Add paragraph (area) type Photoshop CS6


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Adding paragraph (area) type

In addition to being able to create point or headline type, Photoshop can create area type. For the sake of time, we're going to select this note. Double-click on it and that will reveal the Notes panel. If you can't see the Note icon, simply go into the Window menu, and then choose Notes. In order to expand this panel and make it larger, I'll click and drag down on the little handle at the bottom. We can see that all of the text is automatically selected. But if you accidentally click in here, just click and swipe over the text to select it again.

We're going to use the keyboard shortcut Command+C to copy this text, and then we'll hide the Notes panel. I also want to hide this top layer on my Layers panel. We don't need that text anymore, because we're going to create the area type. Now, I'll tap the T key in order to select the Type tool and then click and drag where I want the area text to be constrained. When I release my cursor, Photoshop has built the ...

Adding paragraph (area) type
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Adding paragraph (area) type provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CS6 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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