Codenamed "Big Electric Cat" and released in November of 1996, the Photoshop version 4 series of Adobe's premier digital editing program, marked the final transition from 68k to PPC only Macintosh. This was to be the final version of Photoshop to also install & run on 68k Macintosh.
Top DL: Installer disk images for Adobe Photoshop 4.0. Includes serial number (28.98 MB).
2nd DL: Install version from the floppy disk install set containing the contents of all 21 installation floppies in a Disk Copy 6.3 image file, in a ".hqx" wrapper (32.28 MB).
3rd DL: The full install CD image of Adobe Photoshop 4.0.1 uploaded by macjames, its the final release of the version 4 series of Photoshop (an additional updater is not required). Its a Toast image compressed as Stuffit ".sit", expands OK with Stuffit Expander 5.5 or newer (372.21 MB).
MD5 checksum & filename: 7db104003d3416a943a7ad6d134fa2a8 *adobe_photoshopr.toast_.sit
4th DL: This is the version 4.0 Photoshop Plug-ins SDK that is included in the CD above. I've included it here for those who might want the plug-ins SDK only, without the need to DL the larger Toast image. Its a Disk Copy 6.3 image and compressed in Stuffit 5.5 ".sit" format (6.82 MB).
MD5 checksum & filename: 62361bdd69f2b4b333b10261308705d3 *ps4-plugin-sdk-img.sit
5th DL: The 4.0.1 Updater for those who only require updating from 4.0 to 4.0.1 (the final release update for the version 4 series of Photoshop).
See also: Adobe Photoshop 5.0.2 upgrade.
5th D/L is the 4.0.1 updater
See screenshot 2 for version 4.0.1 CD contents.
CD image with English, French and German installers and hybrid ISO image with English, French and German tutorials
Has optional 68k and PPC installers or as FAT (both 68k and PPC).
Minimum System Requirements: