In this digital era, capturing of photos are made so easy with the help of some advanced hand held electronic gadgets such as professional cameras, digital cameras, mobile phones etc. Even though images captured by these devices are of good quality, there are some editing tools to edit and make them more attractive. Adobe Photoshop is one of the best editing tools. It edits the images and save those with support of features available in Photoshop with default extension .PSD, which stands for Photoshop Document. .PSD file include layers with text, transparency, masks, spot colors and alpha channels, clipping paths, etc.

With the help of Adobe Photoshop, you can add effects and make your picture more attractive than original captured image. Sometimes while opening .PSD file you may encounter error 16, which will make your Photoshop file to get corrupted or inaccessible. This error 16 may occur due to the reasons such as registry corruption, improper installation etc. Corruption or damage of Photoshop file is very disastrous because it needs more effort to create a PSD file. This situation makes you to think, how to fix Photoshop error 16?

One of the easiest ways to fix Photoshop error 16 are using third party PSD repair tools for repairing .psd files. However, you must take care while selecting software to repair PSD images, like Repair PSD Tool, which is one of the best tools. It is capable enough for fixing broken PSD file as well as PDD files on all versions of Windows and Mac Operating Systems. Repair PSD Software is one of the best software, which may help you fixing Photoshop error 16. Repairing damaged or corrupted .psd files by using Repair PSD Tool is very easy as it has user friendly GUI any novice user can use it without any hassle.

Causes behind PSD File Damage and Corruption::

  • Improper installation of Adobe Photoshop may cause error 16 and will corrupt your .psd file
  • Sometimes file registry of Adobe Photoshop may be corrupted which will result in error 16
  • While downloading .PSD file from internet, if internet connection get lost or interrupt, it will lead to PSD file corruption and file will no longer accessible
  • Virus infection is most common reason behind corruption of PSD files. Virus modifies the files property and makes them unreadable or inaccessible
  • While transferring Photoshop file, if there is, some interruption like abrupt ejection of storage device may lead to corruption of Photoshop file
  • Improper exiting of Photoshop application while working with PSD files may lead to corruption and will become inaccessible
  • While updating application’s version sometimes Photoshop files may get affected and became inaccessible

Besides, above-mentioned reasons there are more reasons in where you may require help of Repair PSD utility, which will fix Photoshop error 16 as well as damage or corruption issue with .psd files. This software is different from other software. Most important features of the software are following.

Unique Features of Repair PSD Software:

  • This repair tool have powerful algorithms to repair damaged .psd and .pdd photo files created by all versions of Adobe Photoshop like CS, CS1, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5 & CS6 including Photoshop5.5, Photoshop 6.0, Photoshop 7
  • It is read-only software, it does not modify the original corrupted or damaged PSD file, it extracts the details from damaged file and generate new PSD file
  • This tool supports two versions of software are available for Mac as well as for Windows
  • With fixing PSD files, it also fixes separate layers and masks
  • This tool Supports color mode are Bitmap, Gray-scale, RGB color, Indexed color, Lab color, Multichannel color, Duotone, CMYK color
  • By using this tool, you can easily repair Photoshop end of file error on Windows and Mac PC's with ease.
  • Interactive GUI, which instruct each steps, any novice can use it to repair PSD files
  • After repairing, files can be saved on your desired location or any storage device wherever you want

Follow these steps to know how to repair Adobe Photoshop after error 16:

Step 1: Download and install PSD repair tool on your machine. Then, run the software to get main screen which provides “Browse” option to choose Photoshop file with error 16 and then hit on “Repair” option as illustrated in Figure 1.

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Error Repair Tool - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Now, the tool will scan the selected Abode Photoshop file and repair it as illustrated in Figure 2.

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Error Repair Tool - Repairing Process

Figure 2: Repairing Process

Step 3:Once the repair process gets completed, you will be able to preview the healthy PSD file along with its layers and mark files by using “Preview” option as illustrated in Figure 3.

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Error Repair Tool - Preview Repaired PSD File

Figure 3: Preview Repaired PSD File