Adobe Photoshop CS5 12.0.2 update—Updated Regarding Windows Issues

Adobe Photoshop CS5 12.0.2 update

Updated Note 12/20/2010:

The Photoshop team has discovered a couple of issues that affect Windows users who installed the 12.0.2 update that was released on December 6th, 2010.

1. Tooltips no longer display on Windows XP
2. Photoshop reports that a .dll file is missing on start up or when accessing TWAIN/scanner device on Windows Oses

The 12.0.3 update is now available:

Macintosh Link:
Size: 14.7 MB

Description: The Adobe Photoshop 12.0.2 update fixes a number of high priority bugs including painting performance and type-related issues. The most significant fixes in the Photoshop 12.0.2 update include the following:

• A number of potential security vulnerabilities have been addressed
• Top type and font crashers found in the field have been addressed
• A number of performance issues have been addressed
• Crash opening 3D layers has been addressed
• Color Engine crash has been resolved
• Intermittent file format issues addressed
• Shift scrolling bug fixed
• Sharpen crasher fixed
• Marching ants not seen at certain zoom levels fixed
• Metadata focus distance issue addressed
• File info bug addressed for Orphea Studio jpg’s
• TWAIN crashers fixed
• Brush cursor bug fixed
• Histogram progress bar issue fixed
• Droplet issues addressed

Note: Applies to all languages EXCEPT Middle Eastern, North African and Greek.

John Nack’s blog entry on this update:

Release Date: 12/06/10