Photoshop freezes

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Jun 05, 2021 Jun 05, 2021

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Photoshop freezes when i try to save my work 

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jun 05, 2021 Jun 05, 2021

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First thing to try is resetting preferences. 

Press and hold Alt+Control+Shift (Windows) or Option+Command+Shift (Mac OS) immediately after launching Photoshop. You will be prompted to delete the current settings.

(Mac OS only) Open the Preferences folder in the Library folder*, and drag the Adobe Photoshop CS Settings folder to the Trash.

This action only affects the items found in the preferences dialog box. Numerous program settings are stored in the Adobe Photoshop Preferences file, including general display options, file-saving options, performance options, cursor options, transparency options, type options, and options for plug‑ins and scratch disks. Brushes (and lots of other setting) are not affected by the above instructions for deleting preferences. You may wish to make a screen capture of the settings in the Preferences dialog to reset them prior to deleting of this file.

Also: https://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/using/preferences.html

*To manually delete Photoshop preferences:
Quit Photoshop.
Navigate to Photoshop's Preferences folder:
macOS: Users/[user name]/Library/Preferences/Adobe Photoshop [version] Settings
Windows 10: Users/[user name]/AppData/Roaming/Adobe/Adobe Photoshop [version]/Adobe Photoshop [version] Settings

Note:
The user Library folder is hidden by default on macOS. To access files in the hidden user Library folder, see How to access hidden user library files.
Drag the entire Adobe Photoshop [Version] Settings folder to the desktop or somewhere safe for a back-up of your settings 

Author “Color Management for Photographers" & "Photoshop CC Color Management" (pluralsight.com)

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Jun 05, 2021 Jun 05, 2021

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Now i lost all my preferences and still can't save a file 😞 
i'm gonna reinstall photoshop hoping this will help

 

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Jun 06, 2021 Jun 06, 2021

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Reinstalled Photoshop and when that didn't work went back a version, problem still presists, as soon as i try to save something photoshop just freezes and can't get any work done

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Jun 06, 2021 Jun 06, 2021

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Which version of Photoshop and OS?

How much RAM and spare disk capacity do you have?

It might be worth getting your graphics card checked.

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Jun 06, 2021 Jun 06, 2021

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Photoshop 22.4.0 (sinds this morning as it started with 22.4.1)
Win 10 laterst update 
16Gb Ram
894GB free space on my Disk
And there is nothing wrong with my Graph card as its performing perfect on Lightroom and Davinci resolve 

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Jun 13, 2021 Jun 13, 2021

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I still don't know what the problem was but it resolved with the 22.4.2 update 

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Jun 13, 2021 Jun 13, 2021

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I have been experiencing the same thing - photoshop will freeze and then my computer crashes/restarts. Have not found the fix yet and am in the 22.4.2 update.

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