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Lightroom CC on a third Computer ?


Jul 11, 2008
Lightroom Version
Operating System
Windows 10, macOS 10.14 Mojave
I have the 1TB Photography Plan (LRCC, PS, Classic, 1TB) which allows me to activate two computers at the same time. I currently have my two Macs activated but would like to also activate on a Windows laptop.

The choice seems to be:

1. Buy a license for a third computer....can't see any info on this on the Adobe website.

2. Install CC and its apps on the Windows Laptop, and deactivate one of the Macs when I want to use them. From this page I understand that I can do this. But is this a viable "approved" way of using LRCC? Is there any limit on how many activation switches you can do?

Victoria Bampton

Lightroom Queen
Staff member
Lightroom Guru
Sep 29, 2007
Southampton, UK
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Cloud Service
Hi Mike, yes, signing in and out works fine. That is the official recommendation at the moment, at least until it's possible add additional "seats" or expand the number of computers that CC can be used on.