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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How to Serve Mac Applications?

Can you put a mac application on a home file server, open the app from the client machine in finder, and use it just like it was on the client machine?
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Limited pixel values in layer effects and styles (Photoshop)

Some layer effects and styles in Photoshop have pixel settings. The problem appears when you want to scale your design. For example, in Bevel and Emboss you are able to set the Size and Soften. The ...
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Need some help in recognizing a font on the image [duplicate]

Can't figure out, what kind of font is used here? Could somebody help?
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Photoshop bug or something using drop shadow

I have several layers using drop shadow that is suppose to have different angles. But whenever I change or add a drop shadow all others gets changed too, to the same angle. Is this a bug or is there ...
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save for web and devices “the directory name is invalid”

When I press save in the "Save for Web & Devices" window it says: "Could not complete this operation. The directory name is invalid." How can I correct this, so that it opens a file dialog ...
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Simulate Photoshop-like filters within Flash/AS3

Artist specified multiple filters and their properties for text field within Photoshop. I (as a programmer) need to duplicate the visual appearance of text field exactly as it looks within Photoshop, ...
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Removing border left when removing color

I'm trying to remove the background from a JPG. I'm using Selection -> Color range to select the background color and remove it, but when I select it and remove it, a little border remains on the ...
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How to keep EXIF data in a DSLR video after editing / compressing with Photoshop CC?

So I have a bunch of home video files with my kids and family. I want to do some edits like text overlay, music backgrounds etc and also compress them using Photoshop CC. However, after compressing or ...
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How can I open a screenshot with separate layers in Photoshop?

Im currently running Adobe Photoshop version 11.0.2 on my mac, and I have taken a screenshot of logo in png format. When I open it in Photoshop I would like it to have separate layers. Is there any ...
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Can't generate a Reflow project from photoshop CC

According to this video importing a psd from Photoshop CC to Reflow is as simple as going to the menu File > Generate and clic Edge Reflow Project. But this menu item is not showing in my case. I'm ...
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slice image in photoshop, so that repeat is not visible in html and css later

not sure if it is SU topic, but where to ask then? Designer create such design of some element: is it real, and how to slice element, for example for 20px, and repeat them? I can't do this normal: ...
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Can I use git to version control psd files and maya projects?

I've had great success with git, version controlling, sharing and collaborating on my programming projects, and would love to do the same with photoshop .psds, illustrator .ais and maya projects. ...
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How to use a separate depth map jpg for Photoshop lens blur?

The following is my situation: I have a jpg of a portrait I have another jpg which is the depth map for the portrait I want to convert the depth map jpg into an alpha channel for the portrait jpg, ...
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How can I open a .jpg in Photoshop by default (Registry)

I'm looking for a way that I can edit the registry to open up .jpg's in Photoshop be default. I guess my questions are one - is this possible? Two - how do you do it? I know you are supposed to ...
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What is the difference between Adobe Photoshop CS vs Adobe Photoshop CC?

In Adobe site there is a Adobe Creative suit CS6 and Adobe Creative Cloud.What is the main difference between the two?
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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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Photoshop going all weird and making some options blue?

Why are my options like this? Why are some of my options blue? I think I clicked something but I'm not sure.
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Can Photoshop export directly to a website or external link? [closed]

How extendable can Photoshop functionality be made? Can one create a plugin/extension/script that can give you 1-click or 2-click ability to save or export and publish directly to a website?
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CS6 programs close after startup

I can't start my Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign CS6 anymore, it just shuts down as soon as it's done loading, without any errors. Only Bridge CS6 will start. I tried launching with Ctrl+Alt and ...
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How to increase video memory for virtual machine?

I have a Linux host running Windows 7 in a Virtualbox guest. I am trying to enable 3D accelerated functionality in Adobe Photoshop CC running on that guest, which requires at least 512MB of VRAM. ...
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How to use Photoshop ot other software to make this kind of picture?

Here is the pic: Make one part stand out by making the other part grey. How to do that in Photoshop or other software?
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How can I view the EXIF orientation of a photo in Photoshop?

I have a photo and I want to determine whether the EXIF tags specify a rotation/orientation (portrait/landscape) or not. Can I do this in Photoshop (CC v14)? I just can't seem to find any reference ...
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Why does the image file size change so much when saving from PS?

I have a PNG which is 1.27mb. If I open it in Paint and save it out as a JPG, it becomes 943kb. If I then take that JPG into Photoshop and save it over the same JPG, with the quality set to 12, it ...
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Is Adobe Photoshop CS3 compatible with Windows 8.1?

Is Adobe Photoshop CS3 compatible with Windows 8.1? I have heard that CS2 is not compatible.
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How can I select an entire layer?

In one of the really old versions of Photoshop, I think 7, you could shift-click a layer in the "Layer Browser" (don't know what you call the panel) and it'd select that entire layer in the image ...
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How to export images from PSD [duplicate]

I have a PSD file, which has images used on it. How can I export the images using Photoshop CS6. I have figured out that I can select the image on the PSD using the CRTL + ALT + Right click, but I do ...
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How to convert JPG to PDF without a huge file size?

I have a JPG file, scanned image of a document. It is a 2-page document and I united them in Photoshop. Now the JPG file is only 500KB, and the image quality is good. The JPG file's dimensions are ...
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Photoshop CC does not detect AMD Radeon 7770 Card

Here's a descriptive image of everything I can show: http://i.imgur.com/dIPOhcV.jpg I've got an AMD Radeon 7770HD GHz edition graphics card, along with Integrated Intel HD graphics. I'm also running ...
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Running Xen with Virtualbox

I am researching building a new machine for software development. My requirements: Linux base OS Windows 7 VM for Photoshop CS5 Various Linux VMs for DB server, application server, etc No gaming ...
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How can I edit banknote images in Photoshop CS?

While designing some personal stuff, I encountered troubles copy-pasting a banknote image into Photoshop CS2. I saved a Dollar bill from the web to my desktop, but trying to open it, even ...
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How to draw pixel-perfect geometric shapes and patterns?

When designing user interfaces, games and other visual applications, very often you have to have an image with a well defined geometric pattern. Some examples: A placeholder image of given size with ...
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Viewing channels in Gimp

I would love to be able to view channels as black to white in gimp, if I look at for example the green channel it will show the intensity from zero = black, to 1 = full green. In Photoshop it show ...
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Photoshop sees wrong graphic card

I've got i7 processor, 8 GB of RAM, integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 and GeForce 540M in my notebook. For some reason in "Edit > Performance > Graphics Processor Settings" Photoshop CS6 sees only ...
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Insanely small font size in Photoshop

At 100% zoom the Arial font (and every other font too) becomes readable only at 1200 pt font size, what could be causing this? This problem seems to exist for previous versions of photoshop but I did ...
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Tools to put pixel ruler guides to the image

I'm using Photoshop/Illustrator to design the layout of my game's title screen. When I have finished, in addition to exporting each button/image for the programmer to implement, I also want to let the ...
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Adobe Photoshop CS6 crashes dual VGA

My Photoshop CS6 crashes when both VGA-s are enabled. If I disable the Intel HD 3000 in Device Manager it works fine. The error: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application ...
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Can't convert to DDS file because width and height are not multiples of four

I'm trying to convert a JPEG image to a DDS file format in Adobe Photoshop CC; when I keep saving it keeps showing me a message that says: image width and height must be multiple of four The ...
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How to find the top left XY coordinates of a layer in pixels in photoshop CS5

I would like to find the the coordinates (in pixels) of a layer in photoshop CS5. Preferably the coordinates of the top left corner of the layer. Thank you.
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how to assign shortcut key to make new layer without dialog in photoshop

I can't find in keyboard shortcut options. If its there at all. The problem is that for new layer with dialog keys are ctl+shift+N..but for convenient option that is new layer WITHOUT dialog has ...
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PDF/X-1a:2001 file doesn't print PSD's/TIF's with alpha channel

I'm outputting a print ready PDF using InDesign's PDF/X-1a:2001 preset. Photoshop images & TIF's with transparency that are placed on coloured boxes aren't printing. It's as if someone has ...
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How to export only a single layer as image?

The title isn't precise - I know I can just make only this one layer visible and then save as e.g. PNG. But my question is - do I have to make all other layers invisibile in order to save only my 1 ...
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Make virtual box run with better rendering options (preformance should not be an issue)

I have virtual box running on my gaming laptop ASUS G75vw (Intel i7 3630QM, Nvidia GTX670M). I'm using Ubuntu now a days. But I need photoshop, thus I have windows 7 on my virtual box. Everything ...
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Change default image editor in only one folder

I've recently made the switch from traditional to digital art, and I have two folders: one where I edit images in photoshop and another where I keep a gallery of "finished" art. My question is, is ...
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Performance when working with large images in Photoshop

I'm looking for a bit of advice on improving the performance of my computer when working with large images in Photoshop. For example, trying to stitch a panorama from 12 or so images takes over 15 ...
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Automated resizing and printing of files using a dynamic template

I work for a company that prints large volumes of images daily. I would like to automate this process as much as possible. In fact, I would like to automate it completely. Here are the steps that go ...
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Photographer creating PhotoShop action help needed

I need to create an action that will do the following: Start with a folder of NEF files. Open one at a time and apply adjustments, ie. Crop, exposure, levels, saturation and sharpening as needed. ...
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Photoshop randomly crashes usually when doing alt+click to select a color or alt+backspace to fill a layer

Photshop randomly crashes a few times a day after either alt+clicking to select a color or when doing alt+backspace to fill a layer We tried many things including resetting PS & Bridge, ...
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GIF compression for CSS data URI

I have a 3px x 3px repeated gif that I want to add as a data URI for a background image in CSS. However, with transparency it becomes over 1000 bytes whereas with a white background it's 45 bytes. ...
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Faster processor or more RAM? [closed]

I currently have a low-end Acer laptop with: Intel Pentium CPU B960 2.2GHZ processor 4GB RAM Windows 8 64-bit It runs great until I start Photoshop CS6. That slows it right down, and if ...
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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 ...