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Photoshop won't boot: "Could not initialize Photoshop because of a disk error"

New Here ,
May 09, 2021 May 09, 2021

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I have uninstall and install a previous version and the same error...  Win 10

Anyone had this error?

Thanks,

 

Alfred

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Adobe Employee ,
May 13, 2021 May 13, 2021

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Hi Alfred,

Sorry to hear about the disk error in Photoshop. Could you please try the steps mentioned here and let us know if that helps? https://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/kb/troubleshoot-scratch-disk-is-full.html

Regards,
Sahil

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New Here ,
May 13, 2021 May 13, 2021

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Thanks for the reply. I found the issue. It was my swapfile that was too
small. I increased it and PS is working just fine.

Alfred

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Jul 14, 2021 Jul 14, 2021

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"Could not initialize Photoshop because of a disk error."

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I can't open- run Photoshop. It will crash with this error during startup.

Other Adobe programs work ok.

 

Windows 10 pro.

Photoshop 22.4.2

 

Any ideas?

 

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New Here ,
Jul 14, 2021 Jul 14, 2021

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Small update. I install an older photoshop version (v21.2.9) and it's working perfectly. But the new one still crashing on startup with the same error.

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