Adobe After Effects for macOS

Adobe After Effects for macOS 2022 V22.5

Last Updated on July 31, 2022 by Macsoftbox

Apple Silicon M1 Supported.

Adobe After Effects 2021 for Mac is the most popular and best video editing, VFX, and motion graphics software by Adobe. Graphics ninjas, producers, video editors, and filmmakers use it for touching new heights in motion graphics and other multimedia content.

Anything that any graphic designer can imagine, might be brought into reality with Adobe After Effects.

It features a clear layout, with flexible adaptive interfaces, allowing huge creativity for graphics ninjas as well as keeping things easy to navigate.

As usual, use this for your personal or learning purpose only, and don’t forget to buy an original license from Adobe.

  1. Very helpful for creating cinematic movie titles, intros, and transitions
  2. Excellent ability to convert any image into animation with keyframes or expressions
  3. Got expanded format and better playback support
  4. A professional program for visual effects, motion graphics, and compositing
  5. Works seamlessly with Adobe apps

System Requirements

  1. Operating System: OS X 10.12 or later
  2. 2 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
  3. 3 GB of available hard-disk space for installation
  4. Minimum of 512 MB of VRAM (2 GB recommended)
  5. Intel Core 2 Duo or later (Core i3, Core i5)

To check your macOS VRAM values: Click Mac icon > About This Mac > More Info (Graphics information)


(Use these instructions if you DONT have or want to have Creative Cloud Installed)

  1. Mount After Effects BETA 22.3×47 U2B [RiD].dmg
  2. Mount AntiCC [RiD].dmg
  3. Run AntiCC.tool (Terminal will open enter password and press Enter)
  4. Install After Effects by double-clicking Install Install After.Effects.BETA_22.3× (You will see a popup once completed)
  5. Now double-click patch.tool (Terminal will open enter password and press Enter)
  6. If you followed these steps right you should have After Effects Installed and Patched.

This was tested by us on macOS Monterey 12.1

INSTALL NOTES 2: If you already are using Adobe Creative Cloud then I would assume to just use the Patch.tool


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