All of the features are grayed out and unusable in Photoshop CS6

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All of the features in the tabs are grayed out and I cannot use them. I am trying to add layers to the picture but I am unable to even use the feature. Please help because my boss needs this done asap.

I opened up the photoshop program and tried to use the add a layer button in the bottom right, but it just gave me a circle with a line through it and didn't let me use it. Then I tried to use the layers tab in the top left but everything in the tab was grayed out. I also noticed that most of the features in the other tabs were also grayed out. Please help.
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Have you installed all the Photoshop CS6 updates?
What OS version are you using?

Are you in quick mask mode or some other modal state that you forgot about?