This article shows you how to download and install the full version of Adobe After Effects CC 2018 for free on PC. Follow the direct download link and instructions below for guidance on installing Adobe After Effects CC 2018 on your computer.

About the software

In this version of Adobe After Effects, many new features have been added, such as the interactive 3D pipeline in Cinema4D, the Refine Edge tool, the VFX deformation stabilizer, the optimization of 3D Camera Tracker tracing, motion blur and much more. The program’s software is available in the archive, which will allow novice users to better understand the settings and functionality of the application.

Adobe After Effects CC 2018 System Requirements

Minimum specifications
ProcessorMulticore Intel processor with 64-bit support
Operating systemMicrosoft Windows 10 (64 bit) versions 1703 (Creators Update) and later
RAM16 GB minimum (32 GB recommended)
Hard disk space5GB of available hard-disk space; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on removable flash storage devices)

Additional disk space for disk cache (10GB recommended)

Monitor resolution1280×1080 or greater display resolution
InternetInternet connection and registration are necessary for required software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.*

How to Download and Install Adobe After Effects CC 2018

  1. Click on the download button(s) below and finish downloading the required files. This might take from a few minutes to a few hours, depending on your download speed.
  2. Extract the downloaded files. If you don’t know how to extract, see this article. The password to extract will always be:
  3. Run Setup.exe from folder [SetupBuild] Note: Don’t run program after installation if running close it first
  4. Copy “amtemu.v0.9.2-painter.exe” from [CrackAMT Emulator v0.9.2 by PainteR] into install folder [C:Program FilesAdobeAdobe After Effects CC 2018] or wherever you install the software
  5. Run this copied patch with administrator permission
  6. On Patch screen select “Adobe After Effects CC 2017” from dropdown menu and press install button
  7. Browse “amtlib.dll” and press open button
  8. Now you’ll see message “—WORKING DONE—”
  9. You now have the full version of Adobe After Effects CC 2018, without any limitations, installed on your computer.

Required files

File #1 (1.93GB)


This download is for Adobe After Effects CC 2018 v15.0.0