K-3 and CS3 fail
pdml-mark at charter.net
Sat Mar 29 12:34:14 EDT 2014
Brian & Mark figured it out - I updated ACR and it solved the problem.
As Mark notes the fresh download of CS3 is not updated. Though I have
activated the software it reports that there are no available updates.
But it seems to be working fine - hopefully Bob S. can tell his friend.
On 3/29/2014 8:29 AM, Brian Walters wrote:
> Quoting Mark Roberts <postmaster at robertstech.com>:
>> Brian Walters wrote:
>>> Now this is interesting....
>>> That file opened fine in my desktop PC's copy of CS3. So, just for
>>> laughs I installed CS3 on my Laptop and...
>>> ... the file wouldn't open ('wrong type of document' message).
>>> All very odd.
>> Here's a thought: Adobe frequently issues updates for its software
>> (it's so common there's a joke about the Adobe Updater software
>> needing updates). If Photoshop CS3 ever received such updates they
>> wouldn't be present in a new, fresh install from the original disc.
>> (and knowing Adobe they won't be available anywhere now.)
> Good point.
> I checked the version of Camera Raw installed on my desktop CS3 - it's
> 4.6. The fresh CS3 install on the laptop had version 4.0 of Camera
> Raw. So, I updated it to version 4.6 and Mark C's problem file now
> opens OK on both the desktop and laptop machines.
More information about the PDML