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Is there any keyboard shortcut for entering text editing mode for selected text layer without clicking or double-clicking with the mouse?

This can be duplicate, but no duplicated question answered it correctly.

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  • Right, I have written that in details above. Jan 30, 2018 at 12:39
  • CTRL+T (I think Command+T on Mac)
    – Billy Kerr
    Jan 30, 2018 at 13:04
  • @BillyKerr It switches to 'type tool' but do not make selected layer enter editing mode. Jan 30, 2018 at 13:14
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    @usr2564301Yes it is, but that question does not solve my problem. If you keep making as duplicate, quite possible after 5-8 years people only come here read answers, more like help documented knowledge base website. Jan 30, 2018 at 13:17
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    @MohdFaizan - you're right. CTRL+T is transform. My apologies. I don't think there is a shortcut, as far as I know you have to use the Text tool and click on the text, or double click the layer in the layers panel.
    – Billy Kerr
    Jan 30, 2018 at 13:22

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Answering to my own question after two hours of research.

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Make any selected text layer to enter the editing mode is quite simple, just hit

  • Ctrl + Enter (to Edit)

After making changes again hit

  • Ctrl + Enter (to Commit changes)

Note: This doesn't work with Previous versions of Photoshop CC 2018 editions.

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  • Text says ctrl+enter but the animation says ctrl+click... which one is it?
    – Luciano
    Jan 31, 2018 at 9:35
  • Apologies - Its Ctrl + Enter, also updated the image with corrected text Feb 3, 2018 at 10:23

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