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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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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Can we save image slices in sub folders in Photoshop?

I am using Photoshop CS5, by default, Photoshop saves image slices in a folder named images. This is fine but there are lots of images, saving them all in a single folder becomes quite messy. What I ...
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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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How to increase performance of Adobe Creative Suite 6 via hardware upgrade?

A friend (who doesn't have a SO/SU account) has had a licence of Adobe CS6 for some time. Mostly uses Photoshop and InDesign. He doesn't want to upgrade to Creative Cloud for the reasons such as ...
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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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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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Key out the background of a green screen video using Adobe JavaScript

I am trying to key out the background of a green screen video using Adobe JavaScript but when I render and export the video as PNG sequences the PNG are appearing with a black background. Can anyone ...
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Photoshop with Bitlocker

I found this entry (Photoshop's activation software overwrites fixed drive adresses) in the TrueCrypt documentation that scares me quite a bit. How does Bitlocker handle this issue? Similarly, how ...
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Remove or identify Photoshop on Open With List

Problem When using Windows Explorer's Open With... context menu, many image types show two Photoshop CS5 entries. One is the 32-bit version, the other is the 64-bit version. However, they both use ...
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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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Multiple unwanted lines in Photoshop CC when using Select Tool

Adobe Photoshop Version: 2015.0.0 20150529.r.88 Recently I upgraded Photoshop CC to its 2015 version. Now the problem here is that i get strip lines when selecting any particular area using marquee ...
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Quicker to access menu bar with keyboard: PC or Mac?

[Some background info:] I used to use Photoshop with PC and pressing alt > i > p (or c? cannot verify this now as I am using a Mac) quickly crops a selected area of the image. However, I am now ...
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How to silently install Photoshop via Adobe Creative Cloud

I can silently install the Adobe Creative Cloud, but, how do I also silently install Adobe Photoshop? What I am trying to do is, silently install ACC, and also silently install Photoshop, by passing ...
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Keep java 6 along with newer java versions (for photoshop cs5)?

I have adobe photoshop cs5 on a mac that was updated to yosemite. The yosemite update brought me to java v7. Trying to start photoshop now results in an error dialog telling me that photoshop needs ...
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Aftereffects and Photoshops ui do not work in vmwere 7 in a maverick VM

so first off i will explane I set up a VM of mavericks in VMwere fusion because some of my software will not work in Yosemite and I want to upgrade so I created a legacy VM in VMwere fusion 7. ...
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How can you position an element or image to stand outside its containing layer in photoshop?

I have the following need, please see below: The width of the layer is 370 px and the height is 40 Image A: the green box is a layer with a gradient. The pink box is a shape inside the gradient ...
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Export layer of photoshop as is?

Please forgive me if this is a stupid question but I could not for the life of me figure this out. I followed this tutorial on adding weathered looks to your artwork and it worked wonderfully. The ...
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Photoshop can not open a Jpeg

I received a lot of pictures that I want to edit on photoshop. When I attempt to open them in Photoshop,The following pops up: "Could not complete your request because an unvalid SOS, DHT, DQT, ...
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Photoshop GPU Sniffer uses %50 of cpu even when photoshop is closed

I have photoshop cc, Weirdly, the Photoshop GPU Sniffer has two instances, and both use %20 each even when photoshop is closed. How can I fix this? Is this a bug? Ps. Screenshot:
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On Windows 8.1, how do you screenshot using the monitor's current color profile?

How do you capture a screenshot on Windows 8.1 that uses the monitor's current color profile? My screenshots always have to have a color profile applied in Photoshop to look the same as the desktop.
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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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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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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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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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I need help calibrating color across multiple programs

I have recently gotten a new computer, and I am having trouble calibrating the color. Up until this point, the color in the web browser is accurate, and continues to be for most images, but I am ...
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Why does Photoshop CS6 is automatically re-opening the same file for months?

I don't use Photoshop a lot, and I don't understand why, but once upon a time I used it for editing a PSD file and since then, everytime i run Photoshop, it opens that file again. I closed the file ...
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An unknown or invalid jpeg marker type is found

I tried to resize about 25,000 photos via a batch operation in Adobe Photoshop CS6. However, I receive the errors: could not complete request because an unknown or invalid jpeg marker type is found ...
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Create PPM with Photoshop?

I'm working on a project that requires I use the *.ppm image format. I have Adobe Photoshop CC. I can make *.pbm (Portable Bitmap), but how do I make a *.ppm with Photoshop? PPM Format
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Photoshop scripting. Opening & Saving overlapping image stacks

I’ve been getting more and more into star photography and have recently been trying to develop a new style of stacking the photos and creating time-lapse videos from the stacked photos. Example: ...
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Repeat a diagonal logo to make a seamless background image

My question is on the best way to produce a tileable background image from a simple text logo. The logo is to be rotated so it is at an angle and then a small tileable image is to be made from it. An ...
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Cutting holes in a custom shape created via the Pen Tool in Photoshop

I have an icon created via the pen tool .I want to edit it to create holes (subtractions) in the icon how do i do that ?
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PhotoshopCS6 / CUT LOGO SIDES

I'm making a logo for a friend and he wants some fonts going out of the polygon. But how can i make it that when you remove the white background you don't see the parts of the font outside the logo.
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Eliminating lines on a scanned photo (from a slide)

I am restoring an old photo for my father and am having some trouble. The photo was an old slide and no matter how many times and how many ways I scanned it, lines going across the picture always ...
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Finding the Darkest & Lightest Pixel with One Click in Photoshop

Is there no way to find the color values for the darkest or lightest pixel of the image with one click? Programmatically, this is a basic level task, and compared to that manual workarounds to do this ...
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Windows 7 Print Screen Working Half of the Time with Photoshop (CS2)

I take a lot of screenshots of the work I do and paste them in to Photoshop (CS2). Sometimes, every other print screen event does nothing, and when I go to paste in Photoshop, it just pastes the same ...
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photoshop: change swatch color, and have all properties (text-color, layer-effects) using that swatch-color update as well

I use Photoshop for designing websites. Doing that I always make use of swatches for text-color, begin/end points in gradients, strokes, etc. (through non-destructive layer-effects mostly) I've ...
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Duplicate one layer into several open files (Photoshop CS5)

I know that I can duplicate one layer from a file into another one, but is it also possible to duplicate that one layer into more than one open file with one step or do I have to open the duplicate ...
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Render Video as png with Alpha

I have pixel art that I want to put in an animated png. I animated it in the timeline, but when I rendered it into a series of pngs, It has no partial transparency. Anyone know how to solve this?
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A way to perform lossless JPG edits in Adobe Photoshop CS6?

I perform lots of small edits of JPGs daily on my computer, and was wondering whether there was a way to perform cropping and rotation without the loss of quality during recompression. I know there ...
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Set .png default compression in Photoshop CS6

Is there a possibility to set .png default compression options to "NONE / fast"? Whenever I try to save as .png, the default option is set to "smallest / slow".
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Is it possible to quickly get offset (xy) of the clicked object in photoshop?

I wonder if it is possible to see the offset (from the top left corner of the document) of clicked (selected) object in Photoshop, the way it for example shows current coordinates of the cursor in the ...
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Converting font families w\Fontforge

I'm using Fontforge to convert some fonts to Truetype. However, when installed, not all variants of the converted fonts appear in Photoshop; generally only Bold and Italic variants show up. (Usually ...
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How do you modify blending options with a photoshop script?

I have a Photoshop Javascript script that cycles through different layers and I want to give a different outer glow to each layer based on the name of the layer. Can someone give an example on how ...
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Is it possible to “extend” the cursor crosshairs in photoshop?

I'm trying to draw a marquee around an image so I can cut it out, but it's near-impossible to accurately get the first corner aligned properly with the boundaries of the area I'm trying to select. ...
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Error in Photoshop cs5 when trying to export layers to files

I always get this Error: General Photoshop error occurred. This functionality may not be available in this version of Photoshop. and then it has another message below. This time it was The ...
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Photoshop Actions, save multiple file names, less specific folder

I made a photoshop action to save a series of images into a particular resolution and file name. 6 images total, unfortunately the "save" function to be used within Action stores a hardpath to the ...
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Faster way to open multiple pics for HDR

If I start makeing a HDR by file->automation->HDR add pics, I need a lot of time. Can I make a action in bridge to open 3 pics for HDR with just one click? Batch process it, so calculations for the ...
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Removing scanner selection from Windows' scan window

I'm having an issue with scanner services showing up. I recently reinstalled Photoshop, but it seems that the old "scanner service" stayed. Assistance in removing this will be appreciated. ...
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Photoshop CS2 doesn´t work on Linux Mint 17 via Wine (initializing tools forever)

Currently trying to install Photoshop CS2 via Wine on an Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon 64-Bit x86_64. ---------------------------------what I tried so far---------------------------------- I tried ...