Scripts

Toggle Layer

Overview:

  • This script toggles visibility of layers with specific prefix
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Usage:

Advanced:

  • Layers with color labes will be ignored: that’s useful when you have several different versions of a layer you want to toggle;
  • To change the prefix, add more prefixes or remove some, edit the toggle_layer_visibility.jsx found in Scripts fodler of your Photoshop;
  • It’s possible to have several copies of the script with different prefixes, just make a copy of the toggle_layer_visibility.jsx and edit <name> and prefixes fields of a copy;

Toggle Active Layers

Overview:

  • This script toggles visibility of selected layers.
    • This is useful to switch between two versions of a layer/groups of layers;
    • To check how layers or selected adjustment layers are affecting the lower layers;
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Usage:


Toggle Channel

Overview:

  • This script toggles visibility of channels with specific prefix.
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Usage:

Advanced:

  • Having a channel is useful if working with several windows of one document:
    • Channels may be visible only in one window;
    • Eyedropper doesn’t pick occasional colors from visible channels;
  • To change the prefix, add more prefixes or remove some, edit the toggle_channel_visibility.jsx file found in Scripts fodler of your Photoshop;
  • It’s possible to have several copies of the script with different prefixes, just make a copy of the toggle_channel_visibility.jsx``and edit ``<name> and prefixes fields of a copy;