Troubleshooting & help
You can download InDesign from the Creative Cloud apps catalog. You'll need to sign in with your email address 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.
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.
- Sign in to your Adobe account.
- Select Change for Current password and then follow the onscreen instructions.
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You can install InDesign 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. To learn more about activating and deactivating Creative Cloud apps, read the article Sign in to activate your Adobe apps.
If you stop 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.
Yes. You can now share your designs with stakeholders for review, get feedback, and manage feedback comments within InDesign. For more information on how to share for review, see Share and collaborate InDesign documents.
Powered by Adobe Sensei, InDesign can wrap text around subjects in an image intelligently by following simple steps. Wrap text around contours of a subject directly without having to use Alpha Channels or Photoshop paths. For more information, see Subject-aware text wrap.
Yes. It's easy to define different page sizes for different pages within a single document. To quickly change the size, choose the page in the Pages panel, and then choose a page size from the Edit Page Size button.
A range of issues at the document or system level could prevent you from printing or exporting a document as PDF. Walk through the tasks in this print and export troubleshooting guide to resolve the problem.
If your document uses fonts with special characters in the font name, InDesign could crash during launch or when you use the Type tool. Work through the solutions in InDesign crashes during launch to resolve the issue.
If your InDesign preferences become corrupted, you can see some strange behavior. Luckily, it's easy to replace your InDesign preferences. Hold down Ctrl + Alt + Shift (Windows) or Cmd + Ctrl + Opt + Shift (Mac OS) while restarting InDesign.