Saving and file formats


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Saving and file formats

Saving your files is one of those basic things that you have to do all the time. There are few things to know about saving your files that will help you to preserve your hard work in Photoshop. I am going to make a change to this image. I am going to grab the Burn tool here, and just make a little mark, anything will do, because what I want to show you is that when you do make an edit to an image, and then you look at its tab you will see a little asterisk. The asterisk means it's time to save, that there is an unsaved edit associated with the file.

So at this point, I would go to the File menu and I would go down and choose Save or Save As. Now be careful about choosing Save. Because when you save, you immediately overwrite the file with the same name. If you're not sure you want to do that then choose Save As. And that opens the Save As dialog box. To avoid overwriting a file, you can change any of the parameters here. You could change the name, you could change the location whe...

Saving and file formats
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Saving and file formats 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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