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Have you ever wondered to get the premium license for Adobe products totally free? If not then here is the Adobe Zii 2020 version for mac which makes this thing possible for you. Because it is the free tool that is also known as Adobe Patcher which is compatible with almost every version.
With the help of this Adobe Zii Patcher, you can get the license for Photoshop (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020) After Effects (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020) and many more. Furthermore, we will discuss this tool below and tell you the benefits of having this.
Why Use Adobe Zii 2020
So, almost every 5th person uses Adobe Products on their computer or mac Machine. Whether we edit photos or edit videos, whether we create or edit pdfs everywhere Adobe products are useful.
As people use Photoshop for Background Removal, Photo Retouch or Manipulation, while After Effects can help in editing movie-like videos. The list is very big and the uses are very was as well so this was just an overview and want to give you an idea.
Now the problem is that these are not free for everyone. Yes, we have to purchase a license to keep using these apps on any device. Also, not every person has that much money to buy these apps for themselves and at this point Adobe Zii makes sense. Because this tool is totally free and is developed by the T.N.T for the macOS X users only. It is used to provide us with a lifetime but a genuine license for every product we use.
Adobe Zii 2020 Features List
Now as I told you why we use this tool and give you the overview of Zii Patcher. So, its time to have a look at the features list that we get from it.
With the help of this tool, you are not going to get a license for a single version only. But with this amazing app, we can activate Adobe versions 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019. Also in the latest version, we get the support of Adobe 2020 products as well.
By using this tool it will automatically detect the version you are using on the Mac version. But it requires to run the application at once and then this will detect the installed version in your system.
Even though this is another best thing that I loved most for the Adobe Zii. So, now as we have this tool we don’t need to open it every time to renew the license. Just use this tool once and then you are done with it no need to use again.
Are you worried that you will get a fake license that only bypasses the security? Then you are wrong because this app will provide 100% legal and genuine license. You will never ever get caught from the Adobe by using this.
Mac OS Support
No matter if you are using the older version or the latest (which is Catalina) this tool is still worthy for you. It requires OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion (Zinfandel) and will work on the mac Catalina which is the latest OS X available from Apple.
Worried about the Virus or Malware? If so then don’t worry anymore as this application is totally free from any Virus or Trojan. It is also scanned by the most famous Antivirus tool named as Virus Total and found no malicious code in it.
Light in Size
Many people who are using Macbook or iMac don’t have too much space in their drives. It is because they only support the Apple SSD which is too costly. So, in this way, we can save our storage because this doesn’t ask to have 1 or 2GBs of free storage. Even we can delete the app right-after we completed our task.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Adobe Zii 2020
No doubt that every application has its own advantages and disadvantages. Just like that this Adobe Zii comes with their own benefits which we talk in this section Below is the list of advantages and the disadvantages we get when we use this tool.
No Virus: Having an activator is really cool but protecting ourselves from the virus is the priority. This problem is also solved with this awesome Adobe Zii 2020.
It is Free: Since the app provides us with the free license it doesn’t mean you will be paid for it. Because this application is totally free to use with no subscription.
Enhances Performance: It is not only helpful while activating the Adobe application but even though you will see the enhanced performance.
Anti-Ban: Many people are worried that their Apple ID will be disabled by using this. But this is totally wrong because your identity is still safe and secure.
Use Adobe Account: Wanted to still use your Adobe Creative Cloud with the product? Then don’t worry you are safe to use I am personally using it.
Privacy Issues: Yes, that’s true we have some privacy issues at the time you use this. Because it requires Gatekeeper disabling so that’s why you may face some issues.
Not Updated: This is not updated from 2017 but even though we can still use it to activate all the Adobe products updated to 2020.
Piracy Tool: No doubt that the pirated tools are not safe or illegal to use. So, before trying to download or install it make sure to follow your country rules.
Third-Party Developer: You must be confused at this point so the third-party developer is one who is not working with any company. So, this T.N.T the developer of Adobe Zii is called a 3rd-party developer.
How To Get Adobe Zii 2020
So after reading the complete features and pros & cons of this tool if you are interested in downloading then here, we go. This is the simple step by step guide for those who came at our website for the first time and don’t know how to download Adobe Zii. If you already know the way then simply ignore it and then move to our installation guide.
Ok here are the steps which we need to follow:
1. First of all click on the download button that is given above in this guide and then you will be redirected to the next page.
2. Now here you will see more information about this tool like size, version, update, etc. Below this information table, you will find another download button.
3. Simply click on that button and at this time you will be redirected to another website which is Mega. When the page loads you will notice two buttons there 1. Import to 2. Download.
4. At this time if you have a Mega account then make sure to click on Import so we can download it later or at any time we need. But for those who don’t have an account can easily click on the Download button.
5. When clicking the button it will start downloading the application in your web browser. After the app is downloaded it will be added in your web browser.
Now we have downloaded the Adobe Zii in our Mac successfully. After this, we need to install it so you can follow this below guide for proper steps.
Install Adobe Zii 2020 on Mac
The installation of this tool is very easy but also tricky because there are many things that we need to have before proceeding. You can simply read the below requirements and then go for the installation section.
Precautions Before Installing
- Disconnect your internet connection.
- Install the trial version of Adobe product that you want to activate.
- Close all the programs that are running in Background.
- Disable Antivirus Program if installed.
- Disable Gatekeeper to install the app from the 3rd-party developer.
- Adobe Zii Zip file (downloaded from our website).
1. First, open the Finder and then go to the Download folder and from here find Adobe Zii.zip file.
2. Now double click on the Zip file and it will be extracted and will create a New Folder with the same name as Zip File.
3. After this go to that folder and then double click on Adobe Zii by TNT.dmg it will then automatically loads the file and then open a new window there.
4. In this new window, you see two options Adobe Zii 2020 icon and a folder named Extra. Now simply double click on the icon of this application.
5. It will then open a dialogue box saying “This is an app downloaded from the Internet. Are you sure you want to open it?”. At this time you will notice 3 buttons so we will click on the Open button from there.
Now the app is successfully installed and you will then see a simple window with Drag/Patch button. At this time we are ready to go with the activating section. Don’t worry I have written the whole guide below just follow it and we will get the license.
Activate Photoshop in Mac using Zii Patcher
So, we have downloaded the tool using the above guide and then now we are ready to patch Adobe Photoshop. Let’s check the steps given below.
1. First, install the trial version of Photoshop or any other app that you want to activate. You can also go to this website and download a .dmg file: The Mac Go
2. After installing the app launch this application for the first time and see if it shows trial or not and then close the application.
3. Disconnect from the internet and then simply open the Zii patcher and then click on Drag or Patch option.
4. Now after clicking this button, the app will start looking for the Apps installed on your mac and then after some time, it will ask for the password.
5. Enter the password of your Mac Administrator and then click Ok to let the application run.
6. Now wait for the few seconds and then your application will be patched.
7. Alternatively, if this tool doesn’t find the installed application then Go to Applications > using left-click Drag that app and then Drop it to Zii Patcher.
That’s all we have now successfully patched the Adobe products and now keep using them without worrying about anything.
To check the activation we can simply launch Photoshop or any other app that you patched. Then from the Above-Menu click on Help and then check if there is “K’ed by Team TNT” is available or not. If this is available then your program is completed successfully.
Troubleshooting and Fixes
Now as I have researched a lot on this patcher tool and I found that many people are facing issues with it. This is why I am listing some well-known and most common issues that people have faced. So, after this, I am sure you will fix that problem as well. In case if this Troubleshooting guide is not working for you then feel free to ask in the comment section.
Gatekeeper Not Disabled
Since there are many people who have upgraded to the latest Mac OS X version which is Cataline are facing issue to enable Gatekeeper. Because Apple has removed the option to enable installation from Everywhere from the Privacy settings. So, here are the steps we can use to enable that option.
1. Close all the programs including Preferences and open Finder.
2. From here click on the Go which is located in the above menu.
3. Now simply click on the Utility option.
4. After this, you will need to double-click on the Terminal to launch it.
5. In the Terminal you will need to type this command below:
sudo spctl --master-disable
6. Then you will be asked to Enter a Password so type the password and hit Enter.
7. Now simply click the Apple icon from the above menu and click on System Preferences.
8. Then you see all the settings available so click on Security & Privacy.
9. After this go to the General section from the above menu and then click on the Lock button located left-side below.
10. When you click on it you will be asked for a password so enter that password and then click on Ok.
11. That’s all now you can see the 3rd option is visible now just select that option and close everything. Now you are ready to go so just again follow the installation guide and you won’t see the issue again.
So, if you want to turn on the Gatekeeper again then follow the same procedure above and change the command only. Type this command there and then type the password if asked.
sudo spctl --master-enable
Eject Adobe Zii
Now, most of the people are also facing the issue when they want to eject this Patcher from there system. So, don’t worry just follow the below steps:
- Close Adobe Zii or any other file or this tool.
- Now open Desktop and then right-click on Adobe Zii 2020 disk
- Then simply click on the Eject Disk and it may ask for confirmation so press Yes and you are done.
There is no doubt that Adobe Zii 2020 is one of the best application that is available for mac users. Since many apps are available for Windows users as compared to mac. But thanks to the T.N.T team who made this awesome tool and now we are getting the premium version of Photoshop totally free of cost.
I have used this app for many years and found no issue with it I hope you will also love it and get the premium license for yourself. If you just loved this article and find it helpful then don’t forget to share it with your friends or colleagues.