (iOS and Android)

Adobe Photoshop Express for mobile (iOS and Android)

Services and content

Adobe Stock royalty-free photos

Ability to convert and export PDF files (web only)

Adobe Fonts

Adobe Portfolio

100 GB storage

What's the difference between Adobe Express and Adobe Spark? 

Adobe Spark has been replaced by Adobe Express. Adobe Express includes all the same great functionality and content as Adobe Spark, plus so much more. You can still quickly and easily create graphics, collages, flyers, videos, and animations with access to millions of templates, images, icons, and effects. 

With Adobe Express you can now search and access Adobe Stock photos and Adobe Fonts from right within the app. Other features include new quick actions to remove a background, convert videos to GIFs, merge videos, convert to PDFs, and more.

With a paid Premium Adobe Express membership, you get access to all of the content and features including the entire royalty-free Adobe Stock collection* of photos and premium features.  You also get access to the premium features in the following apps:

  • Premiere Rush - Shoot, edit, and share videos on mobile and desktop.

  • Photoshop Express - Edit and retouch images, create collages, and combine photos.

  • Adobe Spark Video - Quickly create stunning video slideshows.

  • Adobe Spark Page: Turn words and images into beautiful gliding web pages.

*Adobe Express Premium plan required. The Adobe Stock photo collection doesn't include Premium or editorial content. Limited Adobe Stock functionality available in web page and video features within the desktop app.​

What is the difference between Creative Cloud All Apps and Adobe Express? 

Creative Cloud All Apps is a collection of 20+ creative apps and services from Adobe. Adobe Express is one of these apps. 

Where do I buy the Adobe Express plan?

You can purchase the Adobe Express plan directly from Adobe, the Apple App Store, or the Google Play Store.

How do I start a free trial of the Adobe Express plan?

To start a trial of the Adobe Express plan, visit https://www.adobe.com/express/pricing and follow the prompts.

Even if you’ve done a Spark trial in the past, you can still do a Adobe Express trial. 

I already have an Adobe Creative Cloud plan. Is Adobe Express included in my plan?

Adobe Express is included as part of the following Adobe Creative Cloud plans:

  • Creative Cloud All Apps plan
  • Some single app plans. Check your Adobe account to see if your single app plan includes Adobe Express.

How much storage do I get with Adobe Express?

Adobe Express comes with 2GB of storage in the Free plan and 100GB of storage in the paid Premium plan. 

What apps have changed or been replaced? 

Here are the changes to Adobe Spark:

  • Adobe Express on web replaces Adobe Spark on web.
  • Adobe Express on mobile replaces Adobe Spark Post on mobile (iOS and Android).

Have any features changed now that Adobe Spark has been replaced by Adobe Express? 

The Adobe Express app includes the same great features, functionality, and content as Adobe Spark plus so much more including:

  • New beautiful templates and design assets

  • Access to the entire Adobe Stock photo collection*: 800,000 in the Free plan or 175M with Premium plan*

  • Even more Adobe Fonts: thousands in the Free plan or 20,000 with Premium plan 

  • New quick actions for photos, and videos editing in the Free plan and convert & export PDFs with Premium plan

  • Access to premium features available in Adobe Premiere Rush and Adobe Photoshop Express with the Premium plan

Resize is now a part of our Premium plan offering which is designed for users who need to get even more content out the door every day. These advanced features are thoughtfully designed to help boost productivity and campaign creation. Learn more about  how to resize your design. 

Adobe Express is committed to continuously updating our product to meet our customers’ needs with new features, new templates, and new capabilities – all based on customer feedback. As you work with Adobe Express, please share what’s working, what isn’t, and what you’d like to see in the next version. 

To see which features are included in the Free plan and the Premium plan, please check our plans and pricing page (https://www.adobe.com/express/pricing)

The Adobe Stock photo collection does not include Premium or editorial content. Limited Adobe Stock functionality available in web page and video features within the desktop app.

What happens to my projects and assets in Adobe Spark?

Your existing Adobe Spark projects and assets continue to be available in Adobe Express app.

How much does Adobe Express cost? What is included in the Adobe Express Free plan? 

Adobe Express is available for free with thousands of templates, Adobe Stock photos, Adobe Fonts, design assets, quick actions, and amazing features. You can upgrade to a paid Premium plan to unlock all content and premium features.

For more information about our plans and pricing, visit our pricing page.

What are the system requirements for Adobe Express?

Adobe Express runs in your favorite web browser, iOS devices, and Android. Learn the minimum technical specifications to create content and graphics on your computer and use Adobe Express.

What languages are offered for Adobe Express? 

Adobe Express is available in the following languages: English, Chinese Simplified, Spanish, Japanese, German, French, Portuguese (Brazilian), Italian, Korean, Dutch, Chinese Traditional, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, and Finnish. 

Where do I get information about Adobe Express for teams and enterprise?

Where do I get information about Adobe Express for education?

What Adobe Stock photos do I get access to with Adobe Express and how can I use them?

With the free Adobe Express Free plan, you get access to hundreds of thousands of Adobe Stock free collection photos under a Standard License. 

With your paid membership to Adobe Express, you get access to the entire royalty-free Adobe Stock photo collection*. Adobe Stock photos that have a premium badge are provided under a Limited License - Adobe Express; other photos are provided under a Standard License.  Learn more about the license terms.

*Adobe Express Premium plan required. The Adobe Stock photo collection doesn't include Premium or editorial content. Limited Adobe Stock functionality available in web page and video features within the desktop app.​

How do I access Adobe Stock photos in Adobe Express? 

You can access the royalty-free Adobe Stock photos only from within the Adobe Express app. It's not possible to access Adobe Stock photos included in the Adobe Express membership from any other application, including Spark Video, Spark Page, Photoshop Express, or directly on the Adobe Stock website.

What happens to my Adobe Stock photos if I cancel my paid Adobe Express membership? 

When you cancel your paid Adobe Express membership, you are migrated to the free version of Adobe Express.

For Adobe Stock photos that have already been imported into your design, you can continue to access the photos in that design.

When searching for new Adobe Stock photos to add to your design, you will only be able to import Adobe Stock photos from the Free collection into your designs. Free collection photos do not have a crown icon   displayed.

If eligible, you can view assets that have been licensed through Adobe Express in your Adobe Stock License History. Licensed free collection photos can be downloaded again from License History.  

How do Adobe Spark Video and Adobe Spark Page work with Adobe Express?

Spark Video and Spark Page are still available on mobile (iOS). On the web, you can access Spark Video and Spark Page features with Adobe Express.  

You can create new projects or access existing projects with Spark Video or Spark Page on mobile and continue working on them on the web via Adobe Express and vice versa. 

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