Help! Adobe Photoshop crashes when I open an image.

Photoshop may load images directly into your GPU’s memory.  If you’re using Photoshop on a system/workstation NOT sourced through us, you may want to try disabling use of your graphics processor in Photoshop.  To try this: Launch Photoshop Go to Edit > Preferences > Performance Disable “Use Graphics Processor“

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Why is Photoshop showing a black screen (or locking up)?

Chances are this is related to the graphics adapter in your system.  Try this: Lauch Photoshop Go to the “Edit” menu Choose “Preferences”, then “Performance” Uncheck “Use Graphics Processor” After saving your preferences close Photoshop, then restart. For tips on optimizing Photoshop performance, see Adobe’s related KB article.

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I upgraded Photoshop, but ClearID is no longer available.

By default, ClearID v3 gets installed into all 64-bit versions of Adobe Photoshop currently installed on the host system. If a new major release of Photoshop is installed (e.g. CS6, CC2014, CC2015, CC2017, CC20XX), you’ll need to re-run the ClearID installer in order for ClearID to be available in the new major version. This does […]

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HELP – Photoshop is still in 30-Day Trial mode!

If you ordered Adobe Photoshop from Ocean Systems, but Photoshop still reports that it’s in 30 Day Trial mode, you need to activate your license. See the PDF linked below for step-by-step instructions on Activating Photoshop License for Create Cloud Teams. Activating PS License for CC Teams (PDF)

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