Photoshop: Could not initialize because the scratch disks are full

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Hello! When I try to open my Photoshop it won't open and give me this error: Could not initialize Photoshop because the scratch disks are full. I would be really happy if you could help me
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Hold down Cmd + Option (macOS) or Ctrl + Alt on Windows when you launch Photoshop. It will give you a dialog to select a different Scratch Disk with more space on it.