I using a transparent grunge texture on a street building layers I maked using shape tool so I want that transparent texture to effect on the whole building layers except the window glasses so how to do that i can't move the glass layers top on the grunge texture that's will destroy the whole design are there any other way to do that ?

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  • Have you tried Layer Masks?
    – Scott
    Mar 2, 2018 at 1:44
  • @Scott no i did't ? i have the glass layers free not marged should i use selection tools for that or there are another way ?
    – shar
    Mar 2, 2018 at 1:53
  • Have you tried arranging your layers differently so that the grunge texture is below the window layers?
    – Billy Kerr
    Mar 2, 2018 at 16:37

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Group the layers to be affected by the textrure.

Select the texture Layer.

Create a Clipping mask.

Now your Texture will only affect the layers inside the group.

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