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Shortcut keys of Essential Photoshop CC 2017 for designers

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In this tutorial, we’ll take a look at some of the most time-saving Essential  Photoshop shortcuts and tips to speed up our future workflow. A design is the first thing people remark about a website or anything you perform. Sometimes having a great sense of design embedded in mind is not enough. Understand the tools and manipulating the easiest way are the two key methods to boost your performance.

Here we present the most essential Photoshop shortcuts for you will save your valuable time.

Layer Command Shortcuts:

Mac Windows
Layer Shift+Cmd+N Shift+Ctrl+N
Layer via Copy Cmd+J Ctrl+J
Layer via Cut Shift+Cmd+J Shift+Ctrl+J
Create/Release Clipping Mask Opt+Cmd+G Alt+Ctrl+G
Group Layer Cmd+G Ctrl+G
Ungroup Layers Shift+Cmd+G Shift+Ctrl+G
Bring to Front Shift+Cmd+] Shift+Ctrl+]
Bring Forward Cmd+] Ctrl+]
Send Backward Cmd+[ Ctrl+[
Send to Back Shift+Cmd+[ Shift+Ctrl+[
Merge Layers Cmd+E Ctrl+E
Merge Visible Shift+Cmd+E Shift+Ctrl+E

Image Command Shortcuts:

Mac Windows
Levels Cmd+L Ctrl+L
Curves Cmd+M Ctrl+M
Hue/Saturation Cmd+U Ctrl+U
Color Balance Cmd+B Ctrl+B
Black & White Opt+Shift+Cmd+B Alt+Shift+Ctrl+B
Invert Cmd+I Ctrl+I
Desaturate Shift+Cmd+U Shift+Ctrl+U
Auto tone Shift+Cmd+L Shift+Ctrl+L
Auto Contrast Opt+Shift+Cmd+L Alt+Shift+Ctrl+L
Auto Color Shift+Cmd+B Shift+Ctrl+B
Image Size Opt+Cmd+I Alt+Ctrl+I
Canvas Size Opt+Cmd+C Alt+Ctrl+C
Record Measurement Shift+Cmd+M Shift+Ctrl+M

View Commands Shortcuts:

Mac Windows
Proof Colors Cmd+Y Ctrl+Y
Gamut Warning Shift+Cmd+Y Shift+Ctrl+Y
Zoom In Cmd++Cmd+= Ctrl++Ctrl+=
Zoom Out Cmd+- Ctrl+-
Fit on Screen Cmd+0 Ctrl+0
100% Cmd+1 or Opt+Cmd+0 Ctrl+1 or Alt+Ctrl+0
Extras Cmd+H Ctrl+H
Rulers Cmd+R Ctrl+r
Snap Shift+Cmd+: Shift+Ctrl+:
Look Guides Opt+Cmd+; Alt+Ctrl+;
Target Path Shift+Cmd+H Shift+Ctrl+H
Grid Cmd+’ Ctrl+’
Guides Cmd+; Ctrl+;

Select Command Shortcuts:

Mac Windows
Select All Cmd+A Ctrl+A
Deselect Cmd+D Ctrl+D
Reselect Shift+Cmd+D Shift+Ctrl+D
Inverse Shift+Cmd+I or Shift+F7 Shift+Ctrl+I or Shift+F7
All Layers Opt+Cmd+A Alt+Ctrl+A
Find Layers Opt+Shift+Cmd+F Alt+shift+Ctrl+F
Refine Edge Opt+Cmd+R Alt+Ctrl+R
Feather Shift+F6 Shift+F6

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