How to install Adobe CS6 Master Collection on a Windows PC without errors

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to download and install Adobe CS6 Master Collection Software Suite on a Windows PC without errors.


Adobe Creative Suite (CS) is a very powerful software suite developed by Adobe Inc. and it’s primarily used by designers and developers for graphics designing, web development applications, photo and video editing.  Each edition of the creative suite consists of several Adobe applications such as Photoshop, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, among others.

CS6 is the last version of the Creative Suite versions and it’s still supported even up to now with bug fixes and security updates. Currently and also all the future versions of their creative suite software would only be available via their Adobe Creative Cloud subscription model.



Video Tutorial (Installation Guide):

Watch the video here for installation instructions…


The Design Suite Applications;

Each edition of the Creative Suite may come with all or a few of the software applications. I’ll give you a brief description of the core applications that come bundled with the Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) edition.

Adobe Photoshop CS6 is a graphics editor that is mainly used for editing and retouching digital photographs as majority of its features are geared towards that. However, it’s also capable of editing digital video frames, rendering text, 3D modeling and developing content for web.

Adobe After Effects CS6 is a digital and motion graphics software that is often used in film and video post-production to create visual effects and motion cinematographic graphics to extend your creativity with shapes, texts and more.

Adobe Fireworks CS6 is also a graphics editor for web designers that is used to create attractive designs for web pages and apps for smartphones, mock-ups, 3D graphics, interactive content and animations.

Adobe Illustrator is a precision vector graphics illustration and design tool used to create graphics that can be enlarged maintaining their dimensions.

Adobe Acrobat allows you to create, edit, manage and add digital signatures, interactive content on documents in Portable Document Format (PDF).

Adobe Premiere Pro is a real-time, cross-platform, timeline based video editing software with intuitive workflows that is optimized for working on 64-bit (x64) computers with more than one CPU, graphics cards and monitors.

Adobe Dreamweaver is an intuitive visual interface used mainly for making and editing HTML webpages and mobile apps.

Adobe InDesign is basically a desktop publishing application used to design and publish magazines, brochures, flyers, etc with a perfect pixel control over design.

Adobe Flash Professional now called Adobe Animate as part of the Creative Cloud is a multimedia authoring program used to create web applications, flash games, films and mobile widgets in the Adobe Flash format. It also features a scripting language called ActionScript and bi-directional streaming of digital audio and video.

Adobe Flash Builder is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) built on the Eclipse platform and it’s used for developing rich internet applications and cross-platform desktop applications in the Adobe Flash format.

Adobe Encore is a specialized DVD authoring app that converts the output of Premiere Pro and After Effects to a format suitable for DVD and Blu-ray players that is MPEG-2 or H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video and Dolby digital audio.

Adobe Bridge is an image organizer and digital asset management application that features limited integration with other Adobe applications but has no editing capabilities of its own.

Adobe Audition CS6 is a digital audio editor with more editing features of editing audio files to produce professional audio than its cousin Adobe Soundbooth which was discontinued.

  • Adobe SpeedGrade CS6;

Adobe SpeedGrade is a color grading application that integrates with Adobe Premiere Pro to make your videos even more attractive.

Adobe Prelude is a tool for importing, reviewing and logging tapeless media. It allows you to transfer nearly any file-based format so you can work faster and stay organized.

  • Adobe Media Encoder CS6;

Adobe Media Encoder CS6 is similar to Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects used to convert data (audio and video files) from one digital encoding to another. It’s used mainly to produce audio and video files suitable for uploading to online video-sharing platforms such as YouTube and social network sites.


Minimum System Requirements:

Before installing the software on your PC running Windows 7/8/8.1/10, make sure your PC meets the following minimum system requirements;

  • Operating System: Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • Memory (RAM); 2GB of RAM required
  • Hard Disk space: 15GB of free space required
  • Processor: Intel Dual Core processor or later
  • Architecture: 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64) windows.


Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) free Download:

This is a complete offline installer and standalone setup for Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) and it’s compatible with both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64) Windows machines.

Software Setup details;

  • Setup file name:
  • Full Setup size: 6.2 GB
  • Setup type: Offline Installer / Full standalone setup
  • Compatibility Architecture: 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64)
  • Developer: Adobe Systems.



Click on the red button below to download Adobe Creative Suite (CS6).


Download Adobe CS6 Master Collection


So basically this is how you download and install Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) on your Windows PC. We hope you had a smooth ride with the entire installation process. In case you encounter any errors feel free to leave a comment on our YouTube Channel (in the video comment section)…


Have fun developing web applications, designing magazines and brochures, and editing your photos and videos…




Tum Kurtzman
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