Customizing keyboard shortcuts


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Customizing keyboard shortcuts

As you get more familiar with Photoshop, you're going to want to use keyboard shortcuts to make your work faster and more efficient. In Photoshop, you can customize your own keyboard shortcuts. Let's say for example that you often duplicate images. If you go to the Image menu at the top of the screen, you'll see that some of the commands have keyboard shortcuts listed next to them. But the Duplicate command does not have a keyboard shortcut. So you can make your own. To do that, go to the Edit menu at the top of the screen and all the way down to Keyboard Shortcuts.

In the Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box, all of the shortcuts for all of the commands are listed. I'm going to start by going to the Set field and clicking this icon to the right of that field to create a new set of keyboard shortcuts so I don't mess up my original Photoshop defaults. I'll click Save and then I'm going to go down to the Image menu here, make sure that it's arrow is pointed down, and...

Customizing keyboard shortcuts
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Customizing keyboard shortcuts provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop CS4 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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