147 Answered Questions for the topic Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop Computer Science Photoscape X

09/02/19

#### Using PhotoScape X, how to erase only one color from an image

I have a png image file with different colors throughout. I want to erase everywhere there is one chosen color (for example, white) so that color is replaced by transparency. I have the image... more

08/05/19

#### Photoshop layers into SVG paths?

I have a set of Photoshop files which consist of a base image with a series of layers with colored overlays. The overlays are labeled using the layer names.My task is to get these overlays as SVG... more

08/05/19

#### Photoshop vector smart object opening in Preview instead of Illustrator?

In Photoshop CC (version 19) on the Mac, I have a smart object vector graphic layer. Double-clicking the layer to edit the vector graphic, opens it in Preview (Mac) because, presumably, it thinks... more

08/05/19

#### Modifier key bug with Adobe Design Standard CS4 (Mac OS 10.6.6)?

When I launch the Adobe apps, they ask me if I want to delete the preferences file. I say 'no'. Then, when using the apps, none of the tools seem to work properly, eg in Illustrator, I can't move... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Layers

07/11/19

#### How do I change a single layer to grayscale in Photoshop CS4?

I know you can have the whole image turn grayscale: *Image* → *Mode* → *Grayscale*What if I only want to make specific layers grayscale? There's gotta be an easier way than pulling out the layers... more
Adobe Photoshop Vector Graphic Design

07/11/19

#### How can I duplicate smart objects and make them separate in Photoshop CS6?

In **Photoshop** I can copy and paste Illustrator paths as a **smart object**, and then double click this smart object to edit it in **Illustrator**.When I duplicate this smart object (say to... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design

07/11/19

#### How do I apply anti-aliasing to the edges of a layer?

How do I apply anti-aliasing to the edges of a layer?I have a layer that has rough edges. I want to apply anti-aliasing to it so it blends well against the background. What is the best way to do... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Mac

07/11/19

#### How can I force a guide to snap pixels whilst being dragged?

When I drag my mouse through a ruler to create a new guide, I want this guide to move pixel by pixel so that when I leave it, it will have snapped to a side of a pixel instead of staying in the... more
Adobe Photoshop Shapes Graphic Design

07/11/19

#### How do I change the colour of a shape in Photoshop after I've drawn it?

For some reason it seems impossible to change the colour of a rectangle I've drawn in Photoshop after I've drawn it. I can change the colour of a new one that I want to draw but once it's drawn... more
Adobe Photoshop Photoshop Animation

07/02/19

#### How do you create original characters?

Creating the story of your characters,Creating the design and look.How to use color theory and shape language to build your character.
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Alignment

06/17/19

#### How to distribute an equal amount of space between each object in Photoshop?

I'm using "Distribute Horizontal Centers" in Photoshop, but it might be the wrong tool for the job. I'm guessing Photoshop will be distributing the CENTER of each text object and aligning that, so... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Cs5

06/17/19

#### Is there a way to copy guides from one Photoshop document to another?

I'm using Photoshop CS5. I have a PSD file. We'll say it's 600x400. I have guides set up at, let's say, 100 pixels over and 27 pixels down, which I am using to position a layer correctly.I have to... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Automation

06/17/19

#### How to automate exporting multiple PNGs with different sizes from Photoshop?

I have a PSD file with a 96 px &#215; 96 px resolution. Now I want to save this as four PNG files with different resolutions such as 36 px &#215; 36 px, 48 px &#215; 48 px, 72 px... more
Adobe Photoshop Grids Graphic Design

06/17/19

#### How to cut a large photo into a grid of smaller photos automatically in Photoshop?

Is there a way, maybe a script, that would help me cut an image into say 50 images? I have a massive panorama I would like to print on normal stock photo paper and I am using Photoshop. The output... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Cs5

06/17/19

#### How do you remove guides in Photoshop?

In Adobe Photoshop (I'm currently using CS5), is it possible to remove the cyan-coloured guide lines? I'm talking about the ones added by View > Guides.. > [*horizontal/vertical guide... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Layers

06/17/19

#### How to get Layer size (Width and Height)?

I have a number of layers in a Photoshop document.I want to find out what a specific layer's width and height is. How do I do that?
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Line Art

06/17/19

#### How to get dashed line in Photoshop?

How can I make a dashed or dotted lines in Photoshop?
Adobe Photoshop Vector Graphic Design

06/17/19

#### Why are raster images still used when vector images have so many advantages?

I have read some posts and see many advantages of using vector images when compared to raster images:1. They can be zoomed or scaled at any ratio.2. File-size efficiency. Because vector image only... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Animation

06/17/19

#### How do you save an Animated GIF file using Photoshop?

I am making a .gif file in Photoshop CS5. While saving this animation, I used the steps = File > Save for web & devices > Preset= GIF 128 Dithered > GIF > Save. After saving the... more
Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design Text

06/17/19

#### How to change the font style of all text layers in a single PSD file?

My client has a change of heart and wanted to go from Roboto to Helvetica Neue. Is there a way to change the font style of all text layers automatically instead of the painful way one layer at a... more

06/05/19

#### How to keep the text in vector in Photoshop without rasterizing it or flattening the layers when exporting to PDF?

After many tests in all kind of PDF presets, I couldn't figure out how to keep the text layers as vector and still have the quality of InDesign without using it. Everything I tried was rasterizing... more

06/05/19

#### CMYK to PANTONE differences between Illustrator and Photoshop?

I'm trying to find a way to match CMYK color to the closest PANTONE solid color. In Illustrator I use the "Recolor Artwork" dialog, in Photoshop the color dialog. But, if I convert (C=0, M=100,... more

06/05/19

#### Best practice to track procedural image creation?

I often create a collection of images in Illustrator or Photoshop which require a specific sequence of manual steps in order to maintain a similar appearance across a series.Actions or scripts... more

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