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Archive for January, 2005


Jan 31, 2005

Error “The application…unexpectedly quit…” (Mac)

Source: Adobe Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

Error “The application…unexpectedly quit…” after you authenticate the administrator password during installation (Photoshop CS, Illustrator CS, or GoLive CS on Mac OS X v10.3)

Jan 28, 2005

IconLab is a File Format plug-in for Adobe Photoshop

IconLab

IconLab IconLab is a File Format plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, that allows you to work directly on Mac OS X’s native icon format from within Adobe Photoshop or compatible software.

Jan 28, 2005

Adobe Looks Ahead to Video, Devices

Source: PDFZone
By Andreas Pfeiffer

Adobe Systems Inc. helped to shape the Desktop Publishing revolution of the ’90s

Jan 26, 2005

Understanding the Photoshop CS installation (Mac & Win)

Source: Adobe Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

Overview

This document explains each of the steps in the Adobe Photoshop CS installer to allow you to proceed through the installation more efficiently.

Jan 24, 2005

Optimizing Photoshop performance (Mac & Win)

Source: Adobe Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

The Photoshop Support Knowledgebase has information to help users optimize the performance of Photoshop for both Windows and Macintosh.

Jan 19, 2005

Error “The application failed to initialize properly – 0xc0000005″ (Win)

Source: Adobe Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

Issue

Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Illustrator CS, or Adobe Golive CS quits during application startup with the error “The application failed to initialize properly – 0xc0000005″ on a Sony VAIO computer.

Jan 18, 2005

Media Lab Inc. releases SiteGrinder

Media Lab Inc. releases SiteGrinder, a new Adobe Photoshop plug-in that enables users to name the layers in a Photoshop design and convert it into a Web site with one click.

Jan 17, 2005

Adobe Promotes Shantanu Narayen to President and Chief Operating Officer

Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 17, 2005 — Adobe Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: ADBE) today announced the promotion of Shantanu Narayen, 41, to the newly created position of president and chief operating officer.

In his new position, Narayen continues to report to Adobe chief executive officer Bruce Chizen and is responsible for engineering, product marketing and sales of Adobe’s software solutions for creative professional, consumer and enterprise customers. He previously was executive vice president, worldwide products, a position he has held since 2001.

Jan 15, 2005

The “Understanding Series”

There are a lot of really good web sites out there who’s primary focus is digital imaging. But one of the best from the standpoint of providing useful and understandable articles is The Luminous Landscape offered by Michael Reichmann.

Michael is not shy–he says of his web site: “The Luminous Landscape, the web’s most comprehensive site devoted to the art of landscape, nature and documentary photography using digital as well as traditional image processing techniques.”

Jan 14, 2005

Error: “… file is not compatible with this version of Photoshop.” (Mac)

Source: Adobe Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

Issue

When you attempt to open a PSD file that you last saved in Adobe Photoshop you get the error “Could not complete your request because the file is not compatible with this version of Photoshop.”

Jan 12, 2005

Epson Announces Perfection 4990 Scanners

Press Release: LONG BEACH, Calif. -Jan. 12, 2005-Epson America Inc.’s newest flatbed scanners offer enhanced productivity and performance for photographers, graphic designers and other professionals by offering a higher DMax for greater dynamic range and a larger transparency unit than its predecessor models.

Jan 10, 2005

Adobe Named to FORTUNE’s List of “100 Best Companies to Work For”

Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 10, 2005 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today was named 13th best company to work for in America, according to FORTUNE magazine’s eighth annual “100 Best Companies to Work For” survey. Adobe was the highest ranking software company on the list, and among the top 10 companies included from the high-tech sector. In FORTUNE’s subcategory of small companies (those with 1,000 to 2,500 U.S. employees), Adobe ranked No. 7. Survey rankings are currently available at www.fortune.com and will be featured in FORTUNE’s Jan. 24, 2005, print issue.

Jan 10, 2005

Updater for Version Cue Workspace security vulnerability

Updater for Version Cue Workspace security vulnerability

A security vulnerability has been detected in Version Cue®, a feature of the Adobe Creative Suite, that only affects computers running Mac OS X.

Jan 7, 2005

Photoshop freezes when you start it (CS on Mac & Win)

Source: Adobe Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

Issue

When you start Adobe Photoshop CS, Photoshop CS freezes when the startup screen displays the message “Reading Text Global Resources.”

Solution: Delete the New Doc Sizes file.

Jan 1, 2005

PhotoKit Sharpener “Highly Reccomended”

PixelGenius’s product PhotoKit Sharpener was rated “Highly Recommended” in the What Digital Camera Magazine 2004 awards for software in the January 2005 issue. Tied with IView Multimedia Pro, it was bested in the software catagory only by Photoshop CS which was named winner.