Naming, hiding, creating, and deleting layers


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Naming, hiding, creating, and deleting layers

All right. If we take a look at the Layers panel in this particular document, you see I've got a bunch of layers already created, and they have these file names that I'm not really happy with. Lily.jpg, Mixed.jpg and so forth. I want to change the name of the layer, and to do that you simply double-click on its name in the Layers panel. That turns that into an edit field, and I'm going to go ahead and just type over that selected text, or I can just use my arrow key on my keyboard to go to the end of the layer name. You can see the cursor is there now and I can just delete the .jpg part of that layer name. To finalize or lock in that layer name, just press Enter key on your keyboard, and that will be final.

You can go ahead and double-click on all of these layer names and just edit them very quickly. And again, double-click. Change it to an edit field. Then I'm going to go ahead and delete those characters and quickly re-change those names. There's the Dahlia layer. Same ...

Naming, hiding, creating, and deleting layers
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Naming, hiding, creating, and deleting layers provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS5 Essential Training

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Design Photography
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