Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Spell-checking your type, part of Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentials.
Well, the subject of spellchecking may not be the most exciting topic in the…world, but there is something that's worthy of mention.…And here we have text, which depending on which side of the Atlantic or which…side of the US Canadian border you fall may be spelled correctly or…incorrectly, and this is what determines what your text is spell checked…against, the chosen language dictionary.…So, if I have this as English UK then when I go to Edit and Check Spelling, no problems.…
But if I change that to English USA, and then to check my spelling, of course,…it realizes that something is amiss, and we can change it like so.…So, just be aware of what language dictionary is applied to your text and the…language dictionary is an option on the Character panel.…
- The pros and cons of setting type in Photoshop
- Setting type preferences
- Choosing fonts
- Sizing type
- Entering glyphs and special characters
- Tracking and kerning type
- Using Baseline Shift
- Working with OpenType fonts
- Justifying and aligning paragraphs
- Masking type with clipping masks
- Warping type
- Converting type to shape layers
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Shape Layerswith Nigel French2h 52m Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentialswith Nigel French2h 37m Intermediate
Learning Photoshop for Design (2011)with Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Introducing Type in Photoshop
Setting type preferences3m 37s
2. Entering and Editing Text
3. Character Formatting
4. Paragraph Formatting
5. Masking Type
6. Path Type, Rotated Type, and Vertical Type
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