Search Knowledge Base: Download and Install the Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop App (Windows) Before you can download and install any of the Creative Cloud desktop applications, such as Acrobat, Photoshop, and InDesign, you must first install the Creative Cloud Desktop App. Windows Go to adobe.com and sign in following these instructions. Select Desktop Downloads.. Scroll down to locate Creative Cloud and select Download. Enter the required information and select Continue. Wait while Adobe Installer downloads the necessary files and installs them to your PC. If prompted, log in with your NetID@tennessee.edu and password. You have successfully installed the Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop App, which will allow you to install the Creative Cloud applications. Need more help?