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Adobe Express for Android

  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. Adobe Express on the web beta
    1. Beta version of Adobe Express FAQ
    2. Feature summary for the beta version of Adobe Express
    3. Find and submit Adobe Stock Content ID
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Quick action
    1. Resize images using quick action
    2. Remove background from your images using quick action
    3. Convert images to JPG or PNG using quick action
    4. Crop an image using quick action
    5. Reverse video using quick action
    6. Trim video using quick action
    7. Resize your video using quick action
    8. Convert to GIF using quick action
    9. Convert videos to MP4 using quick action
    10. Crop video using quick action
    11. Change the speed of a video using quick action
    12. Merge videos and images using quick action
    13. Convert to and from PDF using quick action
    14. Edit PDF text and images using quick action
    15. Combine and organize files into a single PDF using quick action
    16. Generate QR code using quick action
    17. Animate a character from audio using quick action
    18. FAQ | Quick actions
  8. 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
  9. Adobe Express on mobile
    1. Adobe Express for iOS
    2. Sell access to remixable Adobe Express templates on iOS
    3. Sell access to remixable Adobe Express templates on iOS FAQ
    4. Adobe Express for Android
    5. Manage Adobe Express subscriptions on iOS
    6. Manage Adobe Express subscriptions on Android
    7. Manage Adobe Express subscriptions on Samsung Galaxy Store
  10. 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

Learn how to sign in and work with Adobe Express to create your own custom designs on Android.

In this article, you will learn how to use both the free and premium features in Adobe Express to create your designs and seamlessly share across social media and more.

Sign in

Don’t have Adobe Express for mobile? Go to the Google play store to download the Adobe Express app.

Get started with Adobe Express

  1. On your Android device, tap the Adobe Express app icon.
  2. Sign in with your Adobe ID, Apple ID, Facebook, or Google account.
  3. Once you've signed in, you can begin to create, import, edit, and share your graphics, photos, and videos.


Get to know the workspace

  • Free photos
  • Gallery
  • Libraries
  • Backgrounds
  • Solid color

Free photos - Find free stock photos within Adobe Express

Gallery - Access your personal photo gallery.

Libraries - Go to your Creative Cloud library to drag assets that have been synced on other devices into your workspace.

Backgrounds - Search for a pre-designed background. You can select more than one background at a time to add into your project.

Solid color - Pick a solid color to use as a background.

Create designs and collages

Get started creating your own custom designs in a few easy steps.

  1. Open Adobe Express. Click the + icon. 


  2. Pick your preferred design option from your workspace menu. Click Add. 


  3. Select a custom size for your project or a preselected size that’s designed to fit social media, print media, blog posts, and more. 


  4. Create your project. 


    • Colors - Pick a custom color scheme or select an app-suggested color palette.
    • Animation - Animate your text and your background.
    • Layout - Select layout and collage structure, border width, and explore pre-selected design themes.
    • Brand - Quickly import your brand assets in one tap.
    • Resize - Change the custom size for your project or select a different preselected size option.
  5. Add multiple pages to your project

    •  Add - Create a new page in your project. 
    •  Duplicate - Replicate your design onto a new page. 
    •  Trash - Delete a page.
  6. Edit your project.


    • Text - Add new text and customize the font, color, opacity, and more.
    • Design assets - Add more design assets into your project.
    • Images - Here you can access your: Libraries, Patterns, Photo library, Files, Camera, Free photos, Adobe Stock, Lightroom.
    • Icons - Search and add pre-designed icons.
    • Backgrounds - Search and add a pre-designed background.
    • Logos - Access your logo or add a new logo from libraries or your personal photo library.

Your Projects

In the right bottom corner, select Your Projects. You can view your current and past projects here.


  1. Select an individual thumbnail to fully open your project.

  2. In this view, you can delete, edit, duplicate, and by tapping the More (...) icon, you can rename your project

  3. The bottom menu allows you to quickly share your work to social media, and by selecting the More (...) icon, you can share it directly to your contacts or another preferred app.

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