You need the serial number to register and update your Photoshop Elements or Adobe Premiere Elements, and use it as the full version. The serial number for Photoshop Elements starts with 1057 and for Premiere Elements starts with 1143.

If you have downloaded from Adobe

If you downloaded your product from or you have registered it already, you can find your product serial number from your Adobe account.

  1. In Registered products, note the serial number for your Elements product.

If you have the product packaging or a redemption code

If you purchased your product using a prepaid card, have a product box, or bought from a reseller, here's how to find your serial number.

What do you have?   Where’s your code or serial number?
A prepaid card

The prepaid card contains a code you use to obtain your serial number and download your product. You'll find this code beneath the scratch-off foil on the back of the card.

For detailed instructions, see Redemption code help

A product box

You might have a serial number or a redemption code depending on where you purchased it.

Serial Number

Find the serial number of your Elements product on the Windows disc sleeve. The serial number is a 24-digit numeric code.

Redemption Code

Find your redemption code on an insert card inside the box. The redemption code is a 22-digit alphanumeric code.

For detailed instructions, see Redemption code help.

An email from a reseller

Find your serial number or redemption code in the email. If you've purchased from Amazon, see Find serial number for Elements products brought from Amazon.

For detailed instructions, see Redemption code help.