Photoshop Elements: Registration: allow years before 1941.

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Why don't your programers recognize that 75 yo customers exist? When I registered my new purchase (customer for 10+ years) I could only show my birth year as 1941. We are not stupid at this age. Please adjust to at least age 80.
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William Ellisor

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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Sorry. It's certainly not meant to discriminate against folks over 70. It's likely an oversight by the team. I'll have them investigate.

I believe the date of birth is asked for with regard to COPPA to make sure users aren't minor/children below a certain age:

The workaround is to change your system date 15-20 years forward, relaunch Elements (or go to your account online) and change the DOB field.