Graphics editing program developed and published by Adobe Systems. So ubiquitous its use in photo manipulation that it birthed term "Photoshopping".

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Part of the screen flashes black when using photoshop in MBP retina

I have a mid 2014 Mac Book Pro retina, and I use the latest version of Photoshop CC. When I'm working on something, like moving the cursor around, clicking and dragging a text element, etc., the right ...
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How can I disorganize multiple layers automatically? [on hold]

I have an image that is 1000x1000px and have (with the use of a script) sliced it into small layer squares of 20x20px each. Every square fits within a raster of 20x20px. I want to: swap the ...
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Photoshop display doesn't show everything I've drawn

I am using Photoshop CS6 and I have a strange problem. I opened Photoshop one day and it looks as if a setting has changed. While I am working on it and I zoom out to see the full page, a few lines ...
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Trying to understand Photoshop CC 2015 GPU system requirements for “Perspective Warp”

I am considering upgrading to Photoshop CC and I am amazed by the brand new perspective warp tool. However, I have concerns about it. On the Adobe site I have seen that the minimum requirement for 16 ...
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Can I package my PSD files for export and include the fonts?

This question is very similar to this one, but not a duplicate...in my opinion anyway. I am not so much interested in finding out which fonts are used, I just want to know if it's possible to package ...
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Photoshop: How to Remove a Certain Colour from an Image

I am looking for a way to eliminate a colour from an image. I hope to achieve an effect similar to what you can do through Image -> Adjustments -> Black & White. In this, you can use the sliders ...
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Sync up photoshop canvas with mobile screen? [closed]

I was wondering if there is a way to sync up my photoshop canvas to my mobile phone so I can see live changes. I usually have it connected with android debugging to preview webpages that I make so ...
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Photoshop Borderless printing doesnt seem possible

I am using Windows 8.1 pro with Photoshop CS6 Extended I have a HP Envy 120 Printer (capable of Borderless Printing) I have tried adjusting many different settings within photoshop and via the ...
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Pressing Enter key in Text selection within Photoshop CS6 returns to the same line

I am trying to create some text, however whenever I manually press enter to start the next line or the textarea naturally fills up(so that photoshop auto-handles the next line) the text cursor begins ...
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Illustrator drag and copy behave like Photoshop?

I like the way that Photoshop can drag and copy a layer by holding alt/option, dragging the layer, and finishing off the copy process by releasing the alt/option key BEFORE releasing the mouse click. ...
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How can one use Apple’s new emojis in Photoshop?

I’m trying to render a large version of one Apple’s new emojis in Photoshop. I know how to write with emojis in something like TextEdit, but I need the emoji to have a transparent background. I've ...
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Adobe's inability to support 4k HD

I got a new laptop with 4k screen, but my Ps, Il & Dw have tiny icons instead of the regular size. I have to scale down my screen resolution to be able to use it properly... Does anyone have a ...
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I am unable to convert make a svg file from PSD

I have a psd file, which is has several layers. I took layer which I wanted duplicated to it to a new file( ctrl+n). Then saved the file as .png. Now I opened that png file in adobe, converted it to ...
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Photoshop how to create a bounded visibility layer?

I don't know what the name of what I am trying to achieve is. A psd file came my way, and I was able to put an image layer below the type of layer I am trying to figure out how to do (and the name of ...
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Getting info about image dimension on Mavericks [duplicate]

I am using Mavericks OSX and Photoshop CS6. Is there a way to see images dimension when opening image in different apps ? Earlier this was working by default (using Finder ->right click on image->Get ...
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How does Adobe restrict .psd files for new versions of their software?

How does Adobe prevent users from opening a Photoshop CC .psd file to open with a previous Photoshop version like CS2 and is there a way to remove the restriction?
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Does GIMP support smart objects in .psd files?

Is it possible to open and edit Photoshop .psd files with GIMP that are using smart objects? (I'm asking because I would like to add a Android app screenshot into a "hand holding Android device" ...
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Is it possible to change the location of Photoshop's scratch disk file?

By default, scratch disks feature use "root directory" of selected partition/disk. For example: X:\Photoshop Temp1664856906880 As I understand, these scratch disk files should be deleted after ...
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Applocker Exceptions issue with Photoshop Droplets

I have Applocker configured (GPO) to block .exe files from executing on %OSDRIVE%/* unless they live in %PROGRAMFILES%* and %WINDIR%*. This prevents users from running self-executing applications, ...
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Filling with C0 M0 Y0 70K fills with C0 M0 Y0 69K in Photoshop

I have a CMYK document. When I set C0 M0 Y0 70K as foreground color and try to fill a selection I'll get pixels with C0 M0 Y0 69K. Strange is, when I use the Fill command, select Color instead of ...
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I have Helvetica installed but it doesn't show up in the Fonts folder

I have both "Helvetica" and "Helvetica Neue" typefaces installed but only the last one shows up in the Fonts folder even thought when I open Photoshop or any software I can use both. How can I fix ...
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Placing a PSD Bitmap or Layered Tiff over a spot colour in illustrator or Indesign

I have a cover designed in Illustrator CS4 that has spot colour as its base, and I have designed a graphic with a transparent background in photoshop. Cause I am working in Adobe Suite I bring the ...
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Missing font in the template psd

I am on photoshop CC 2014. I need to modify a wedding invitation card. When I opened it I get this error Missing Font.I try to resolve this problem by choosing the proposed font as mentioned in the ...
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MAC OSX recovery unsaved work after Crash of Photoshop CS5

I have worked on several tiff pics, then I have left, stupid, unsaved work and when I got back computer was frozen. After restart Photoshop has re-opened, but not the files. The scratch disc is set ...
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How to add a jpg as a layer in a psd file via script

I have a folder of paired jpg and psd files, like the following: AAA.jpg AAA.psd BBB.jpg BBB.psd CCC.jpg CCC.psd I'm trying to figure out how to merge the jpgs into the psds in an automated way. By ...
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Is there any quality loss when using a place command in Photoshop

I am using “Place” command in Photoshop to import .ai file. Is there any quality loss after using this steps: Save file in Illustrator at some default size—i.e 400x400px—using .ai extension or any ...
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Problems with Photoshop window on multiple monitor in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)

I’m using Macbook Pro 13 and iiyama monitor as an external display. Recently I’ve started having this weird problem: My Photoshop window moves down almost completely out of the screen on my external ...
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How to select a different tool from the Type Tool in Photoshop/Illustrator

I'm currently using the type tool to write some text however can not change tool using a key board short cut. Currently I have to click on the Selection/Direct Selection tool as the "A" or "V" ...
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Combine selection tools and Magnetic Laso Tool usage

I need to make picture selection. It would be much more convenient if I could firstly start selecting using Polygonal Laso Tool then switch to Magnetic Laso Tool in more delicate places then back to ...
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Photoshop clear makes adjacent pixels semi transparent

When I make a selection of some pixels and press delete, Photoshop does get rid of the pixels but as well makes the adjacent pixels (which were not selected) semi transparent for some reason. I would ...
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Real Colors on Monitor [duplicate]

I was creating an info graphic in Photoshop when I noticed that the color is quite different between my two monitors: Which one is the "real" color? I would expect the answer to that to be neither. ...
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In Photoshop CS6, using Windows 7, how can I restore files open before quitting when restarting Photoshop? [closed]

Question sums it up. I researched this and found a link for doing this on Mac, but it is achieved via the OS and not Photoshop.
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High CPU using while dragging with brush tool in photoshop cc

This problem is happening while i am using my brush tool in photoshop cc. So you will be clear, please see the video i captured on youtube ...
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Detecting if an image was generated from unlicensed software

I am not a hardcore graphic designer but I’m knowledgeable in the use of some graphic design tools like Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Let’s say I use pirated/unlicensed copy of these software ...
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How to set Photoshop File Associations via command line

I am trying to re-associate .psd files with Photoshop CS6 via command line. I feel like this should work. But it is not. assoc .psd=Photoshop.Image.13 ftype Photoshop.Image.13="C:\Program ...
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Photoshop saving for web issue

I have sliced up an image to save for web on Photoshop (for an e-newsletter) and it works fine on some computers but in others the sliced sections are visible - as in there are weird white lines and ...
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Photoshop CC: How to set default transform reference point to top left?

I work on UI projects in Photoshop CC and need to be able to set default transform reference point to top left to make it easier for me to precisely position elements. It always keeps defaulting to ...
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Issues with photoshop window on second monitor - yosemite

I'm using Macbook Pro 13' and iiyama monitor as an external one. Recently i've started having this weird problem. My photoshop window moves down - almost completely out of the screen on my external ...
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Photoshop Template/Script for Single Image Multiple Locations

I work for a telecommunications company where we create banners and images for television shows, etc. We frequently update our templated photoshop projects with images for new shows, promotions, etc. ...
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Brush stays down on photoshop even when my pen is lifted off the tablet

I use a wacom bamboo tablet, and when I'm in Photoshop (CS6) my brush will stay down (i.e touching the page) even when I lift my pen up from the tablet and the only way to unstick it is if I click ...
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Weird problem, can't delete some Photoshop shortcuts

Once I change the shortcuts of Window > Character and Window > Paragraph to show/hide these panels to F1 and F2. Since then I can't delete the shortcuts anymore. Photoshop only let me change it to ...
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Multiple Default fonts in Photoshop

Does anyone know how to set multiple default font settings for the Adobe Photoshop CS6 text tool? I know how to change the default preference, but I work with a multitude of languages, and am curious ...
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Photoshop Layer Comps are too large

I'm making wireframes for a complex dashboard. I have 40+ layer comps and my 10MB photoshop file is turning into a 30MB PDF. I've already trimmed away unused layers and don't see what else I can do? ...
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Why is Photoshop CC 14.2.1 x64 saving temp files in the same location as PSDs?

I've noticed that in the past 2 weeks or so, Photoshop has been saving temp files in the same directory as PSD files, rather than in the default location (C:\Users[user]\AppData\Local\Temp) on Windows ...
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Keyboard shortcut problem/bug

I don't know if it is a bug or a feature, but it is nevertheless annoying. Let's say I change layer opacity and then click the layer just to deselect the "opacity box", if I now use the keyboard to ...
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Why this scanned book image has no background?

If you save this image on your desktop, you see it's background color as your desktop color. If you open it with Adobe Photoshop, its background id checkered which means it has no background. It's ...
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confusing with Adobe Update Management tool

If I'm using Adobe PhotoShop CC v14.1.2 and I want to download the CC 2014 v15 update PICTURE >>http://i.stack.imgur.com/T1eWA.png Can I download the top one or I need to download all previous ...
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How can I prevent Photoshop from adding an alpha channel to grayscale PNGs?

I'm creating a mosaic using grayscale PNGs which have no alpha channel. I load the images into layers and align and stack them, then merge the layers. Finally, I crop the edges (which have ...
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I don't have a scanner. How can I clean up a photo of a piece of paper?

Recently I've been asked to print a piece of paper, sign it, scan it and then send it back via email. Unfortunately I don't own a scanner. I'm hoping I can take a photo of the paper and then ...
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Strange artifacts in Photoshop

I'm getting extremely strange results in Photoshop CC (2014.2.2 release). After switching a few times between programs back to Photoshop I get the following artefacts. Only remedy seems to be ...