Making Photoshop your default image editor


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Making Photoshop your default image editor

Okay gang, the first thing that we have to do is to establish Photoshop as the default application for opening JPEG files, TIFF files and PSD files, because those are the kinds of files that I'll be providing to you over the course of this series, and these are the kinds of files you'll run into on a regular basis. Now, this turns out to be our biggest Tech Support question where Photoshop is concerned at lynda.com, is how do I open my files in the first place, because what people want to do is they want to find the files that I've given you and just double click at a file at the desktop level and that means it going to open with whatever is the default application for that file type, not something I can control on my side.

It's something you have to change on your side and you can see here, I've just opened a JPEG file and it opens up inside Windows Photo Viewer. That's not going to do me any good where learning Photoshop is concerned. So I need to close out of ...

Making Photoshop your default image editor
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Making Photoshop your default image editor provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
Software:
Photoshop
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