Pantone Makes Its Color Library Free for Adobe Creative Cloud Users

Download Pantone free for Adobe creative Cloud

PANTONE has united to bring creative professionals together by making the PANTONE Connect extension for Adobe Creative Cloud is free until July 1, 2020.

To comfort creatives During the pandemic, industry leaders have begun offering free resources to help nurture skill sets and increase productivity levels at home. Nikon and MoMA are teaching free photography classes, Apple is offering free e-books and audiobooks, and design filmmaker Gary Hustwit has streamed his documentaries for all to enjoy.

Plug-in compatible With Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign – Provides full access to the most up-to-date version of PANTONE Color Libraries, and lets you create and share palettes with collaborators, as well as organize, convert, and cross-reference.

Subscriptions for The extension is generally priced at US $ 4.99 per month or US $ 29.99 per year, but the color standard currently shares this service for free. You don’t have to provide your payment information, so your card won’t be accidentally charged after July 1.

Existing members who have already installed the extension will automatically receive an additional three months free on their accounts.


The PANTONE Connect extension will include more than 5,600 shades that are missing from Adobe Creative Cloud’s own PANTONE swatch libraries. These include 826 PANTONE Matching System (PMS) colors and the entire ‘Fashion, Home + Interiors’ system selection.

“Adversity often inspires the greatest creativity, ”PANTONE writes in an email. “We look forward to seeing what you create during this unconventional time.”

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