Photoshop CC 2018: Crashes when 'print' is selected in the 'file' menu

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Photoshop CC 2018 crashes when 'print' is selected in the 'file' menu but only with images printed using previous Photoshop versions. This is serious as I am trying to print more of my Limited Edition prints for sale at a Print Fair very soon. Anyone able to help please. There is no problem with any new images that have never been printed before. Any help please. Howard Denner
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Howard Denner

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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Try holding down the spacebar when you select Print. This will ignore the prior print settings.

Did you recently update your OS or printer drivers?
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Teresa G

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Has a patch been made to correct this problem? Holding the spacebar works sometimes but it doesn't.
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If the spacebar-trick does not work you might consider downgrading -  I did due to a specific bug (image always center on screen when scaling). Almost downgraded InDesign too - but Adobe patched it. 
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Howard Denner

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Hi. Thanks for responding quickly. Unfortunately the space bar trick doesn't work. I am able to print from Lightroom so it's not a total disaster but It's a bit crazy that PS print causes a crash. May have to revert to CC2017
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Howard Denner

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I bit the bullet & reinstalled CC2017. All my old images now print fine - great relief. Not impressed with Adobe releasing upgrade with such a fundamental flaw.
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With 2018x64 spacebar does not help
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Gordon Burns

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I have same problem - and it's urgent I get fixed. Spacebar trick does not work. How do I downgrade back to CC 2017?  PLEASE

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What OS are you on? Did you recently update your OS? You can roll back a version of Photoshop but the print code hasn’t changed between versions. https://helpx.adobe.com/download-inst...