Install the Shift Extension

The Shift extension is available for free on the Adobe Exchange website: https://exchange.adobe.com/creativecloud.details.104163.shift-panel.html.

Once you acquire the Shift extension, you can install it by logging into Adobe Creative Cloud and navigating to Stock & Marketplace > Plugins > Manage plugins.

Next, open your Adobe app, such as Premiere Pro, and find the Shift extension under Window > Extensions. The following section will show you how to activate the extension.

Open the Shift extension in Premiere Pro.

Activate the Shift Extension

Once you install the Shift extension, you need to activate it before you can access your workspaces and projects. The screenshots below feature Premiere Pro, but you can follow the same steps in After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

If you haven't already opened the Shift extension, go to Window > Extensions > Shift. When you open the Shift extension, an activation code appears. Enter this code by visiting app.shift.io/activate in your web browser.

The Shift panel displays an alphanumeric code that you enter in your browser.

If you are already logged into Shift, the activation page appears in your web browser, where you can enter your code. If you are not logged into Shift, log in as you normally would, and then enter your code.

Open the URL in your web browser, and enter your code.

A "Success!" message confirms you have activated the Shift extension.

The Shift extension is now ready to use.

After you enter your activation code, the Shift extension automatically refreshes and displays all your Shift projects and assets, so you can start browsing, importing, and exporting files.

The Shift extension refreshes to display your Shift projects.

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