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How to Rename a Layer in Photoshop CS5

Being able to accurately identify your layers in Photoshop can help to alleviate a lot of aggravation in the program, especially if your files contain a lot of layers. Perhaps the most helpful way to identify a layer is to rename it. When you create a layer in Photoshop, that layer is going to have … Read more

how to duplicate a layer in photoshop

How to Duplicate a Layer in Photoshop CS5

Adobe Photoshop includes a feature called layers that you can use to create and separate different elements of an image. If you’re trying to create an interesting effect, however, you may find that you need to make a copy of something that is already in your image, which can leave you wondering how to duplicate … Read more

How to Hide a Menu Item in Photoshop CC

As you become more and more familiar with Photoshop, you start to move through the menus very quickly. While many of the fastest combinations of activities will involve keyboard shortcuts, there may still be a lot of things that you do to your images that are more comfortable through the menus. But you might find … Read more

How to Find Your System Information in Photoshop CC

Photoshop is a very useful image editing application that provides you with a lot of tools for creating and editing images. But it also needs a lot of resources to run well, and you may find yourself in a situation where you are troubleshooting a performance issue. If this is happening to you, then someone … Read more