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Outputting files to a platesetter [on hold]

What is the meaning of white hold off when outputting files to a litho platesetter?
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Photoshop scroll wheel panning issue [closed]

Since the most recent update of Photoshop CC (2015.0.0) I am getting an issue where if I scroll/pan using the mouse wheel it seems to continue scrolling for a long time after intended. If I scroll a ...
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Photoshop Overlay Blur Effect Can be used to blur any image [duplicate]

I am trying to create Blurred Overlay that can make any image blur if any image is behind of it. For your reference i have attached few examples and want to achieve same thing..I can create blurred ...
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Is there way to use free transform to change shape layer which has clipping image inside intuitively?

Whenever I tried to change size of Shape Layer which contains large image like texture by using free transform, It seems that size of transform area also contains inner masked image too (like upper ...
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Is it possible to create a 100% opaque, greyscale brush in photoshop CC?

I have a greyscale image of a leaf that I'd like to use as a brush. I want it to stay greyscale to preserve the variations in the leaf. I define it as a brush preset, however when I use the brush, ...
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Photoshop PNG problem

I'm trying to use a PNG but when I open it in Photoshop it looks wrong. This is the original image This is how it looks in Photoshop Any idea of how to make it look right?
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Is there a shortcut to focus font list in Photoshop? [closed]

I type lots in Photoshop so a shortcut for focusing font list to change the current font would be excellent. Thanks in advanced.
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Make Photoshop tool icons bigger? [closed]

I can't see the tool icons very well. Seems like dragging the corner of the toolbar could enlarge it, but not the case.
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Move Ai brushes to Ps?

My son wants to move his brushes from Ai to Photoshop. We just got through reading on this site how to move his color using the exchange but I am not seeing a similar way to do it with brushes.
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Recording an action to define pattern CS3

I am trying to write an action in Photoshop CS3 to turn a bunch of images into patterns by running a batch. I was able to record an action to get this done, but they all have the same name as the ...
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Extract from Photoshop (psd) to Dreamweaver: Positions of Elements

Let's say I want to import the document created with Adobe Photoshop CS6 (.psd file) to Adobe Dreamweaver CS6. In Dreamweaver, there is a tool which let's to copy CSS styles. However, it copies just ...
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Multiple colors for different shapes under one layer (Vector) in Photoshop?

Is it possible to give different colors for shapes that's all under one layer. Basically i am trying create a vector icon in Photoshop though I know its possible through Illustrator. Is it possible to ...
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Why should I use gradient instead of flat color for my ios app? [closed]

I see a lot of new apps are trying gradients instead of flat UI. I feel that gradient is gorgeous and flat color designs are now a little old. I want to understand the reason behind this trend in apps ...
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How Can i Save .icon file in Photoshop CS 6 [duplicate]

i need your help, i want to save .ico file in my Photoshop CS6, but there is no option in file saving box to save the .ico file is there is any way to save the .ico file in Photoshop CS6. Thanks/ ...
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Typing problem in photoshop cc 2014

I want to type Arabic text in Photoshop, but the text appears disjointed and the letters do not connect at all. For example محمد appears as م ح م د. I'm using Photoshop CC 2014 on Windows 8.1 64 bit. ...
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Photoshop CS6: create looped animation from layers

A client sent us a .MP4 video, made of 10 frames and text, which loop 3 times. Since we need to edit the text (translate it into another language), the client sent us a .PSD source file, also ...
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Help - Photoshop on a Retina display

When I do a screen capture from my browser on a retina display - then paste it into Photoshop it's HUGE... When I reduce the image size by 50% it's the right size but the fonts are never quite crisp. ...
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Color difference in assets generated using Retinize It

I'm been loving how Retinize it has totally reduced the time and effort involved in generating assets for iOS. The only issue I'm seeing is that the color of pngs at 2x and 3x are different from 1x. ...
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How to remove colored markings from pdf

I have several pages of documents on white paper. I have numerous colored markings and black markings with ball point made on the paper documents, which I have scanned into pdf files. I would like ...
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How to set adjustment layer to folder layer using Photoshop CS5

I know how to set adjustment layer to folder in Photoshop CS6 and higher but how to do this using CS5 version? It's possible to set it to layer only.
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Animate a perspective transformation in Photoshop

I need to animate a card, which moves under a scanner: Start picture: left: the scanner. right: the card End picture: the card moves under the scanner. the scanner won't move Now I tried to ...
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How to substract a layer from another in Photoshop CS6 [duplicate]

I have basically a layer in Photoshop CS6 containing an "email" symbol image. It has a transparent background, and just a red email symbol on top: Now I would like to subtract that red stuff to a ...
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How to apply path blur equally on the horizontal axis?

maybe you can help me to motion blur an image. The blur should appear from top to bottom and lose speed on its way, until it does not move anymore. The blurred part should be behind the object, as if ...
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can't zero co-ordinates for relative positioning

I created a shape in Illustrator and exported it as a psd. I dropped it into an open document in Photoshop as a new layer. I want to repeat the shape using relative positioning (with each shape on a ...
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PS 3dpostcard: How to set the rotation point of a 3d postcard layer?

Trying to 3d transform a triangle shape in Photoshop CS5 Extended by making it into a 3d postcard and then using the 3d rotation tools. But the layer seems to be choosing its own arbitrary rotation ...
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Easy way to automatically shift layers when adding new images to a catalogue?

I need an easy way in which to edit a catalogue. I'm working on creating a catalogue for a client that'll have all their products. The problem is, I need a way in which this catalogue will be easy to ...
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How would you go about creating elegant patterns

So here are some exaples of what I mean What program should I use (Photoshop or Illustrator maybe?), any tutorials you could point out or any tips? Thanks for your time!
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How can I create a mosaic with my own tessellating tile shape?

The effect I want to achieve is the same as the one created by 'create object mosaic' command in Illustrator - but using my tile shape instead of a square or rectangle. I have created the effect I ...
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I am new to graphic designing. I am searching for a mentor [duplicate]

I am familiar with Photoshop and Illustrator. However, I am not sure to call it a creative block or lack of industry knowledge, I am not able to take the this interest beyond certain level. I lack ...
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When saving images in photoshop CS6 as png they get a white background [duplicate]

I've got an image, it's an RGB 8 bit. But when i save it as png, i don't see the transparency, it's all white
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How can I select and delete parts of a single 3d layer in Adobe Photoshop CC 2015?

I imported an obj. file to Adobe Photoshop CC 2015 and the whole 3d model came as a single layer. It is a 3d racing suit model and I want to delete arms of the suit. I know I could use the quick ...
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Photoshop - How to apply gradient to only part of an image in photoshop

I am trying to create a wallpaper with a white background, and a kind of floating picture/portrait of Robert Heinlein. I have the picture edited down to the parts I want, but its not white, so I want ...
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Adding Speed Blur to Text

I saw this sign on the Web and wanted to create a similar one using Photoshop. What would be the best way to take some regular, live text and add the speed/motion blur as seen on this image?
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photoshop render fibers and export as transparent background png

so I rendered fibres. really light ones. take a look I want the fibres to stay and everything around them to be transparent tried a bunch of things like changing levels, exposure, contrast etc ...
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How to make image map or make a picture link to a url on photoshop cc? [duplicate]

I make email signature design on photoshop cc, now i'm trying to make a picture link to a url. I already saw on youtube, but when i try with their method its not work. Does anyone now how to make it ...
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How to perspective project or warp an image onto a book cover?

I'm trying to photoshop an image onto a book cover for a mockup, but am a bit confused about the best way to do this? I'm using the 'Perspective' warp tool, but I'm finding it hard to: Set the ...
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Editting lots of layers at the same time layers [duplicate]

If I load in a gif as layers in Photoshop and want to add something to every layer (e.g. covering up usernames on every layer) how do I do that?
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How to create clipping masks on only some part of a text?

So I have a text layer and an abstract photo on top layer. And I want to create a clipping mask (insert the photo into the text). But the thing here is that I don't want the entire text to be clipped. ...
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How to create a gradient which fades an image to a background? [closed]

I would like to achieve in Photoshop this type of effect, to create a gradient which fades an image to a background. I hope you guys understand what I'm trying to say! Look forward to hear from ...
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How to create wavy weave lines pattern in Photoshop?

I am trying to duplicate the following image in Photoshop of weaved, wavy lines so I can make it higher resolution or vector but I'm not having any luck getting the pattern right. I have managed to ...
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Illustrator/Photoshop: how to get path points' coordinates?

Hi everybody In the picture there is a line with black points. While I know how to get the anchor points coordinates with the mouse cursor, I would love to know how to get the information of the ...
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Unable to build a shape in an individual layer - CS6

I can't seem to figure out how to create a shape that creates its own layer without it being created behind an other. How can I do this? This is what I'm trying to create: Instead I'm getting ...
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Making a frame of an asymmetrical shape with an even width in Photoshop

I am trying to create a frame of a star. I have tried duplicating and shrinking a whole star, and placing it over the original and deleting it to leave the edge. However, it doesn't result in an even ...
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How can I tell if my .psd file can be saved as a vector image? [duplicate]

I have designed a logo for a client in Photoshop CS6 (I know, Illustrator, Illustrator) and all of the active layers consist either of Photoshop-generated shapes or editable text, aka nothing is a ...
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Is there a way to make a rectangular frame auto resize in Photoshop CC?

I realize it's a bit of a strange question, but I didn't want to make the title too long. In InDesign CC, you can edit a text box so that it auto resizes based on the amount of text contained within ...
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I am trying to copy an exact gradient onto same size object with a different color. The color got muted

I have 3 shapes. I put a gradient on all 3 of them the way I want it to be. Now I want these exact gradients on these same shapes, in 4 more colors. I tried to do it many different ways, and they ...
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PS CC 2015 - change color of library object

Tools: Adobe Shape (mobile), Photoshop CC 2015 (Mac) I have a library of shapes imported into Adobe Shape on my iPad. When I drag the shape into Photoshop CC 2015, it is imported as black lines. I ...
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Change PSD's color with variables? [duplicate]

I have a PSD of a website design. I like the layout but I would like to experiment with the color palette. Is there a way to swap colors? I was think something like variablizing the colors and then ...
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which is the best size and resolution for create an android apps [duplicate]

which is the best android mobile size and resolution for converting one design to all devices. Please give a size and resolutions in pixels.