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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What is the fastest way to show an open document in the finder using Alfred or any relevant technique?

At the moment I am particularly interested in Word documents, but this also relates to Photoshop, Illustrator, and any other program I use frequently. I want the finder to open location of the ...
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Adobe apps won't open. Getting an Error 16 message

I cannot open any of my adobe applications after installing on a new computer. It is a copy of CS6 Master collection with a legitimate license. I've already tried reinstalling and following the ...
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Recognize a shape in a image

I have a folder with 10.000 images. 60.000 images of cars and 40.000 images of motorcycles. I`m searching for a way to filter the images with some sort of shape/pattern recognition. The result that i ...
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PSD thumbs show in Win.7 file dialog but not Explorer?

I am fully aware that Windows 7 Explorer 'does not support' Photoshop thumbnails out of the box, instead using the Photoshop logo as the icon for all PSDs. I am aware of the DLL hacks and 3rd party ...
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Upgrade a Mac, can i keep old OS?

I need to upgrade an old PowerMac 10.4 buying latest version of imac or mac pro. But first i need to know if there's a way to keep alive old software such as Photoshop CS2, Free Hand MX, Quark ...
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Absolute positioning (or specify coordinates) for layers in Photoshop actions

How can I specify an absolute layer position in an action? Using Free Transform and translate defines the translate function relative to the layer that defined the action. Here's what happened: I ...
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How to completely trim transparent pixels in photoshop

I am using photoshop cs6. I am trying to remove the transparent pixels from the background. I tried going to Image--> Trim--> Remove transparent pixels. Photoshop reduced some pixels but every ...
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Some fonts used in this document are missing. How to solve it?

In Photoshop CC I have opened a .psd file. But a window with a title "Missing Fonts" appeared. If I understand right, Photoshop needs a "Lobster" font. I use Windows 7, I've downloaded a Lobster ...
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Is there a way to download Photoshop without Creative Cloud? [closed]

I need to use Photoshop and my trial key became invalid yesterday. I want to download Photoshop but I can only see plans with this cloud stuff, 'Creative Cloud' where the cheapest version is $19/mo. ...
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Photoshop CC 2014 file type icon not showing

I recently upgraded Adobe Photoshop CS6 to CC 2014. But there is a problem. Only the Photoshop logo is shown on every PSD file. Before, there was a file type icon that had the "PSD" text on it. ...
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i3 or i5 Processor Good Enough for Adobe Design Suite? [closed]

I am looking at investing in a new laptop. I am stuck between an i5 and an i3 processor. The prices differ quite a bit. I will be running programs like illustrator, photshop and indesign but all for ...
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is it possible to resize 480x640 to 480x1270 with perfect image quality

I resized an image using photoshop. But the quality of picture doesn't looks good. Is it possible to resize a image size 480x640 to 480x1270 with best pixel quality?
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I can't add/remove shapes with the pen tool and +/- keys in photoshop CC

In Photoshop CC, I usually add or remove part of my shapes with the pen tool and the +/- keys on my keyboard. This functionality still works with the shape tool (U), my problem only concerns the pen ...
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Increasing steps and anti alias on warped curves?

I am trying to generate sort of a simple flag/wave tile-able image. I currently just draw the horizontal lines and then warp it using the flag preset. This however does not generate round corners but ...
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Canon Digital Photo Professional 4.0 won't “transfer to photoshop”

After editing a raw image in DPP, I am not able to use the "transfer to photoshop" option. All I get is, failed to start photoshop. I am running windows 7 ultimate and PS CS5.1, and Canon DPP 4.0 ...
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How can I use “vanishing point” to copy a texure from a plane to a flat image?

I have a picture from a Bathroom where I want to textureize the tile. I have mapped one of the walls in Vanishing point filter view, but how can I copy the wall out to a normal 2-dimensional plane so ...
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Touchscreen as a drawing canvas for photoshop

I am willing to buy a captive touchscreen monitor to use it as a drawing canvas. I have chosen this monitor from dell: http://www.dell.com/ed/business/p/dell-s2240t/pd It support 10 point touch and ...
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Is there a way to recover unsaved Photoshop files?

I was a complete dumbass who somehow managed to close photoshop without saving, not it crashing. Every ask I've come across is about what to do if it crashes, so, is there a way to recover an unsaved ...
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Import groups from Photoshop PSD?

I'm in the middle of creating a framework for design in Photoshop and we have ran into a slight issue. When the framework is open, it currently takes up over 7GB of RAM.. I was wondering, is it ...
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using vector elements in gui builder

I have downloaded some vector elements of format .psd and want to know if I could use them in gui builder in place of default elements for windows or linux. If no, then is it possible to create user ...
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How to measure area height and width in pixels (rather than cm) in Photoshop CS6?

I just started using Photoshop CS6 because i needed to make a design for an application. I wanted to use the rectanglure marquee tool to messure the height and width of an square in pixels but instead ...
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Why can't I uninstall Photoshop CC without also uninstalling Photoshop CC 2014?

I have both Photoshop CC and Photoshop CC 2014 installed on my computer. I'd like to uninstall Photoshop CC, but running the uninstall itself brings up both CC and CC 2014, with Photoshop CC greyed ...
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What does scaled resolution mean in OSX?

I am using a 4k monitor with the latest version of OSX. In display settings, I have a choice of using scaled resolution for getting larger text. But in these resolution will I lose quality over ...
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Adobe Photoshop: Info panel inconsistent with image size

Image and canvas size is 900 x 900 pixels, with resolution 72 pixels/inch. The vertical and horizontal centers are aligned to canvas center. However, when I do the CTRL+T for the layer where ...
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Adobe photoshop “not enough ram” message opening a 60 MB TIFF file

I am working with Windows 7 x64 on a full HD monitor, Intel i5-2500K and 8 GB RAM, currently available 5,5GB. I tried to extend photoshop's memory usage and scratch disk settings as following: But ...
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Photoshop CC character leading not correct in point size.

I've got Photoshop CC. I'm having problems with the character leading not giving the correct spacing in pixels between lines. For example. I have 6pt text paragraph. I have leading set to 6pt. The ...
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How to Get All the Options of “Image Size” in Photoshop for an Object/Layer

Ok so what would seem to be the simplest thing to do is harder than ever to figure out and look up online cause there seems to be no answer. All i want to do is shrink the size of an object/layer ...
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PhotoShop CC 2014 uses too much disk space

I have the following problem with Photoshop: When I open up a document (approx. 15MB), PhotoShop uses 5 to 7GB disk storage immediately. When working with smaller documents it just takes more time ...
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Output average brightness (from histogram) of multiple slices in photoshop

I have an image with 86 x 86 pixel slices (about 400 of them), and I want to get an average brightness level for each slice, ideally read out into excel from photoshop. Is there a way to do this? ...
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Photoshop - Multiple user woes

Our office is currently having a problem with Photoshop with regards to multiple users working on the same file. For example 2 users can be editing the same file on the network creating confusion when ...
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Using Photoshop smart objects, the layer compositions from the smart object won't show in the host document

As explained in http://bjango.com/articles/photoshopcc2014smartobjects/ it should be possible to have the layer compositions of a smart object be selectable in the host document. Somehow, this ...
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Image opens all grey even though the thumbnail looks fine

I'm trying to open up these images. When I view them from the folder, the thumbnail looks fine but when I open it, it's just a big grey blob. I can see some outlines so the image "is there" but for ...
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How can I change the color of a custom shape in photoshop with multiple colors?

I am working with custom shapes in photoshop and when I click bucket fill, it fills the entire image with one color. Are there ways to make the image multiple colors? For instance, if I had a ...
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Creating pixel art by tracing full resolution image

I'm trying to teach myself pixel art using Pixen or Photoshop. I'm terrible at free handing it and I'm trying to import a full resolution sprite as a background to trace. Each program downgrades my ...
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Can you apply photoshop layer styles to a whole group, while excluding certain layers?

I currently have rings that need to be at 70% opacity while on the Overlay mode, but it has to be in a group with layer styles applied to that group, as the rings overlap a little. If I apply the ...
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Scratch disks in Photoshop filling instantly

I have an issue on my MacBook Air: When I save a .psd file (About 1 gigabyte), with seven gigabytes available to save it, my Macintosh HD fills up completely to the point of Photoshop not being able ...
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File Attributes - AI …Any clues?

Can anyone point me what does it mean when a .png file having 'AI' as File > Properties > Details > Attributes. Does it mean it made with Adobe Illustrator ? Also note that the png is 8bit image.
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can't merge down layers photoshop cs6?

I have adobe Photoshop cs6 installed only the 64 bit I didn't install the x86, now I can't merge down layers I tried ctrl+D but didn't work besides "merge down" command is dimmed
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Win 8, Photoshop CS2: escape key not working

For some reason, Photoshop is preventing the use of the escape key in other programs. This question is also asked here: Photoshop causing other programs not receive ESC key ...however the accepted ...
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How do you make a dot in photoshop?

Using the pen tool I can make an appropriate-looking dot. However, I then find that when I make another dot it tries to join them up, which is not what I want.
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How do I make 2 images a side-by-side split image in CS6?

How do I make 2 images a side-by-side split image in PhotoShop CS6?
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Copy Stamp of 'Photoshop CS2' doesn't work under LMDE with Crossover 13

i managed to install PS CS2 with Crossover Linux under Linux Mint Debian Edition and now every tool works fine except for one the copy stamp and this is rather important for me because i edit a lot of ...
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How is it that some software knows the correct orientation of an image and other software does not?

I download some photos off Google drive and when I open them in Windows Photo Viewer some are incorrectly oriented. I opened them in Photoshop with the intent to rotate them but Photoshop already ...
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Transform colors given 2x2 color pair (in Photoshop)

I would like to transform colors in the attached image (and other hundreds) defined by the following rule: 1) the lightest blue became the light green (exactly like as in the upper right color ...
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photshop cc, 3d feature not visible. Intel (R) hd graphics

Hi I have a toshiba satellite c650 and I installed photoshop CC. and openGL is not working I cannot use the 3D features and cannot use rotate functions. the specs are as follows 8GB RAM 300GB HDD ...
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Photoshop 7 license and commercial use

I have read a Photoshop 7.0 (2002 release) user license but in no place did i find it referred in the licence I could use the software for commercial/business needs. Does it mean I cannot use it ...
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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 ...