Adobe Drive

5.0.3 23 Jun 2015

Digital asset management system for Creative Suite.


Developer website: Adobe

Adobe Drive software enables seamless integration of a digital asset management (DAM) system with Adobe Creative Suite 5, 5.5, 6, and CC applications. Once connected to a DAM server, you can access remote assets through your operating system file browser, through Adobe Bridge, or from the menus of CS products that integrate with Drive: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and InCopy.

Top Features
  • Support for "hidden" features Within the integrated Creative Suite applications, perform asset management functions such as viewing version history or adding comments upon check-in when saving files directly from the application.
  • Connector for ADEP DAM Services Enables access to digital assets managed within the Web Experience Management Adobe solution and the Integrated Content Review solution.
  • CMIS connector Enables basic access to asset management servers that implement the Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS) specification.
  • Customized properties support Allows users to edit and view custom metadata/properties through Adobe Drive in Adobe Bridge.

What's New

Version 5.0.3:
Key Fixes and Improvements
  • Support for OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite
  • Support for Adobe Creative Cloud 2015 and Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 apps
  • Improved support for large file upload on OS X 10.9 Mavericks
  • Improved search with Adobe Bridge
  • Improved support for large OBJ files. Fixed data corruption
  • Improved file version handling if versions created at server
Known Issues
  • If you have a previous installation of Adobe Drive 5.0.x on OS X Yosemite, perform the following cleanup steps sequentially before installing Adobe Drive 5.0.3:
    • Un-pack the AdobeDrive5UninstallUtility.dmg
    • Run within AdobeDrive5UninstallUtility.dmg
    • Uninstall the previous version of Adobe Drive
    • Restart the system
    • Install Adobe Drive 5.0.3
  • Forcible quitting from Finder is required to proceed with the installation when the Adobe Drive installer becomes unresponsive during installation on Mac OS and Activity Monitor displays Finder as unresponsive.
  • Adobe Bridge crashes when asset in child folder is copied to parent folder.
  • Adobe Drive 5.0.3 needs JDK 1.6 installed on OS X.


  • OS X 10.9 or later
  • Adobe Drive CC software is used together with Adobe Creative Cloud products: Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, InCopy, and Bridge.


Current Version (5.x)


Version Downloads
Multimedia Design / Author Tools
23 Jun 2015
OS X / Intel 32