The CI HUB connector for Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office applications connects your digital assets that live in Dash to your native creative apps.
It enables you to access your Dash assets from InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, After Effects, InCopy, PowerPoint, Word and Excel and Outlook.
Watch our short 2 minute overview of the integration here:
Getting started with CI HUB
To start using CI HUB, follow these steps:
Register for a free trial account with CI HUB - fill in the form and then follow the email instructions to set your password
For Adobe products, install the CI HUB extension from the CI HUB listing in the Adobe Exchange
For Microsoft products, install CI HUB from the CI HUB listing on Microsoft AppSource.
Connecting CI HUB to Dash
Open the application you want to use (for example, InDesign) and then open the CI HUB extension (e.g. from the menu bar choose Windows > Extensions > CI HUB).
Log in to the extension using the username and password you created when you signed up for your trial.
In the extension panel, click the + symbol ("Add new connection") in the "Connections" section at the top. You will then see a list of cloud storage providers - scroll down and click the "More" button.
Then scroll down until you see "Dash" and click on the tick box to add it to your list of connections.
Back on the Add new connection list, click Dash. This will open a new window where you need to enter your Dash URL.
Enter your details and press Login, then log in to Dash using your normal Dash username and password or social sign-on.
For detailed instructions, see: https://ci-hub.com/tutorials/connections-video-tutorial-1-of-5/
How to use CI HUB
For instructions on how to use CI HUB, see the video tutorials on the CI HUB website. (These videos show using Dropbox as a the storage provider but the principles are the same for using Dash).
How to buy licenses for CI HUB
If you want to convert your CI HUB trial into paid account you can do that from within the extension. Click on the person icon in the bottom right of the panel and then click the shopping trolly icon.
If you need licenses for 5 or more users then contact Dash support as we will be able to obtain a discount for you.