Resetting all tools


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Resetting all tools

Every once in a while, you may grab a tool in Photoshop and start working with it, and it isn't really acting the way you expected. Perhaps, it's got a setting there that you've forgotten about or maybe you're sharing the machine with someone and they've customized that particular tool and you're just like ah! I just want to get it back to the default. So here's a case in point. I've got my Brush tool and it's got this wacky Leaf Brush on it and I start painting. It's not doing anything, like I would have expected. So, I'm going to undo that. What we want to do is reset our tool and the easiest way to do this is to go up to the tool icon in the Options bar, up here in the far left corner of your screen here.

If you right-click or Ctrl-click, if you don't have a two-button mouse, on the actual tool icon, you get two options. Reset the current tool or hey, let's reset all the tools back to their default settings. Click OK and that'...

Resetting all tools
Video duration: 1m 10s 6h 21m Intermediate

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Resetting all tools provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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