Photoshop 6 vs Photoshop 7

  281apple 07:12 28 Feb 2007
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A friend of mine sent me something on Photoshop 7. Could it be that I can not open it because I have Photoshop 6?

  hssutton 08:55 28 Feb 2007

No. That's not the reason. what extension does it have. Jpeg, tiff bitmap, etc.

  281apple 09:19 28 Feb 2007

In fact it is a .psd (Adobe Photoshop Image).
But I finally got it opened. I saved it onto my computer in "images" but I could not open it. I right clicked on it and saved it with ACD and now I can open it. A bit of a round about way but it got opened. My friend sent me two attachments. I got one opened as mentioned above, but I could not even save the other one on to my computer. I told him to save it in Jpeg next time.
THANKS FOR YOUR COMMENTS.

  hssutton 09:38 28 Feb 2007

As you say psd is the native photoshop ext. so this should have opened ok. Pleased you're now sorted.

Jpg is the obvious way to send a photo, unless you're wanting to carry on editing the file, then psd is the one to use

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