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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Is there a way to eyedropper colors WITH transparency, and paint with that color?

Here's my use-case: I'm doing a pixel art sketch, and one of my layers involves glass with partial transparency. I'd like to be able to: Eyedropper the transparent color and have it automatically ...
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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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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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Grey color doesn't show up in photoshop

When I am using Photoshop, it doesn't display the color grey correctly. Usually when I use the color picker tool, it shows different shades of the color grey on the left hand side. But now, even if I ...
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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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Why Do I Get Artifacting In Photoshop Artboard

I get this wicked magenta and black artifacting when in Photoshop CS4 on Mac when I resize the window. It doesn't affect the image canvas, but it's on the artboard all around it. Hardware: Early ...
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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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Is it possible to open Adobe Illustrator files from last close?

Say you have three files open in Adobe Illustrator, but you exit out of the program. Is there a way that you can have those three files opened back up when you open up Illustrator again? Similar to ...
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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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Where are my custom Photoshop CS4 actions on Snow Leopard?

I upgraded my HDD and I'm trying to import from the old one my custom user-generated actions (and some imported) which I had in Photoshop CS4. Which I can't find. I have looked in ...
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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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What is the difference between jpeg Progressive and Optimized in photostop?

When saving a image for web and devices as JPEG, I can either choose progressive or optimized (or none). What is the difference between both and what should I use ? In my case, the image is 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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How can I align layers side-by-side and crop them automatically in Photoshop CS5?

How can I align layers side-by-side and crop them automatically in Photoshop CS5? Here's an example: Here is another example: I found the solution with this sprite generators, but all them ...
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Photoshop showing strange box around documents and black 'blank space'

I installed Adobe Master Collection CS5.5 on a new MacBook Air and when I open a document (new or previously created image) and I make the window for the document larger then the image itself, you can ...
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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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Photoshop: Keyboard shortcuts for swatches

I would like to assign a different keyboard shortcut to each of the swatches that I load by default in my Photoshop projects. I can do this recording by recording a different Action for the selection ...
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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 script that can transfer layer groups between files and then save

I'm really hoping that you guys can help me. What I'd like to have is a script that can transfer a layer group from one file to another. The receiving file starts as a JPG. After the group transfers, ...
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Change the default image compression in Photoshop Elements 11

I have a lot (200+) of jPegs that I need to crop and then save. I'm using Elements, so recording an Action is out. The approach I'm using is to edit a bunch of images, then Close All and use the ...
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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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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, so ...
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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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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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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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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.