Renaming and grouping layers


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Renaming and grouping layers

If you're going to be utilizing a lot of layers inside of Photoshop, it's a great idea to start practicing grouping and renaming those layers to keep your file organized, so if you handed this off to a developer or if you simply open it up six months later, anybody could open it up and understand exactly what's going on. So I've got this file opened here called explorer layers.psd. And as you can see, inside of the Layers panel, it's a mess. I need to get this thing organized so that I can hand this off to my application developer to further it along. So let me bring out the Layers panel so we can actually see what's going on, and let's take a look at how we can remedy this unorganized thing.

So the first thing I need to do is determine exactly which layers need to be renamed and which ones need to be grouped together. So I'm just going to go through, starting at the bottom, and find out what everything is and what I need to do with it. In orde...

Renaming and grouping layers
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Renaming and grouping layers provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Web Design (2012)

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