Download Animate and get started
Download Animate and find tutorials to get up and running.

How to download & install Animate


Installing for the first time or on a new computer?
Click Download Animate below to begin downloading. Follow the onscreen instructions to sign-in and install. If this is your first time installing a Creative Cloud app, the Creative Cloud desktop app installs as well.

Help with your membership

Forgot your Adobe ID or password?

Your Adobe ID is the email address you used when you first started a trial or purchased an Adobe app or membership.  Find solutions to common Adobe ID and sign-in issues.

Why do I have to sign in to use Animate?

You need to sign in periodically for licensing validation—every 30 days for monthly and annual members. Sign-in is also required when you download or update. For more information, see Activate and Deactivate Adobe Creative Cloud Apps.

How can I get my invoice

You can print an invoice from your account on For details, see Print a payment receipt or invoice.