Photshop CS6: Opening a PSD but it says: PSD file is not compatible with this version of Photoshop

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Hello, i have Adobe Photshop cs6. I wanted to open a PSD but it says something about: PSD file is not compatible with this version of Photoshop, even tho it worked before. Can somebody help me?
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Joel Weisbrod

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It looks like it was opened and saved with a newer version that had compatibility turned off making it unusable in older versions. Ask someone with a newer version to open it and save it in compatibility mode so you can open it!
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Can you post a copy of the file? PSDs should be backward compatible. You might see a warning about unknown data asking if you want to keep layers or read composite.
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I am also having this issue with CC. I am using the most updated version to try to open (after trying the version that I had saved with ). It gives me this compatibility message. 
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