Photoshop: slows down when type tool is activated

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I have Photoshop CS6 and I used to have CS5, before downloading the new Photoshop, I realized a problem whenever I use type tool.. the Photoshop becomes very slow and takes long time to write anything! Is it a common problem.. when I downloaded CS6 I thought the problem will end but I still have the problem.
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fatma ana

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Chris Cox

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It could be a lot of fonts, or corrupt fonts causing problems.
Try turning off the font preview (size: none) and see what happens.
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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Corrupt Fonts and bad font caches can cause problems as well.

Try these steps: http://blogs.adobe.com/crawlspace/201...
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Did either of these suggestions solve your problem, Fatma? If not, please let us know.

Thanks!
David