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Updated by Tracy King on Dec 06, 2023

Where to find Adobe Product Key? Find Adobe serial number comes to install or reinstall Adobe application to a new computer. Adobe serial number check seems to be related to a complex series of steps. Nope. Join us to find some easy methods with straightforward steps.


Method 1. How to Find Adobe Product Key via EaseUS Key Finder
Method 2. Find Adobe Serial Number in Registry
Other Ways to Get Adobe License Key or Redemption Code
Bonus Tip - How to Transfer Adobe CS2/Acrobat from PC to PC

Method 1. How to Find Adobe Product Key via EaseUS Key Finder

To get the easiest option to check the Adobe license key, we recommend a third-party product key finder program, EaseUS Key Finder, to export and save your Adobe serial number in a few clicks. Holding a bunch of features, one of the salient features is the "Product Key", which is designed to find Adobe, Windows, and Office. Download the Adobe product key finder now:

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Step 1. Click "Application" tab under "Registry Key".

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Step 2. View Applications Registry Keys on the right panel. EaseUS Key Finder will show all keys of installed software. Copy the targeted serial numbers. Also, you can click "Print" or "Save".

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Method 2. Find Adobe Serial Number in Registry

If the third-party software is not your cup of tea, you can search for help in Registry. Once your Adobe Acrobat has been installed on your computer, you can open the Registry which stores the serial number.

Note: Be careful to use the Registry to avoid computer crashes. If you are a beginner, we do not recommend using Registry.

Step 1. Press Windows + R to open the Run dialog.

Step 2. Type on regedit and click OK.

Step 3. Confirm Yes if prompted.

Step 4. When the Registry Editor opens, go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > Adobe > Adobe Acrobat > 9.0 > Registration or HKEY_lOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > Wow6432Node > Adobe > Adobe Acrobat > 9.0 > Registration

Step 5. In the right panel, you can see a file named SERIAL.

Other Ways to Get Adobe License Key or Redemption Code

Here are several ways you can take to find your serial number or code - Check your email, product box or email.

1 - Purchase from

Step 1. Sign in to the official website. (

Step 2. Navigate to the Products section. In Registered products, you can note the serial number for your adobe apps.

Step 3. Copy it and take it to activate.

2 - Purchase from Store or Online Retailer

Check Your Email

Once you bought Adobe apps from the store, they will send an email with included Adobe serial number. So you can check your email to get the serial number.

Check Your Product Box

If you bought an Adobe product, then you can get your 24-digit numeric on the product box.

Check Prepaid Card

The prepaid card will obtain your serial number. On the back of the card, you can find your redemption code under the scratched foil.

Final Thoughts

When we install or reinstall Adobe apps like Adobe CS4/CS5/CS6/CC. As we said in the above part, the Adobe product key has been saved in Registry but it is really not an easy way to follow the complex steps. So the way about Registry is a manual way. It is not welcome for beginners who have shallow knowledge about Registry.

That is why we put the third-party software on the very beginning part. Using EaseUS Key Finder to scan your serial number in a few seconds and easily find lots of product keys. Click the Copy button.

Bonus Tip - How to Transfer Adobe CS2/Acrobat from PC to PC

Transferring Adobe apps comes with a computer upgrade. If you want to replace a Windows 11 PC, we're sure that you need to move the adobe program from the old PC to the new PC. If you have such need, download EaseUS Todo PCTrans and take for help from "PC to PC" mode.

  • As a PC transfer software, this Windows data migration tool can transfer files, applications, user account when you need to replace an old PC with a new one or just share your files from PC to PC.
  • If your drive has no enough space, go to the "App Migration" part and migrate your apps from one drive to another.
  • When your PC gets stuck or can not start or encounter some hassle issues, the "Data Rescue" can give you a back to migrate existing data to a new device.

Step 1. Connect two computers on the same LAN

Run EaseUS Todo PCTrans on both of your current computer and the other computer. On the source computer where Adobe is installed, navigate to the "PC to PC" mode, and then click "PC to PC".

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Connect new computer to old PC, input account password, or verification code of the old PC.

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Step 2. Choose Adobe to transfer

At the "Applications" category, find the Adobe programs that you're going to move.

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Step 3. Transfer Adobe from PC to PC

Tick the checkbox of supported the Adobe program. and click "Transfer". Let the software accomplish the process.

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Step 4. Activate the Adobe with product key

Turn to the Product Key main screen of EaseUS Todo PCTrans, click "Scan" to find and copy the product key.

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Updated by Tracy King

Tracy became a member of the EaseUS content team in 2013. Being a technical writer for over 10 years, she is enthusiastic about sharing tips to assist readers in resolving complex issues in disk management, file transfer, PC & Mac performance optimization, etc., like an expert.

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