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3-Step Task | Transfer Adobe Creative Suite 4/5/6 to A New Computer without Reinstallation

Updated on Dec 18, 2018 by Tracy King to PC Transfer

This page offers you a simple trick to effectively transfer and move installed Adobe Creative Suite 4, 6 or 6 to another new computer without re-installation. If you are looking for a way to move the installed Adobe Creative Suite to a new PC for better performance, you can refer to this page for a tutorial guide and help now.

How do I transfer Adobe Creative Suite 4/5/6 to a new computer without reinstalling

Transfer Adobe CS to new PC.

"Does anyone know how to move and transfer Adobe Creative Suite to a new computer? I bought a new Dell laptop last week. And recently, I’m planning to transfer all my old files and some installed programs into the new computer. All my files have been moved to the new PC, but some useful applications such as Adobe Creative Suite 6 cannot be moved by copying and pasting.
Is there a way that can do the transferring job without reinstalling?

How to Transfer Adobe CS 4/5/6 to A New PC? 

Is it possible to transfer installed programs to a new computer? What about to move Adobe CS 6, 5 or 4 with all containing programs to a new PC? Sure!
If you are looking for a power tool that can help move or transfer installed programs to a new PC, follow-on and you’ll know what to do next:

Preparation jobs for transferring Adobe CS4/5/6 to new PC:

#1. Download and install the best PC transfer software - EaseUS Todo PCTrans on both new and old PCs.


For Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

With the magic feature - Via network connection, EaseUS Todo PCTrans allows you to transfer installed programs between PCs without re-installation directly.

#2. Activate it first for transferring multiple programs and files.


EaseUS Todo PCTrans

Start transferring your programs now


Click to Activate



If you want to move one application to a new computer, you can use the free version - EaseUS Todo PCTrans Free for help.

#3. Find and keep the activation key of Adobe products or the account and password of Adobe Creative Suite.

3-Step Guide: Transfer Adobe Creative Suite 4/5/6 to another new computer


Step 1: Run EaseUS Todo PCTrans on both of your current computer and the other PC.

Select "PC to PC" as the way to transfer Adobe Photoshop, Adobe acrobat or Adobe creative to the new or other PC.

transfer adobe by choosing pc to pc

Click Continue to connect the two PCs.

click continue

Step 2: Select wanted application.

Click "Edit" to choose applications.

click edit

Select the Adobe Photoshop and other apps that you want to transfer to the new PC

select adobe

Step 3: Transfer the Adobe to the PC.

Click "Transfer" and the transferring process starts.

click transfer to transfer adobe

Wait for the transferring process to complete. Click "OK" when the transferring job ends.

click ok when the process ends

IMPORTANT and You May Want to Know:

1. After the transferring, when you launch Creative Suite, the program may ask you to reactivate the software again, you can try below two ways:

First, try the activation key
You can use your Adobe account and password or the activation key to activate the Adobe software.

Second, contact Adobe support team
If you failed to activate Adobe CS, try to reach the Adobe support team, and they should be able to help.

2. If the network connection is not stable for the transferring, Via an image file mode on EaseUS Todo PCTrans can help and move your favored programs to the new computer.