Repairing When PSD File Not Showing Layers

"I need to know how to mend PSD file that is not showing layers when the file is being opened on Adobe Photoshop application. Yesterday when I was performing some changes in my Photoshop file, there was sudden system shutdown as a result of which Photoshop tool was closed improperly. This has resulted in PSD file corruption. Is this the permanent PSD file corruption or can data present in can be accessed? Thanks a lot!"

Adobe Photoshop is the best tool that can be used to create new PSD files, edit and access pictures in the system accordingly. This utility can be used on both Windows as well as Mac operating systems. However at times while creating PSD files on different platforms, some issues may arise that can corrupt the PSD file and hence results in accessibility of layers that were present in respective PSD file. Listed below are some of the scenarios that can result in PSD file error not showing layers:

  • Severe virus / malware infection to the system where PSD file is stored can result in corruption of PSD file and hence the layers present in it become inaccessible
  • Abrupt system shutdown when PSD file is being accessed in the system can cause damage to your PSD document
  • If there are more number of bad sectors on hard drive where Photoshop document is saved can corrupt the file making it inaccessible
  • Usage of improper applications in the system to carry out tasks may damage PSD file as a result of which certain layers from PSD file become unavailable

About PSD Repair Tool:

Yodot PSD Repair is one of the best utility that can be used for repairing PSD file that is not showing layers on Windows / Mac systems. This repair software can be used to mend PSD file that is not showing layers on different versions of Adobe Photoshop applications like 6, 7, CS, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5 and CS6 respectively. Once the PSD file is repaired, you can easily preview its contents that are listed after completion of repair procedure. Apart from PSD file not showing errors, you can also fix PSD CS6 could not find data file and also repair various other errors that block access to your Photoshop application. Simple and secure installation procss can be carried out on different versions on Windows (Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008) as well as Mac (Snow Leopard, Lion Mountain Lion and Yosemite) operating systems.

Follow the simple procedure to repair PSD file that is not showing layers:

  • Download and install Yodot PSD Repair application in the system by logging in as local system admin
  • On completion of installation process, user can run the program with the help of shortcut icon provided on desktop
  • From the main screen of the utility click on Browse button to select PSD file
  • Once the PSD file has been selected, hit on ‘Repair’ option to initiate repair process
  • As soon as the repair process gets completed, user can view list of images and the layers present in PSD file
  • At last save fixed PSD file to available destination location as applicable to host system user

Tips to keep in mind:

  • Maintain backup of important PSD files on more than one destination
  • Always follow proper procedure before exiting Adobe Photoshop application
  • Install updated antivirus utility to prevent virus infection on your PSD files