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How to activate Adobe Photoshop CS3, CS4, CS4 Extended, CS5, CS5 Extended, CS5.5, CS6? Step by step guide

How to activate Adobe Photoshop CS3

Who has not heard on occasion of Photoshop , and is that even in any conversation with people outside the world of editing and graphic design names this program of the Adobe company , although you may have heard it as “Fotochop” although as we know it is not the right way to say it.

With it we can enter the world of graphic design in a relatively simple way , and it is like everything, to use it we will have to devote some hours of practice to get the most out of it, although you will not discouraged, this software is so complete that even the most expert do not dominate each and every one of the tools, filters and other features that any version of Adobe Photoshop has in both old CS3, CS4, CS4 Extended, CS5, CS5 Extended and CS5.5 or the most current CS6 .

To be able to use this program, there is a way to work with it without paying a license, although it is not the best way, if in principle you are not going to dedicate yourself in a professional way you may not be compensated to make the purchase, since that this license is not cheap, for this we will explain how to use and activate Photoshop CS in any version .

How to block automatic activation of Adobe Photoshop CS and CC?

Licencia caducada Adobe Photoshop

Blocking the output link of Adobe Photoshop CC and CS activation using the Windows host file or the firewall is a common question for everyone. Even if you are not a professional graphic designer, surely you sometimes like to play with this fantastic Adobe tools such as Photoshop CC or CS.

Since you will not use it for professional work, you will surely have decided not to buy the official license, instead, we will use the trial version for life . But almost everyone knows that Adobe allows only 30 days of testing , after this it will continue to show an activation message.

Adobre Photoshop version trial de prueba solo 30 dias

Then, as an amateur fan you will wonder , How can I use Adobe Photoshop CC without activation? Yes, there is a way. You can use the Windows firewall to block all outgoing links from Adobe, or you can also use the Windows host file to block these URLs .

Today we are going to share the second option since it is simpler and in the long run more effective. We are going to make the guide for the activation method through the host file, let’s go there.

By the way, you can use this method to block the Windows host for all Adobe software, such as:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud: any version
  • Adobe Premiere Pro: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe After Effects: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe Photoshop: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe Lightroom: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe Illustrator: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe InDesign: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe Animate: CC / CS any version
  • Adobe Audition: CC / CS any version

If you are looking for a way to block the use of the Windows host file, then this article is for you. You will then get an appropriate way to block Adobe Photoshop CC activation through the Windows host file.

  • Step 1: First open the notepad program with Administration permission. Find the notebook in the quick search box of your Windows and once it appears, right click on it to see the option to run as Administration permission.

Ejecutar bloc de notas como administrador

  • Step 2: After opening the Notepad window, click on the file and follow this path: Windows > System32> drivers> etc. Here you will see a name of file called host . If you don’t see it, change the format of the text file to “all files” at the bottom. You can see the image below for a better understanding.

Ver archivo Host de Windows

  • Step 3: Now is the time to edit the host file using notepad . Copy all the text we leave below in the box and paste it at the bottom of your host file open in the notebook, after this do not forget to save it before closing.

Codigo bloqueo activacion Photoshop Cs

If you did everything correctly, you can rest easy with the Photoshop CC activation lock since from now on you can use the trial version of Photoshop CC as many days as you want without any fear that Trial mode expires.

Is it possible to use this «trick» to activate the new Adobe version CC 2019 or higher?

For a relatively short time Adobe has banned any patch to activate and crack any version of Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Acrobat Reader, Premiere Pro, After Effects and all programs in the Adobe CC 2019 suite , but something has already moved and is cooking behind the scenes.

In fact, with the launch of Adobe CC 2019, the American company had blocked the famous method to activate all versions of the Adobe CC suite that allowed to use all programs Free without subscription and without spending a single cent.

For several years and versions, to patch Adobe programs , it was enough to replace the amtlib.dll file , but unfortunately this method was recently inhibited by Adobe itself for its new versions.

As we said, since Adobe centralized its applications in the cloud, licenses, updates and everything are managed directly from Adobe Creative Cloud . Therefore, once we have Photoshop CC activated, at the time when Adobe releases a new patch, it will be downloaded and installed automatically , allowing us to always have the latest version of Photoshop installed on our computer .

With the latest update, there is a constant control of the license to avoid crack and several actions to use the programs for free if you have a trial subscription, but something has already been moved and there is a crack available for Adobe CC 2019 . At the moment, crack is available only for Windows , while for MAC no developments are expected in a short time.

Cracks are available for:

  • Adobe Acrobat DC CC 2019 0.0.8
  • Adobe Prelude CC 2019 (x64) 8.0
  • Adobe Dimension CC 2019 (x64) 2.0
  • Adobe InCopy CC 2019 (x64) 14.0.0
  • Adobe Character Animator CC 2019 (x64) 2.0.0
  • Adobe Animate CC 2019 (x64) 19.0.0
  • Adobe Lightroom CC 2019 (x64) 2.0.1
  • Adobe Audition CC 2019 (x64) 12.0.0
  • Adobe Lightroom Classic CC 2019 (x64) 8.0.0
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2019 (x64) 19.0.0
  • Adobe Media Encoder CC 2019 (x64) 13.0.0
  • Adobe After Effects CC 2019 (x64) 16.0. 0
  • Adobe Bridge CC 2019 (x64) 9.0.0
  • Adobe Indesign CC 2019 (x64) 14.0.0
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019 (x64) 13.0.0
  • Adobe Illustrator CC 2019 (x64) 23.0.0
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2019 (x64) 20.0.0

Soon we will have new news and we will take the steps to follow to activate the new versions of Adobe Photoshop CC for both Windows and Mac.

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