Scripts

Toggle Layer Visibility (by name)

Overview:

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

Advanced:

By default the script will ignore layers with color labels (I use this to have different perspective grids and sketch layers in a document), this option can be turned off in settings: use the Toggletator Settings script to change it and modify prefixes;


Toggle Layer Visibility (by color label)

Overview:

  • This script toggles visibility of layers with a specific color label
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Usage:

Advanced:

Use the Toggletator Settings script to change the color label to toggle;


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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Toggle Inactive Layers

Overview:

  • This script toggles visibility of layers that aren’t selected (that are currently visible).
    • This is useful to check specific layers without context;
    • To find hidden layers in the document;

Usage:


Toggle Channel Visibility

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 prefixes, modify the settings via the Toggletator Settings.

Toggle Zoom

Overview:

  • This script toggles between two zoom levels;
  • It only works in Photoshop versions from CC2015 though;
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Usage:

Advanced:

  • with a Smart Zoom option turned ON Toggle Zoom will toggle between two last used zoom extremes. For example, you were at 25% zoom, calling the function will zoom to 300%. Next time you call the function, you’ll unzoom back to 25%. If you unzoom to 16.67%, first call bring you back to 300%, second — to 16.67%.
  • with a Smart Zoom option set to OFF Toggle Zoom will toggle zoom between current zoom value and value from Toggle to zoom option (default is 25%). Yes, I used a word zoom 5 times in this sentence.

Toggle Flip

Overview:

  • This script flips canvas horizontally (by default) or vertically while maintaining visual center of the document;
  • It only works in Photoshop versions from CC2015 though;
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Usage:

Advanced:

  • Set Type of flip option to set flipping canvas horizontally or vertically;
  • if you’re using a HDPI display (4K, 5K, Retina display on Mac), change Display Scale Factor option to the value of your zoom factor. For Mac Retina it’s 200. For Windows get a percent value from Display Settigns;

Toggle Brush Blend Mode

Overview:

  • This script toggles Brush Tool between two defined blend modes;
  • Basic usecase would be Normal and Erase (defaul settings);
  • If current tool isn’t a Brush Tool, Brush Tool will be selected;
  • It only works in Photoshop versions from CC2014 though;
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Toggle Brush Color Dynamics

Overview:

  • This script toggles Color Dynamics with particular settings on and off;
  • If current tool isn’t a Brush Tool, Brush Tool will be selected;
  • It only works in Photoshop versions from CC2014 though;
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Toggle Brush Tilt

Overview:

  • This script toggles Angle Control in Shape Dynamics setting of a brush between two defined options;
  • The default setting toggles between current brush Angle and Pen Tilt;
  • If current tool isn’t a Brush Tool, Brush Tool will be selected;
  • It only works in Photoshop versions from CC2014 though;
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