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How to install Photoshop Lightroom macintosh

This guide explains how to install and activate Photoshop Lightroom macintosh

This guide explains how to install and activate Photoshop Lightroom macintosh downloaded from UCL Software Database.

This guide is aimed at...

  • IT Administrators
  • Staff
  • SLMS staff

Before you start...

Before installing any Adobe software, ensure that you have purchased the correct number of licenses and have removed any Adobe trial software. If you have not, then please purchase a licence from ISD Purchasing via an Electronic IDT.


1. Ensure that the file has downloaded completely before proceeding. Double click on the .dmg file

Lightroom mac file…

Fig 1 - Lightroom mac file

2. The Lightroom installer window will pop up, double click on the Photoshop Lightroom.pkg icon

Photoshop Lightroom installer icon…


Fig 2 - Photoshop Lightroom installer icon


3. Introduction window > Continue

Introduction window…

Fig 3 - Introduction window


4. Read me window > continue

Read Me window…

Fig 4 - Read Me window



5. Continue and agree the Adobe software agreement

Adobe software agreement…

Fig 5 - Adobe software agreement


6. Installation type > Install

Installation location…


Fig 6 - Installation location



Fig 7 - Installing

7. Close


Fig 8 - Installation was successful




5. Input the serial number

Input serial number…

Fig 6 - Input serial number


Fig 7 - Installation type


Installation was successful…

Fig 9 - Installation was successful 

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