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Photoshop gets stuck in startup

New Here ,
May 27, 2021 May 27, 2021

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I recently updated my OS to Big Sur 11.4. When I open Photoshop, it gets stuck in start up. Photoshop is up to date, btw. Anyone know what's happening?

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May 27, 2021 May 27, 2021

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Try trashing your Photoshop preferences. To manually delete Photoshop preferences:
Quit Photoshop.
Navigate to Photoshop's Preferences folder:
macOS: Users/[user name]/Library/Preferences/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.

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

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I already did the manual deletion of Photoshop preferences and it still doesn't go past startup. It just hangs when I open the app.

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Try logging into another account (you may need to make one), still crashing? 

Try starting up in Safe mode (hold down Shift Key when booting), still crashing? 

You might want to try running a free utility like Onyx: still crashing? 

https://www.titanium-software.fr/en/onyx.html

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

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