I know I dont have a newer verison of the photoshop but why wont it let me download the verison that i have [ Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018] or even give it to me as an option to download. Also im new to all of this too!
This is the Photoshop Forum the Creative Cloud Desktop only supports Installing the latest two version of Photoshop. CC 2019 and 2020. User in the Element forum should be able to answer your question Photoshop Elements Forum