Adobe Photoshop - Getting Started (UW-Madison)

Adobe Photoshop is software for image editing and creation. It can be used for everything from photo retouching to digital painting.This page provides basic information on where to download Adobe Photoshop, and a list of resources on Photoshop both online and at UW-Madison.

How to Download and Sign In

Faculty and staff can download Acrobat by following the directions in Logging in with Your UW-Madison Account.

Check to see if you are eligible to use Adobe Creative Cloud services from UW System Eligibility for Adobe Creative Cloud.

Adobe Acrobat has been licensed by the UW-System for use by faculty and staff on both UW- and personally-owned devices, as well as those with UW-owned machines provisioned with Shared Device Licensing. Please check with your local IT staff to see if they can install Adobe Acrobat for you or if there are departmental policies on use and support of Adobe products.


Documentation and Resources

UW-Madison Resources

  • If you are a UW-Madison student and would like assistance with using Adobe Photoshop please contact DoIT STS through their "Ask a Trainer" service. Someone will contact you within two business days to set up an appointment. 
  • Instructors, staff, and students can use the Adobe software suite at most UW-Madison computer labs.

Keywordsadobe, photoshop, information, download, tutorials, instructor, faculty   Doc ID61944
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Created2016-03-16 09:41:37Updated2023-11-14 13:46:18
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