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 can I crop many layer from psd file

I want to crop many layers from psd file but when I save the crop image, many images are created automatically. How can I save just one image?
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Resize Photoshop windows that extend offscreen?

After using Photoshop with an external display and having the "Layers" and other windows extended the full height of the display, when I unplug the external display, the bottom of those windows go ...
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Batch process on photos to be match based on eye positions

I'm not sure if this question related to this site. I have a series of photos (faces) that are different in distance and pose from camera (all of them are selfies) want to match them based on eyes ...
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Saving all open files in Photoshop (CS5)

I have learned that Photoshop does not come with a "Save all" command. However, I would like to have such a command. What I found on the web: I read here that I can record the action of saving a ...
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Photoshop Technique for Such Effect - How Was It Done?

If you take a look at the DevDays logo, or the Graphic Design presentation from FOWA, there are certain letters in the logos that are extended upwards or in some direction, such as the V and Y ...
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Flooring layout software [closed]

I'm trying to come up with a flooring layout for a corridor with Granite of different colours and specifically of a specific pattern, such as the one below. Given a corridor dimension, I need to ...
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How can I tell if a JPEG was saved as Progressive?

I received a set of photographs from a photographer and need to confirm that the JPEGs were not saved as Progressive JPEGs. I have Adobe Bridge and Photoshop -- how do I check this?
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How to separate indepedent selection to multiple layers in Photoshop

I found a picture that contains a lot of of sprites and I would like to divide it into separate layers to use it in my video game (after asking permission from the owner). To do so I have to create a ...
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Photoshop rectangle properties do not show up

I create a rectangle in Photoshop when i hit properties it does not show object properties for some reason. only mask properties. any idea why that might be and how to fix it?
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My gif waits too much to loop again

I'm having a weird problem and I couldn't find any help... I'm trying to make gifs by using Photoshop and posting it on Tumblr... I set its loop to forever but it waits too long to loop again... I ...
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How to open a RAW 1bpp bitmap file in Photoshop?

I have a few files that contain 1bpp black and white images, encoded simply as a stream of bits. Is there any easy way to open these files in Photoshop? In the past I've dealt with RAW 8bpp grayscale ...
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Photoshop: Two different shapes, one on top of another, remove excess parts?

Sorry if the title is confusing. Basically, I have two shapes like this (black glasses, white shape in the middle) on separate layers: I want to remove the excess parts marked in red like this: ...
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Photoshop: the grid is on in every image I open, have to turn it off every time

I activated Photoshop's grid via the keyboard shortcut, and now, every time I open an image (which wasn't necessarily saved with PS) has the grid on. So now I have to turn the grid off for each and ...
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Replace missing font with font of my choice in Photoshop CS5

I'm using Photoshop CS5. How can I replace all instances of a missing font with a font of my choice?
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Need to convert SVG, EPS or PDF to Photoshop custom shape

I have an object in vector in SVG, EPS and PDF formats. I need any of them to be imported to Adobe Photoshop as a custom vector shape. How can I do that? Thanks a lot in advance
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Why does the “white” part of an image turn “black” after saving?

I've noticed that sometimes when we save an image and open it with Adobe Photoshop, the "white" background turns "black". For example, when I view this image using Chrome, this is what I see: ...
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Overlaying picture as texture over polygon shaped text

I'm using a layer for texture that gives a retro feel and a cloudy texture layer over some text I created using the polygonal lasso tool. I now want to keep this texture overlay on the text layers, ...
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Strange Photoshop Problem: Can not select, zoom, paint, option button 'locked'

I have a very strange problem with Photoshop. I can not use any of the tools, since the cursor appears 'locked'. If I select v on my keyboard, it goes to the zoom tool, but the cursor does not change. ...
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Detect if a photo has been manipulated or faked

Can I use Photoshop to detect or find out with 100% certainty if an image is altered or not? When an image is doctored or manipulated, is there metadata embedded in the altered image so that one can ...
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Is there a command-line method to replace a layer in a PSD and save to a JPG? (the goal is to automate compositing)

I have a lot of PSD files that have a Replace Me layer. It'd be nice if I could figure out how to replace that layer and render it to a JPG automatically. The solution doesn't have to use ...
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Is there a way to open/import an SVG file with Photoshop CS2 or CS3?

Title pretty much says it all... Is there a way to open/import an SVG file with Photoshop CS2 or CS3? I am on Mac OS X but cross platform solutions are preferred. Illustrator can open SVG files, so I ...
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How to hide all layer except one in photoshop cs5.5?

I Only want to operate in one layer. I want temporarily hide all other layers.
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How to calculate “line height” from psd file?

I have a .PSD and I am trying to convert it to HTML/CSS. I can't calculate the line height in CSS from the .PSD. How can I calculate the line height from the leading?
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Resize an image by dragging and dropping in Photoshop

Ss there anyway to select a section of an image in Photoshop and drag it to resize. You can do this in Microsoft Word and other programs, so there must be way to drag and resize in Photoshop.
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Make PNG image out of SVG Font

I am using SVG font for icons in my website, this is what it currently looks like: I need to make an image out of this, so I can set the icon of the website <link rel="shortcut icon" href="path ...
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How to fix an image that doesn't open in Photoshop, even though it opens fine in a browser?

Someone emailed me an image. I see it in Gmail, and I can see it in a browser, but when I try to open it up on Photoshop, I get an error saying: Could not open "XYZ.jpg" because an unknown or ...
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File explorer/browser does not show contents of Desktop on Windows 8.1

Lately when certain programs prompt me to browse for a file to open, I am unable to locate the file if it is in the Desktop folder (explorer will show it as empty). This occurs in Microsoft Word 2013 ...
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Using Rectangular Marquee Tool in Adobe Photoshop CS6

I have installed Adobe Photoshop CS6 because I want to learn this program but I'm facing with a problem when I want to use Rectangular Marquee Tool to delete a part from my circle. Foreground color is ...
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Restore .psd thumbnails in Windows 10 by removing default file association in registry

After upgrading from Windows 8.1 to 10, I noticed that .psd Photoshop files started having thumbnails again, something I've not seen since CS2. Once I tried to open a .psd, it asked me which app I'd ...
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“something prevented the text engine from being initialized.” in Photoshop CS5 portable

I'm using a portable installation of Photoshop CS5 Extended. Two days ago I did some animated gifs with text on them. I have not been using Photoshop much recently, but I had also done some work on ...
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Photoshop brush opacity is 50% despite being set to 100%

Whenever I try to make a brush stroke in Photoshop it comes out 50% transparent, even though: The brush opacity is set to 100% The layer is set to 100% The mode is normal. I've reset the brush ...
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Cloud brushes for Photoshop

Is there a brush in Photoshop that can create "cartoon" clouds like the image below?
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Is it needed Adobe DNG Converter when Photoshop & Lightroom are already installed? [closed]

I already have Photoshop & Lightroom installed. Do I need Adobe DNG Converter [1,2]? Will this program add the possibility to raw import from more devices?
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How to resize layer without changing the size of its content?

Hi can I resize layer which contains some image, but leave the image size intact? In other words just change layer boundaries.
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Is it possible to view objects within a layer in Inkscape?

In Fireworks, or Photoshop, or GIMP your layer list also includes the objects within each layer. I've just started exploring Inkscape and can't seem to find this functionality. Some googling reveals a ...
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I want to cut a transparent line through my text [closed]

Here is my text: I simply want to cut a line/shape I make - Cut a layer from an other layer.
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Can Photoshop extract similar content from two dissimilar images?

I have two fairly different image files, except for a single element in the photo. Is there a procedure that can be done in Photoshop (or any other app, for that matter) to extract a mask for that ...
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Auto Save-As PNG in Photoshop

I usually have to save my photoshop documents as PNG and on Mac you have to manually select "PNG" option from the dropdown manually using the mouse. I wonder if its possible somehow to create some ...
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Layer visibility shortcut in Photoshop

Is there a way to set a keyboard shortcut to toggle layer visibility in Photoshop (CS3)?
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Photoshop can not open screenshots from Skype [duplicate]

I am using Photoshop CC 2015 on my PC and also Skype. Whenever someone shares a screenshot with me via Skype I have to go ahead and save is in my personal files, and then open it manually from there ...
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Photoshop can not open screenshots from Skype

I am using Photoshop CC 2015 on my PC and also Skype. Whenever someone shares a screenshot ( Alt PrintScreen then paste into chat ) with me via Skype, I have to go ahead and save is in my personal ...
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Photoshop opacity different for text

In Adobe Photoshop CC (v2014.2.2) on Windows I create a layer with black pixels, and a text layer with black text. I place both above a white background, and set both to 30% opacity. The text layer ...
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Increase space between text lines in Photoshop

How do I increase the spacing between two lines (or leading) in a paragraph in Photoshop?
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Photoshop How to save selection to PNG

I have a largish PSD file with a couple of hundred layers, that I would like to extract selected areas from into PNG files. Areas can consist of a couple of layers. Being new to Photoshop, I have ...
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Photoshop text spacing issue

I am having a problem with letter spacing in Photoshop (CS5, Mac) Word: Mister, "i" has too little spacing left and right. This occurs when anti-aliasing is on "none" and is most noticeable on ...
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How to redo undone actions in Photoshop when other actions have been done

I went to History in Photoshop and did a couple of undos. After that I wish to redo, however I accidentally did another action so now I can't step forward. Is there a way to recover my losses? ...
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How to easily make a sequence of circular images resembling a pie charts in Photoshop?

I am trying to make a set of images similar to this: http://petewilliamsagency.com/oldsite/css/examples/pie/slices.gif. This won't actually be used for a pie chart, but instead a more unique method ...
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How to apply a filter with a brush in Photoshop

How can i apply a filter with a brush in Photoshop? If i go into Photoshop -> Filter menu, there is a quite a large list of filters i can apply to an image. I would like to be able to apply these ...
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Permanently rotate photos taken in portrait mode

I have photos taken from a digital camera in which the camera was held sideways in portrait orientation. When I view these photos in Mac Preview and Photoshop the photos show in portrait orientation ...
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Printing in Photoshop/illustrator with cutting marks that leave the page 11“X17”

Ok I have a 36" wide plotter. I would like to print out some 11"X17" pages. Is it possible to tell photoshop or Illustrator that I want a 11"x17" sheet with cutting marks outside of that size? If you ...