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Photoshop bricked and unusable

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Sep 22, 2021 Sep 22, 2021

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I'm having issues with using and even closing the program.

When I open photoshop, I can't create a new file. Nothing happens. If I import a file or open any file into Photoshop, I get this error:


If I attempt to exit the program, I also get this same error. I have to force quit to be able to exit the program. 


I am up to date on versions. I'm on version 22.5.1. I've tried restarting my computer and uninstalling and re-installing Photoshop


I also ran the debugger plugin, and the clipboard message was less than useful:


Photoshop Error information

Code: -1

Text: because of a program error

Message: Could not complete your request because of a program error.



I'm running on Windows 10. I have not ran into this issue before. I am not having this issue on other Adobe apps. Is there something else I should be doing? or is my only hope rolling back to a previous version? 








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