Error When Deleting A selection

Adobe Photoshop CC 2017

Could not complete your request because the smart object is not directly editable

Any way to fix this?

I tried cutting the image parts; it didn’t work.

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I found the solution

  1. Open the image you want to edit.
  2. Go to the Layer tab.
  3. Click on the Lock icon to unlock the image layer:

    Click ON Lock

  4. Select the area and press delete. It will work.

  5. Save the file and import to to any other image if you want.

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