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I've just been using some UI templates and in some cases, the 'bounding box' for transformations is huge compared to the actual object in it. For example, I have a little 'back arrow' shape probably 40px wide, but the transformation box is more than 1000 wide and high. How do I 'clip' or crop it (for want of a better term). It may be called fitting the frame to the content.

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The bounding box is sized to fit the layer contents and any associated layer mask. You can't "clip" the bounding box. If you want a smaller bounding box, you need to remove stray pixels from the layer and possibly apply any associated layer mask.

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Ok, I will look for such beasts. Thanks! – Glinkot Jun 16 '13 at 10:19

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