Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Type tool presets, part of Photoshop CS6: Text.
In most cases, you'll probably find that when you add text to an image or document …in Photoshop, that you want to customize that text to your particular project. …But you might also find that you have some favorites, some text styles that …you're going to use on a very regular basis. …And one of the ways that you can make sure that you're using that text style …consistently is to create a preset for one of the Type tools. …In this case, I've created some text, and let's assume that I want to create more …text that looks exactly like this. I could create a preset for the Type tool …in order to make that possible. I'll go ahead and choose the Type tool …from the toolbox. And then, with all of the settings on the …Options bar exactly the way I want them, I'll go to the far left of the Options …bar and click the Preset popup for the Type tool.…
And then on that popup, I'll go ahead and click the blank sheet of paper icon to …create a new preset. When I click that button, the New tool …preset dialog comes up. So, then I can specify a name for this type. …
- Type tool basics
- Editing, moving, and aligning text
- Basic text attributes
- Character and Paragraph panels overview
- Kerning and tracking
- Vertical and horizontal scaling
- Transforming text
- Adding layer effects
- Putting an image inside text
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Getting Started with Text
2. Basic Text Appearance
3. Advanced Text Appearance
4. Aligning Text
5. Advanced Text Options
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