Troubleshooting & help
Download & install
How do I download and install Prelude?
You can download Prelude from the Creative Cloud apps catalog. You'll need to sign in with your Adobe ID and password to complete the download. For more information, including how to install older versions or check for updates, see Download your creative cloud apps.
Why won't Prelude install?
For solutions to a "failed to install" error, see Error: "Failed to install" Creative Cloud desktop app. To resolve other download, installation, and update issues, see this download and install troubleshooting guide.
Can I download a trial copy of Prelude?
How do I retrieve my Adobe ID or password?
Can I install Prelude on another computer?
You can install Prelude and other Creative Cloud apps on up to two computers. If you want to install it on a third computer, you'll need to deactivate it on one of your previous machines. Learn more about activating and deactivating Creative Cloud apps.
How can I change my password?
How can I change my credit card info?
How do I upgrade or change my membership?
My trial expires soon. How do I convert it?
How do I cancel and what happens to my files?
If you cancel your membership, you still have access to Creative Cloud member free benefits and any files you saved to your device. You won't have access to apps or most services and your cloud storage will be reduced to 2 GB. Learn how to Cancel your Creative Cloud membership and understand the Adobe subscription terms.