Adobe Illustrator 5.5

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor developed and marketed by Adobe Systems. It was often sold as a companion product to the bit-map/photo editor Adobe Photoshop. Illustrator was originally released in 1987 for the Apple Macintosh. Early versions were ported to NexT, Silicon Graphics, and Sun Solaris.

It competed against Corel Draw and Aldus Freehand.

WANTED: Version 1.x for Mac, Version 2.0 for Windows, and the Irix and Solaris ports.


Release notes

Adobe Illustrator 5.5 Deluxe for Macintosh CD ISO.

Installation instructions

Minimum requirements: 68020+ or PPC Mac with 3 MB ram, and MacOS 6.0.7. Runs in Basilisk II.

Product type
Application Graphics
Adobe Systems Incorporated
Release date
Minimum CPU
68020+ or PPC Mac
Minimum RAM
User interface
Unix MacOS
Download count
128 (4 for release)


Download name Version Language Architecture File size Downloads
Adobe Illustrator 5.5 Deluxe for Macintosh (CD) 5.5 Deluxe for Macintosh English 132.01MB 1
Adobe Illustrator 5.5 for Macintosh (1994) (3.5-1.44mb) 5.5 for Macintosh English 8.74MB 1
Adobe Illustrator 5.5.1 (1995) [IRIX] 5.5.1 [IRIX] English 32.27MB 2


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