thanks a BUNCH for this - you're a saint.
@adobe - you have got to be kidding me...right ?
If you continue down this road I will do anything I can do rid myself of your buggy software in the closest future. Just like so many other I know. Photoshop is on par with Adobe Digital Editions now !!!
We are happy to announce that the issue with PNG issue should be fixed with the Photoshop CC 2018 (19.1.2) update which is now available.
Please install the update and let us know if you still see this issue.
To update, click Update next to Photoshop CC in the Creative Cloud desktop application.
Just in case, If you don't see the update right away, click the 3 dots in the upper right and choose Check for App Updates. Available updates not listed for Adobe Creative Cloud applications