Repair Adobe Photoshop CS6 Error 16 on Mac

“I have installed Adobe Photoshop CS6 on my Mac computer to edit images graphically. However, all PSD files created with this CS6 was working fine until today. Now, when I try to open any PSD image, Photoshop displays some error code 16. I don’t know how to resolve this error with Photoshop and hence facing trouble to open my PSD images. How to fix error code 16 with Adobe Photoshop CS6 PSD images, kindly help.”

Adobe Photoshop is widely used to create / edit images in .psd format. PSD files include many layers, with different depth per channel and can be edited with required color modes. Adobe has different versions of Photoshop application and well known version for Mac platform is Photoshop CS6. While accessing Photoshop files on Photoshop CS6, error may appear blocking access to PSD image. One such error is configuration error code 16.

What is error code 16 in Adobe Photoshop CS6?

Photoshop CS6 error code 16 is a configuration related issue that appears during Photoshop CS6 startup on a Macintosh machine. Main factors causing this PSD CS6 error on Mac are listed here:

  • Redundant installation of Photoshop CS6 application
  • Error updating of Photoshop CS6
  • Change of Adobe permissions or SFStore folders
  • Due to conflicts with Mac operating system
  • Impact of other Adobe applications on Mac

When error 16 occurs on Photoshop CS6, Mac users will face problem to access any of the Photoshop files. But this error might be resolved manually by reinstalling Photoshop CS6 tool with proper configuration. However, if PSD images are corrupt due to impact of error 16 in Photoshop CS6, then such damaged images have to be repaired with the help of third party PSD repair utilities.

Photoshop CS6 PSD error repair software:

Yodot PSD Repair software can supportably fix Adobe Photoshop CS6 error 16 affected PSD images on Mac OS X. This tool is fed with incredible repair modules that neatly scan Photoshop files to resolve all issues causing its inaccessibility In Photoshop CS6. Since it duplicates copy of PSD file and performs scanning on duplicate copy, there won’t be any alteration to original file information during repair process. One can easily fix Adobe Photoshop CS6 file that has stopped working as well as on Photoshop CS, CS2, CS4, CS3, CS5, 6.0, 7.0 and 5.5 versions. It brilliantly fixes damaged Photoshop files of PSD and PDD file formats having multiple layers and different color modes. This software is eligible to work on Macintosh machines running on Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks OS X versions. In addition, this ingenious tool can be employed on computers working with Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2008 and 2003 OS versions to repair Photoshop files.

Guidelines on how to repair Photoshop CS6 PSD error 16 on Mac:

  • Download Yodot PSD Repair software on your Macintosh machine where corrupted Photoshop CS6 PSD files are residing
  • Install the application and run it; in main window search for your damaged PSD using ‘Browse’ button and hit on ‘Repair’ after choosing required file
  • Once scanning triggers, you will see a Status bar showing the progress of scanning process
  • Scanning process concludes with a healthy PSD file ready to access
  • You can go through the layer information of this fixed PSD file in Preview mode
  • At last, save this file to target location on your Macinosh computer or to any other storage device

Necessary Tips:

  • Do not mess up with Adobe applications on Mac that may cause permission errors in Photoshop CS6
  • Perform healthy configuration and installation of Adobe Photoshop CS6 file on Mac machines