Photoshop: Error - cannot open files in the "Adobe Photoshop JPEG File" format

  • 1
  • Question
  • Updated 2 years ago
  • (Edited)
I was drawing .psd file in Adobe Photoshop 16.0 during a week. Today Ihas opened it and I was horrified - Photoshop cannot open files in the"Adobe Photoshop JPEG File" format. I don’t know the reason of error,and how to repair photoshop files.
Photo of Valdemar Nørgaard

Valdemar Nørgaard

  • 1 Post
  • 0 Reply Likes

Posted 2 years ago

  • 1
Photo of Simar

Simar, Employee

  • 45 Posts
  • 7 Reply Likes
Photo of Ellie Caputo

Ellie Caputo

  • 2 Posts
  • 1 Reply Like
There are apps that can repair corrupted files of different types. YOu can try this one.

or search google for "repair corrupted jpeg files" Good luck
Photo of Jeffrey Tranberry

Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

  • 15078 Posts
  • 2141 Reply Likes
Is it possible you saved a PSD with a .JPG extension? (You may get this error if you have the wrong extension on the name of a file that is actually a different file type)
Photo of Helmer Göransson

Helmer Göransson

  • 1 Post
  • 0 Reply Likes
Check your backup copy of .psd file, in case it is absent, and then take a look at This solution owns many advantages above other tools in this class – I can’t describe all the advantages, only try it, because for me it is number one.