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Is there any way in os x to configure apps to put their temp files on the external drive?

I want to save my SSD from unnecessary write-cycles. Is there a way to configure OS X applications to put temp files to the specified directory on the external drive? I have this question primary ...
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Is there a way to force the enter key activate selected menu items when navigating Photoshop CC in OS X?

In Photoshop, I typically use the pattern type cmd+shift+/ to open the help menu, type the phrase of the menu item I want to use, and then hit enter to activate the selected menu item. I just ...
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Sub Menu in Photoshop Not Working

i have a problem with my Photoshop CS6.. Usually, if we want to make a custom shape, we are going to custom shape tools in the left toolbar and when the shape tools in the position of rectangle or ...
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Javascript to Automate Paths to Layers in Photoshop

I am looking for a javascript that can run within Photoshop. Ideally, the script will convert a series of clipping paths to layers - and then fill the layer (defined by the clipping path) with black. ...
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My keyboard shortcut for Canvas Size is broken

I'm on a Mac with Snow Leopard and it seems like there is some global keyboard shortcut overriding Image > Canvas Size. I'm guessing because in Safari the Console won't open either. When i check in ...
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Server Alias is inactive when trying to save through program

I'm recently having a lot of problems since I upgraded from lion to mountain lion when trying to save a file to our local file server through Photoshop or Illustrator. Before I did the upgrade, I ...
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Saving an image as bmp file in Photoshop CS on Mac

I have a Mac and I am trying to save my Photoshop CS5 extended file as a BMP. When I click save as the only ones available are Photoshop, Large Doc, Photoshop eps, JPEG, JPEG 2000, Photoshop DDF, ...
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Mac Book Pro and Photosohp working canvas lost off screen somewhere

I seem to have a unique issue. I have a mac book pro which I often have connected to one or 2 additional monitors, and I think this is in part my issue. Cause when Im at home working with only the ...
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How can I have Photoshop start and run an action on Mac OS X?

I have an action I've created, and it is listed in my action palette: The action takes the image on the clipboard and saves it to a file. How can I start Photoshop and run that action from the ...
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How to backup and restore Photoshop settings?

I am going to format my computer and I would like to back-up my Photoshop preferences along with the patterns and gradients I created. Is there a way to back these up and import them all to the new ...
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Photoshop Doesn't Have Smooth Gradients on a Specific Monitor

After using Photoshop on a daily basis for the past few years, today when I booted up I noticed that photoshops gradients were no longer smooth for me on my laptop monitor. Here's an example: ...
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Are registration keys for Adobe CS5 or CS5.5 platform specific (Mac or PC)?

I have the 30 day trial of CS5 Design Standard installed on my Mac. A friend purchased CS5 Design Standard for PC, but has decided not to keep it. They have not registered it with their key yet. ...
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Automatically set default Save As… image file type to JPEG in Photoshop on Mac OS X

In Photoshop, on Mac OS X, is there a way to have the file type in the Save dialog automatically set to JPG? If not, is there an easy way to trigger an AppleScript program to set it that way? Seems ...
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change date-taken on photos

I want to change "Date Taken" on photo, which I clicked using my Sony Ericsson phone. I have all 3 systems: Windows, Mac & Linux. You can suggest me software for any one or all. Is there any ...
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How can I get the foreground color in Photoshop with AppleScript?

How can I get the foreground color in Photoshop with AppleScript? Preferably in hex format.
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Large Free space changes on mac when not writing to HDD

Im creating files on PhotoShop CS5. They are 10mb a piece. HDD goes from 35 gb free to suddenly 400 mb free throughout the whole day then it suddenly alerts me of this startup disc being full. In ...
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photoshop - scripts - export - layers to files MISSING

I am using Photoshop CS4 on a Mac Powerbook - I am missing the ability to export layers as files by going to scripts - export - layers to files . Does any one know where to get this plugin(?) ...
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Giving Photoshop for Mac a gray background like on Windows

Having recently moved from Windows to Mac, the transparent application background in Photoshop for Mac is driving me a little bit bananas. Is there a way to give the application itself a gray ...
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Change pixel size of multiple images! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Program to automate image resize Hello I have a folder with 100 images and I want to change their pixel size is there an easy way to do it simultaneously to all of them, ...
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 [mac] - drag and drop to open

Adobe Photoshop CS5 has new feature - when file is dropped from finder onto document, it creates new smart layer with contents. What do I have to do to open the file instead creating new layer? ...
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Dragging a shape in Photoshop doesn't show outline

I've created a shape in Photoshop with the Rounded Rectangle tool. Now I want to reposition it. When I use the Path Selection tool to move it, Photoshop doesn't seem to pick up the shape. When I let ...
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Creating a disc image on a Mac

My MacBook Pro is on the fritz! I bought a new iMac because I couldn't afford the new laptop. Is it possible for me to take a disc image of a MacBook Pro and have it all work on a new iMac with a ...
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Every time I open Photoshop CS3, it says it needs to repair itself

It happens every time I open, and I do click Repair. I repaired disk permissions on my drive to no avail. The problem started after using Apple's magical migration tool to move from my Powerbook G4 ...
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How to See Hidden Layers of PSD File in Preview of Mac OS X

I am using Preview in Mac OS X 10.5.8 which is able to open .psd files (Photoshop documents). I couldn't find an option for enable & disable view of some layers. My client has sent me a .psd file ...
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Import and Export of Metadata in Photo Organizing Software

Can someone speak to the import/export process between photo organizing softwares? I'm thinking of investing in Photoshop Elements and want to finally do my photo library justice by ...
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Photoshop gradients just got ugly

Terrible news! As of yesterday, all of my gradients in Photoshop started turning ugly, with horrible color banding like this: My problem seems to be isolated to Photoshop, but it’s only happened ...