Sign up ×
Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Can I have multiple slice layouts in Photoshop?

I want to have multiple slice layouts and switch between them. Is it possible in Photoshop?

share|improve this question
What do you mean by "multiple slice layouts in photoshop"? -- At first I thought I knew what you meant ( using slice tool to cut layout into pieces ), but then you mentioned that you want to switch between them. I'm thinking that you basically want to have multiple versions of the same layout within one document and switch between them easily, is that so? – Joonas Jul 13 '13 at 13:12
Yes, I want to have several sets of slices in one document. – Suzan Cioc Jul 13 '13 at 13:24

1 Answer 1


You can save slices in history state snapshots. If you use the history panel you can toggle between these states to access your different slices. As shown I moved the rectangle although it isn't necessary to change anything other than the slices.

enter image description here enter image description here

share|improve this answer
What I do is select a slice or select multiple slices, right click > send to back or bring to front. To be honest, it had not occurred to me to use snapshots. If I tweak the content of a layer later on, do I have to change it in each snapshot? – Brendonwbrown Aug 13 '13 at 9:49
The snapshot doesn't ever change I would think of it as a saved state or point in time. If you manipulated the content it would have no effect on the saved snapshot you'd have to create a new one. – Adam Schuld Aug 13 '13 at 13:12

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.