Download, installation, and authentication

The following section explains how to download, install and authenticate Sitecore Connect™ for Creative Cloud™.

To activate your license:

  1. On the menu bar, click Manage manage icon.

  2. Click Users users icon.

  3. On the required User or User group, click Details information-icon.

  4. Click Edit edit icon.

  5. On the Modules field, click + to add modules.

  6. On the Modules dialog box, select the Sitecore connect for Creative Cloud module.

Sitecore connect for Creative Cloud shown on modules

  1. Click OK.

User group

Users must belong to the M.Builtin.CreativeCloud.Everyone user group to use the Sitecore connect for Creative Cloud module. For details on adding a user to a user group, see Add a user to a group.

Note

The Superuser group has the required permissions for using the Sitecore connect for Creative Cloud module.

To install the Sitecore Connect for Creative Cloud package:

  1. On the menu bar, click Profile profile-icon.
  2. Select Profile.
  3. On the Profile page, click More actions more actions.
  4. Click Install packages.

install packages shown on profile page

  1. Click Download download icon on the required ZIP package:

    • Sitecore Connect for Creative Cloud for Mac.
    • Sitecore Connect for Creative Cloud for Windows.

install package for windows or for osx

The following steps explain how to download and install the package:

  1. Download and install your package on your hard drive.

  2. Open Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, or InDesign. Sitecore Connect for Creative Cloud is available as an extension:

    photoshop with window menu extensions and sitecore content hub highlighted: photoshop_sitecore_extension_highlighted.png

Warning

Sitecore Connect for Creative Cloud cannot upload local links if the tenant has the distributed upload mode enabled. We advise disabling the distributed upload mode, so users are not asked to confirm the upload of local links as new assets during each upload:

modal asking confirmation of the upload of local links as new assets: upload-local-links-as-new-assets.png