Solved

Tool Presets (Mac): turn OFF Sort-by-Tool

Posted on 2006-06-12
6
185 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
I keep de-selecting Sort-By-Tool in the Tool Presets window, but everytime I restart Photoshop, the tools have been moved around to Adobe's "sort by tool" arrangement, and the sort-by-tool option has become Enabled Again by the Adobe gremlins!

HELP!

( new Photoshop CS2 for Mac -- one of the reasons I upgraded was because this was a problem with v7 AS WELL ! )
0
Comment
Question by:Donelson
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:thinkwelldesigns
ID: 16899087
Sounds like the gremlins could be in your Prefs file. Try deleting the Prefs file by holding down Ctrl+Shift+Alt and load Photoshop.

Click OK to delete prefs. Then reset the preferences to your choice and see if it works now.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Donelson
ID: 16900246
Yes, I've tried deleting all Prefs. Didn't help.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Donelson
ID: 16900546
I tried a "blank" copy of Photoshop CS2 for Mac OSX, without any set prefs or tool presets, etc, and it DOES NOT KEEP the "Sort by Tool" setting if you quit and restart the app.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Donelson
ID: 16900749
Adobe have confirmed this as a bug,

Question Closed
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
DarthMod earned 0 total points
ID: 17586445
PAQed with points refunded (500)

DarthMod
Community Support Moderator
0

Featured Post

[Webinar] Code, Load, and Grow

Managing multiple websites, servers, applications, and security on a daily basis? Join us for a webinar on May 25th to learn how to simplify administration and management of virtual hosts for IT admins, create a secure environment, and deploy code more effectively and frequently.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

HOW TO CREATE A WEB 2.0 IMAGE WITH A REFLECTION I would like to start by saying I know Web 2.0 isn't a style. It is actually the practice of information sharing or  collaboration on the Web. It is also associated with the technology that is used …
Introduction When sharing photos, especially via e-mail, the large resolution images that most cameras take today make for extremely large file sizes. The time required to upload these files to forums, send in e-mails, post to blogs or even placi…
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to correct colors in Photoshop using the Hue and Saturation adjustment Open a photo for editing in Photoshop: Begin by creating a new adjustment layer by going to Layer > New Adjustment Layer > Hue and Saturat…
Illustrator's Shape Builder tool will let you combine shapes visually and interactively. This video shows the Mac version, but the tool works the same way in Windows. To follow along with this video, you can draw your own shapes or download the file…

752 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question