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I'm trying to create a border around an area but the way I'm doing it it always is blurry.

What I do is create a rectangle selection then go to Select > Modify > Border > 1px > OK > Fill.

It looks like it's a blurry 3 px.

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Which version of Photoshop? – iglvzx Feb 19 '12 at 5:10
    
............CS5 – 1.21 gigawatts Feb 19 '12 at 13:28
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Try selecting and then Edit > Stroke... > 1px > OK.

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Thanks Tom. . . – 1.21 gigawatts Feb 21 '12 at 2:27

Is your rectangle selection starting with a feather? Make sure the "Feather" for your rectangle selection is "0px".

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I've been caught by that before but I triple checked it to make sure. – 1.21 gigawatts Feb 19 '12 at 13:29

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