Read the information on this page to learn about the updates to Photoshop Elements. When you get an update message in Photoshop Elements, make sure that you install the update to get the fixes and enhancements we have shipped.

Note:

Update message appears repeatedly? Find the solution in this article.

Photoshop Elements 2020 update (version 2020.1)

Updated: 3rd February, 2020

Build: 20200120.m.139570

After the update is installed, verify the build number by choosing Help > About Photoshop Elements.

This free update includes crash fixes. It also fixes an issue where the application was reverting to trial after installing an update. Additionally, this update fixes the following compatibility issues in Elements Organizer on macOS 10.15 (Catalina):

  • Unable to import media from sub-folders
  • Sub-folders of a folder are not shown in Import in Bulk dialog

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

Photoshop Camera Raw 12.0 update

Updated: 14th November, 2019

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Camera Raw 11.0 update (version 11.4)

Updated: 1st October, 2019

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available which contains added raw support for newer camera models.

You can apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (if the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see Camera Raw.

Note:

If you're facing trouble updating to Camera Raw version 11.4, see Update Camera Raw version to 11.4 for Elements 2019.

Photoshop Elements 2019 update (version 2019.1)

Updated: 19th March, 2019

This free update includes the bug fix for a spinning beachball issue noticed on macOS Mojave.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

Photoshop Camera Raw 11.0 update (version 11.1)

(Updated: 18th December, 2018)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see Camera Raw.

Photoshop Camera Raw 10 update (version 10.0)

(Updated: 24th October, 2017)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Camera Raw 9 update (version 9.8)

(Updated: 23rd December, 2016)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Elements 15 update (version 15.2)

(Updated: 15th December, 2016)

This free update includes the bug fix for a launch-related crash on OSX.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

Photoshop Elements 15 update (version 15.1)

(Updated: 3rd November, 2016)

This patch fixes the print-related crash on macOS 10.12.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

Photoshop Camera Raw 9 update (version 9.7)

(Updated: 20th September, 2016)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Camera Raw 9 update (version 9.4)

(Updated: 29th January, 2016)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Elements 14 update (version 14.1)

(Updated: 15th December, 2015)

This patch release contains the following fixes and enhancements:

  • Performance improvements
  • Option to import media from iPhone/iPad to Elements Organizer on Mac OS X (v10.11)
  • Bug fixes (stability-related and others)

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

Photoshop Camera Raw 9 update (version 9.0)

(Updated: 24th April, 2015)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Elements 13 update (version 13.1.1)

(Updated: 24th April, 2015)

This patch fixes the Elements Organizer issue about users being unable to navigate between photos after zooming into one photograph.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see this KB article: Unable to scroll to the next image in Elements Organizer.

Photoshop Elements 13 update (version 13.1)

(Updated: 04th February, 2015)

This patch release contains the following fixes:

  • User interface improvements
  • Stability-related fixes
  • Elements Live improvements
  • An option to enable Photoshop Elements Editor to switch to 2x resolution

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

Photoshop Camera Raw 8 update (version 8.7.1)

(Updated: 16th December, 2014)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.

Photoshop Camera Raw 8 update (version 8.7)

(Updated: 28th November, 2014)

A new update to the Camera Raw plug-in is available, contains added raw support for newer camera models.

Apply the update in one of the following ways:

  • Click Install Now or Install On Exit in the update message displayed in Photoshop Elements.
  • Choose Help > Updates (when the update message is not displayed).

For detailed information about the update, see the article on Camera Raw.