How can I get photoshop to bring up multiple files at once?

Discussion in 'Photoshop' started by JimO, Sep 14, 2007.

  1. JimO

    JimO Guest

    I can't get PS CS2 to open multiple files at once from either Photo Mechanic
    or windows explorer. Even though I open several, only one shows up when
    Photoshop opens. It will open up multiple files within the program.
     
    JimO, Sep 14, 2007
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  2. You should be able to highlight and drag multiple files onto the desktop
    Icon (IF PS ian't already running). You can also drg them onto the PS
    workspace,

    IF you drag them onto the PS 'bar' (base of winblows) then only the first
    file will open.
     
    Sir F. A. Rien, Sep 14, 2007
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    Jerry Guest

    I went through this also, and now I forgot which tool to click but it is on
    the bottom of the tool bar. When clicked, it will show all the images that
    are open at one time in PS. Sorry I can't specific as I am not near the pc
    that has PS on it.
     
    Jerry, Sep 15, 2007
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    tony cooper Guest

    If I wanted to view all open files on one screen, I'd click
    Windows>Documents>Tile
     
    tony cooper, Sep 15, 2007
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    Fat Sam Guest

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    Fat Sam, Sep 15, 2007
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  6. .... and this SPAM helps the OP with his query ... HOW???
     
    Sir F. A. Rien, Sep 15, 2007
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    Rob Guest

    May have been the incorrect thread to which they replied.

    "How best to search for the best photo restoration shops ?"
     
    Rob, Sep 15, 2007
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    tony cooper Guest

    Fat Sam missed by *this* much (he said in a Maxwell Smart voice). The
    reply should have been posted in the thread right above this (on my
    reader) entitled "How Best to Search for the Best
    Photorestoration...". Not spam in that thread at all.
     
    tony cooper, Sep 15, 2007
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    Fat Sam Guest

    You're right.
    I replied to the wrong message.
    My apologies to all who lost sleep as a result of my faux-pas.
     
    Fat Sam, Sep 15, 2007
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    Gary Guest

    If you Command (Mac) or Shift (Win) click a number of files, and then drag
    them onto the PS icon -- they'll all open, trust us. Whether you're seeing
    them all at once is another issue -- the guy who said to tile them is right.

    Look at the Window menu; at the bottom, under the names of all the panels,
    you'll see the names of the files that are open. It can be dozens and you
    wouldn't see them if any of the full screen view options are being used.
    This represents 3 out of 4 possible views, so it's not surprising you don't
    see them.

    Gary in tampa

    And thanks for asking questions up here; that's what we're here for...
     
    Gary, Sep 15, 2007
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