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Mac app to compare processed image before/after?

Not in any specific order. Kaleidoscope - $70 ( Mac ) PixCompare - $4 ( Mac ) Pixel Diff - $2 ( Mac ) ImageDiff - $2 ( Mac ) Araxis Merge - $150 give or take ( Mac and Windows ) Image Comparer - $35 (...
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Color mismatching on sketch exports

The new versions of Sketch have an easy feature to make sure the colors when exporting are the same as the ones you see on your screen. Navigate to Preferences › General › Color Profile, and then ...
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Open source software capable of open Sketch files

I'm using https://app.sketchviewer.com to view designs. Works very well.
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Open source software capable of open Sketch files

Also, there is a free tool called Icons8 Lunacy that helps you open and edit .sketch files. It allows to copy the CSS of any object and copy plain text for any text layer. Just note this is not an ...
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Shape in Illustrator so it can be editable in PowerPoint

Save your shape from Illustrator as .EMF file. Go to PowerPoint -> Insert a picture -> select your .emf file and click open. At this point it will act as a picture. You will have to right click the ...
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How do I keep Apple Mail from resizing images in my HTML signature?

HTML signatures in Apple Mail are a nightmare, Mail adds all sorts of strange markup to your HTML and its not easy to get at the actual HTML it outputs. You can find more info on editing the HTML for ...
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How can I make Color picker on a Macbook Pro select the proper color?

Computer Screens, Printers, Cameras, and most anything that needs to interpret digital images and their colours use a colour profile. The intention of colour profiles was to solve the problem of '...
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Photoshop Using the OSX Color Picker

Prefs Cmd ⌘ K > General Colour picker - you have the choice of Adobe or Apple...
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Embedded display profiles vs absolute colorspace profiles inside pictures

All color spaces are alike, theres is nothing special about the standard RGB color spaces as opposed to the device colorspaces. They are exactly the same, they both describe conversion form that ...
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Creating an apple script for photoshop

That script is javascript and not AppleScript. They are two separate, distinct, scripting languages. (Like French and Spanish.... many similarities, but still quite different) In general, one should ...
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Adding background then erasing in OS X preview

The image is a raster image, so use a raster image editor. I'd suggest using one that has support for layers. Photoshop is not the only tool available. GIMP is free, and works on Mac, Windows, and ...
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How to render LaTeX formulae in inkscape under OSX / mac?

Download inkscape Install Tex-Live (or another TeX distro) via homebrew brew install mactex Install pstoedit also via homebrew brew install pstoedit Execute export PATH=/usr/local/share/pstoedit:$PATH ...
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How to resize a small image in Photoshop to a large image with smooth gradients and without noise?

There is no way to do this without quality loss. The best alternative I've come across recently is a free web service that uses machine learning https://letsenhance.io/ Depending on your image, the ...
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What is the best tool to create training manuals or journals in mac OS?

The main options for you will be Scribus or TeX. Depending on the type of manual TeX would probably be a better option. Scribus is a free opensource WYSIWYG desktop publishing application. TeX will ...
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What is the best tool to create training manuals or journals in mac OS?

For something like this you would probably be looking at a program close to Adobe InDesign. InDesign isn't free and is one of the more expensive products Adobe offers, but would be the ideal tool for ...
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Use two fingers as ruler while drawing with Wacom tablet with touch feature

iOS features are iOS features and not part of Photoshop. I don't know of any similar feature in any Adobe app. (Maybe it exists, I'm just an unaware.) You can paint straight lines easily in Photoshop ...
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Use two fingers as ruler while drawing with Wacom tablet with touch feature

You can use Photoshop to draw a line easily. Create a new layer, select the Brush tool (or Pencil), left click on the first point of the line, hold Shift and left click again anywhere you want to ...
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Shape in Illustrator so it can be editable in PowerPoint

You can copy/paste from Illustrator into MS Word, then copy/paste from MS Word into PowerPoint. Then you can right-click and "edit picture" to break it apart, recolor, etc. It will be fully scalable. ...
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Shape in Illustrator so it can be editable in PowerPoint

Try to export your Illustrator file as EMF or WMF (File > Export). They should be compatible with Windows Office software.
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Illustrator CC shortcut: Select next layer in layer palette

At this stage there is no shortcut to accomplish this.
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Open source software capable of open Sketch files

Gravit Designer is not open source, however it is free, and it opens & edits sketch files
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Color mismatching on sketch exports

This problem has fixed (and answered) in the Sketch official doc: https://www.sketchapp.com/learn/documentation/other/color-management/ When export, make sure to check on ‘Save for Web’ as it will ...
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How to determine the "native" size of a bitmapped font?

You could try out Fondu, a command-line tool for converting bitmap .dfont files into the BDF format. If the conversion is successful, these files can be opened with a text editor and they contain ...
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