Select and Move Objects

Any marquee tool (except single column and single row), press space+drag

Reposition marquee while selecting

Any selection tool+shift+drag

Add to a selection

Any selection tool+alt+drag

Subtract from a selection

Any selection tool (except Quick Selection tool)+shift-alt+drag

Intersect a selection


Constrain marquee to square or circle (if no other selections are active)


Draw marquee from center (if no other selections are active)


Constrain shape and draw marquee from center


Switch to Move tool (except when Hand, Slice, Path, Shape, or any Pen tool is selected)


Switch from Magnetic Lasso tool to Lasso tool


Switch from Magnetic Lasso tool to polygonal Lasso tool

enter/esc or ctrl+. (period)

Apply/cancel an operation of the Magnetic Lasso

Move tool+alt+drag selection

Move copy of selection

Any selection+arrow keys

Move selection area 1 pixel

Move tool+arrow keys

Move selection 1 pixel

ctrl+arrow keys

Move layer 1 pixel when nothing selected on layer

Magnetic Lasso tool+[ / ]

Increase/decrease detection width

Crop tool+enter or esc

Accept cropping or exit cropping

/ (forward slash)

Toggle crop shield off and on

Ruler tool+alt+drag end point

Make protractor

shift+drag guide

Snap guide to ruler ticks (except when View Snap is unchecked)

alt+drag guide

Convert between horizontal and vertical guide

  Modified On Nov-29-2017 10:01:27 PM

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