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Photoshop, how to draw a double line

I want to draw two lines next to each other (or one black line with white in the center) This line will be very curvy and wind around on the page. Does anyone know if this is possible in Photoshop? I'...
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How “apply” adjustment layers in Photoshop

I'm looking for a way to "apply" or "rasterize" adjustment layers in Photoshop. Basically if my layer tree looks like this: Layer 3 Layer 4 Adjustment Layer Layer 2 Layer 1 I need to get rid of ...
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Layer/Shape Effect Inheritance in Photoshop

Imagine you have lots of icon layers duplicated from same shape layers. Is there any technique for apply the same changes of shape/layer effect to duplicated layers at the same time with the original ...
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How to make photoshop cs5 launch faster

I have a reasonably fast computer with Core 2 Quad Q8200 CPU, 4 GB ram, Seagate 7200 rpm drive. But when I open Photoshop it takes about 15 seconds to open and additional 8 sec to become responsive. ...
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How can I open an image as a layer and not a background?

When opening an existing image in Photoshop CS5 (and all other versions I've worked with), it wants to open with the image as a background, but I want it to be a layer. I am always having to double ...
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Backup Photoshop custom shapes etc

I'm about to install Windows 8 clean and I'd like to backup all the Photoshop preferences like custom shapes, patterns etc. Can someone help me out? Google didn't help me. I'm using Adobe Photoshop ...
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How do you make abstract amorphous color backgrounds in Photoshop?

I see amorphous color field like wallpapers all the time, how do people make them? Examples are here: … and here:
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Photoshop, can you remove a background simular to what Photobooth does?

Is there an easy way in photoshop(cs 5.5) to remove backgrounds from a batch of photos that all have the same background? Kinda like green screen only with any background? In otherwords if I have a ...
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Photoshop CS5 issue with transparency grid

Have a document open with no background. The transparency grid is gone and is all black instead. What happened?
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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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A photoshop png file all the same size generating dilemma

I have a photoshop file with layered componpents that I am animating. I need to save each layer of each element as a png file with the same dimensions (so if a box moves, 3 layers of the psd file have ...
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Photoshop CS5 on Ubuntu 10.10 no longer opens after installing Internet Explorer 8

I installed Photoshop CS5 in Ubuntu 10.10 using Wine - it was working fine. Later I tried to install Internet Explorer 8 with Wine. After this, Photoshop is no longer able to load; if I click the ...
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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 - Place with top left corner at 0,0 automatically?

I work at an architecture firm where I do lots of visualizations. The workflow is essentially: 3D model the design, set up perspective views Export the perspectives as JPGs Use Photoshop to add ...
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Print copies - Prints the last job's amount

Strange one here. Never seen this before. When you print a document from Photoshop, it will print but it prints the number of copies specified on the previous job. For example: Document 1: set ...
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How to exact print uppon scanned document

I have a large set of printed documents of images that have a placeholder in order to put the image's code number. Documents are in A4 paper size. I scanned one of them and passed to Photoshop CS 5 ...
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Cropping image accident in Photoshop CS5

I was trying to crop an image in a layered .psd file, and instead cropped out the entire rest of the layers and only have the one little image I was trying to crop. It won't let me revert. How do I ...
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How can I have Photoshop start and run an action on Mac OS X?

I have an action I've created, and it is listed in my action palette: The action takes the image on the clipboard and saves it to a file. How can I start Photoshop and run that action from the ...
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Photoshop slow when using multiple displays

I'm using two different external monitors on my laptop. When I have it on one it's fine, if I use it on the other one, photoshop slows down to almost unusable. Main difference between monitors is ...