are you wrestling with the newer Tabs interface - where the files are 
still open but only one active one is visible at a time? if so there is 
a setting in prefs that opens files as "floating" documents again. if 
the files are truely closing, that sounds like a bug.


>Hi all,
>I just installed the CS5 suite, and Photoshop is driving me crazy by
>refusing to keep more than one window open.  When I open another file
>the first one automatically closes.  I'v tried every approach I can
>think of, and could find nothing promising in Preferences.  Help!
>Thanks in advance,


 Frank Ippolito
 Principal Scientific Assistant
 Div. Vertebrate Paleontology
 American Museum of Natural History
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