In photoshop : How do I convert a a type layer into a vector outline (Just like in Illustrator)?

For the final purpose of copying this and pasting into Adobe Animate CC.

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Highlight the type layer in the Layers Panel

Choose Type > Convert to Shape from the menu


You're aware you can move live type from Photoshop to Illustrator often by merely opening the .psd with Illustrator and choosing appropriate options.

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