Could not save a copy as “C:\” because of a program error occurs when I am trying to save as files in Adobe Photoshop CS6. There is problem with .EPS only, when I am saving files as .EPS extension the error occurs. All other extensions are working perfect like .JPG, .PNG, .PSD, .PDF, .TIF, .TIFF, .GIF, .PSB, .BMP, .IFF, .TDI, .JPS, .MPO, .PCX, .RAW, .PXR, .PBM, .SCT, .TGA, etc. After this error, I was trying many experiments to solve this issue. I was also reading problems in adobe community and there is no specific solution to solve this error, but here I will give you some tips and tricks to solve this program error. So first I show you why a program error occurs in photoshop.
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Why Program Error Arise In Photoshop?
There are problem with vector files and other layers that donot save as properly and that’s why program error occur in photoshop. In my case, I was using large .png files in my logo and after that I saw a program error in photoshop.
I was trying many things in preference, but there is no luck. So this problem is not related to preference, but it’s related to your other files that you are using in your logo and files.
How To Fix Could not save a copy as – Because of a Program Error In Photoshop
First try to save as other files. If other files are saved as perfect, then there are problems in only one file (many times if you use large files in your photo then also program error arise).
If a program error happens/occurs in all files, then go to Edit → Preferences → Camera Raw and in JPEG and TIFF Handling pane change TIFF option to Disable TIFF support. After changes, now restart Photoshop and try to save as, if a program error continous to show then follow Fix 3.
Go to Edit → Preferences → Type and in Choose Text Engine Options pane change East Asians to Middle Easterns. That’s it, now restart Photoshop and try to save your file, if still program error occurs then follow Fix 4.
Go to Layer → Vector Mask → Hide All then, save your files. This trick is working for many Windows users.
Could not save a copy as ” ” because of a program error occurs when I was using a big png file in my logo. In other files there is no error to save as .eps file. But there are many factors related to this error, so if above solution is not working for you then submit your problems in wiknix.com/forum and our experts will try to solve your problems as quickly as possible.