Using tools


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Using tools

Elements packs lots of tools into its toolbar. I think the best way to learn about tools is to use them in context, as you would do throughout this course. So I am not going to go through the tools in the toolbar with you here, but I do want to tell you some things that will help you to use tools more efficiently. First, notice that the toolbar is a single column on my screen. That's what you will see if you reset the panels to their defaults by clicking the Reset Panels button up here on the right. But, if you have a smaller screen that can't display this long single column of tools, you may want to make your toolbar into a double column, and you can do that by clicking the double-pointed arrow at the top left of the toolbar, like this.

I am going to put mine back to single column for now by clicking that double-pointed arrow again. Another thing about tools is that not all the tools are visible at any one time in the toolbar, because there are just so many tools. So when you see...

Using tools
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Using tools provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
Software:
Photoshop Elements
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