System requirements

Installation instructions

For detailed instructions on installation, visit the installation page

Trial software

Technical Communication Suite 5 trials are "try and buy", allowing you to evaluate individual products or editions and then convert the installed trial to a full version. You can convert from a trial to a full version at any time by either purchasing a copy of the product or signing up for a subscription. If you purchase a copy, enter its serial number in the product screen where prompted.

Installing fonts

Install fonts into a default system font directory. If the installer finds older versions of these fonts in the default system font directory, it will uninstall the older versions, and save them to a new directory. The default system font directory is:

Windows: :\Windows\Fonts

The older fonts will be saved in the new directory:

Windows: :\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\SavedFonts\current

This new directory will also contain a file named "Read Me.html" which lists the saved fonts, and the version numbers of the new and of the old font files.

You can re-install the older fonts by deleting the new font files from the default system font directory , and moving the old files back into that directory.

License agreement

You must accept the license agreement and warranty terms to use this product. Visit for details. This product will not function without mandatory activation and registration via the Internet. Phone activation is not available. See for details.

Adobe’s single user license allows installation of a single product license on two machines (such as one work machine and one home machine) provided the software is used by the same individual and not concurrently on both machines.

Note: If you want to install the product on a third computer, you must first deactivate the software on one computer. To deactivate, choose Help > Deactivate / Sign Out.

Online resources

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Customer support

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