Do you have actions that you frequently use? Do you want to easily access them? You can assign function keys to them to speed up your workflow. How do you assign actions to function keys? In this video, Richard Harrington walks through creating keyboard shortcuts for actions that are most used in Adobe Photoshop.
- If you have actions that you frequently want to use,…you can easily assign those to function keys…so they're quickly accessible.…Here's how.…The function keys are located across the top…of your computer keyboard.…You might have to hold down a modifier key, like Fn,…in order to access these keys.…Most PCs and Macs have these function keys…assigned to things by default,…like adjusting the volume,…or changing the brightness of the screen.…But you will notice F1,…and likely through F12 or F10 on a keyboard.…
You might even have more keys on an extended keyboard.…What these function keys can do is hold keyboard shortcuts.…So, for example, let's go back…to some of these actions we have loaded.…If you don't have a set loaded, it doesn't matter,…just pick some actions…that are currently loaded in your system.…For example, I can come here for the Make RGB action…and double-click.…You see here, I can assign this to a function key.…
Now, F1 is likely going to be grayed out because…by default, F1 is usually a system shortcut…
- Saving images in different file formats
- Creating actions
- Recording actions
- Batch processing
- Creating droplets
- Working with variables
- Scripting in Photoshop
Skill Level Intermediate
Bridge CC 2015 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost1h 13m Beginner
1. Understanding Actions
2. Automating Commands
3. Using Scripts
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