Photoshop: Eraser isn't working properly

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When I try to use the eraser on an image instead of erasing it, it starts painting with the backup colour in the colour palette. Why is it doing this? I use Photoshop CS6
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Official Response
Unlock Transparency on the layers panel (the checkerboard icon)