Hopefully this will continue to help people. An Internet connection is required the first time you install and license your apps, but you can use the apps in offline mode with a valid software license. When installation is complete, the Creative Cloud desktop application should open automatically. I could not get the Ps file to work. So off to Microsoft concierge, I went. For new apps, you don't have loaded you'll see Install buttons next to the app.
The first new versions made only for the Creative Cloud were released on June 17, 2013. All I had was a window with a simple Error and a useless message: There was an error with this action. It worked like a charm. Take care, Susan This is still happening, and it happens to me every two weeks. As others have pointed out, I went to the AppData folder. I kept getting a message that I needed to download the application manager file.