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By default there is no option but I know an unused combination is Shift+Ctrl+M. You can set it by going to Keyboard Shortcuts Then it'll also show up on your menu
There is no native feature for renaming multiple layers, at least yet. You can however start renaming a layer and use TAB to move to rename the next layer or Shift+TAB to rename the previous layer. This can be handy for smaller amount of layer renaming. Pro tip regarding, I would guess all of these exentions and scripts: In the bottom of Group Layer ...
If it is a layer that has been hidden, you can toggle it's visibility in the layers pallet by clicking on the eyeball. If it is one object in a layer that is hidden you can use the shortcut CMD+ALT+3 this will call Object -> Show All.
Well I have posted a script that could be easily repurposed for this function: #target illustrator // Cycle between layervisibility A - B - None - around // CC BY SA Janne Ojala 2014 layers = app.activeDocument.layers layer_a = layers.getByName("A") // insert layer names here layer_b = layers.getByName("B") if (! layer_a.visible && ! ...
Linking layers, via the 'chain link' icon at the bottom of the layers palette, means that when you move or transform one layer the other layer will also move or transform with it. With layer masks (including adjustment layers) by default they are linked, meaning the same - moving or transforming is applied to both the layer and the layer mask. Once you ...
This was supposed to be a comment, but to demonstrate these things, I needed more space: Clipping mask is the only mask type that you can move like that. Of course clipping mask is not ideal in every situation. Here's an example with: Group that contains everyting 3 Ellipse Clipping masks. I put the first Ellipse layer in a Smart object and duplicated ...
You can try adding a thin stroke to a text in bold typeface (or a thick one to a thin typeface) could do the trick...Note that you should choose the color of the stroke wisely to suit the overall design. using stroke-only for bold or even regular typefaces (with the inside of the typeface transparent to reveal the background image) cutting the text ...
you could try adding a shape behind the text but in front of the image and adjust the opacity level on the shape until you are happy with the image visibility and the text legibility. hope this helps
If by "shapes" you mean vector layers or shape layers, then no. It is not possible to have multiple colors on a single vector or shape layer. Any method to change colors will require at least one additional layer per color needed. That can be a separate layer for each shape, or a separate layer filled with color and masked - but it always takes additional ...
The following script will help to copy text directly from layer. https://gist.github.com/praveenvijayan/b4c367f4b903a3f9f250 note: Work only above PS cs6 Copy Script into Photoshop script folder and assign a shortcut and enjoy. Saves a lot of time.
Image > Canvas Size... Simply enter the size you want, set the way you want the canvas to expand, and click OK. Note: Canvas Size is not the same as Image Size. Canvas size changes your canvas without altering the size of anything else.
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