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26 Messages

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534 Points

Wed, Nov 30, 2011 2:36 AM

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Camera Raw: Better preset management/organization/folders

Can the acr presets in camera raw be made to cascade like they do in the Lightroom develop module so I can group acr presets together in folders instead of having one massive long list?

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15 Messages

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262 Points

4 years ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Camera RAW groups / folder presets.

What if in Camera RAW presets you could make own groups? For someone who uses camera raw so often and have there a lot of presets it is almost impossible to navigate fast :)

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790 Points

4 years ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Presets in Camera Raw are one, too long, list.

A number of photographers give away presets for ACR, or sell them, or provide them to support a book. It would be super nice of the preset list in ACR supported folders as an organizational tool. The UI could be similar to the folder structure in Bridge, or a collapsible tree. I currently rename them so they sort in a logical order (Usually by author name).

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164 Points

4 years ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Camera Raw: Ability organize presets.

It would be lovely if I could organize my ACR presets like it is possible in LR with groups & undergroups...it is a mess working with Camera Raw when you cannot organize the presets somehow...the workflow is gone when it takes more time to find the right preset under 1000...

156 Messages

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4.3K Points

4 years ago

Presets list alphabetically in the Presets List and you can take advantage of this by renaming your Presets.
Starting a name with an underscore puts it at the to of the list of Presets.

26 Messages

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534 Points

4 years ago

already do that, that is not a solution

156 Messages

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4.3K Points

4 years ago

It works for me!
But then I am not a heavy user of Presets anyway.
:)

26 Messages

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534 Points

4 years ago

yeah when i posted this 5 years ago i used them a bit more, these days i hardly use them except for when i have an event shot with very different light conditions that i can select previous ones to get me close. adobe doesn't appear to give a you know what about bridge and acr so wasted my keystrokes suggesting idea for it. :)

1 Message

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82 Points

4 years ago

Why is this still not implemented? LR has it and I bet it had it for years...

6 Messages

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164 Points

4 years ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Organizing tool for presets in ACR.

I ́m posting that again, cause obviously no one cares about that topic for many years...it would be lovely if I could organize my ACR presets like it is possible in LR with groups & undergroups...it is a mess working with Camera Raw when you cannot organize the presets somehow...the workflow is gone when it takes more time to find the right preset under 1000...

156 Messages

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4.3K Points

4 years ago

I use very few Presets and find that I can trash many of my earlier ones so although better organisation into sub-folders might be desirable, it is not that important to me. Presets are listed alphabetically and starting the name of a Preset with an Underscore will push it to the top of your list.

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164 Points

Hi Ann, yeah thanks for the input...but I have a little more presets to organize, so to rename these would take me weeks and than there is still no overview, no quick workflow possible. I prefer subfolders for organizing and it can ́t be that difficult for Adobe to implement them!!! Thanks anyway ;)

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738 Points

I also vote for subfolders.

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310 Points

a year ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Swatches (Brushes, Shapes, Styles) Manager.

Dear Mr. Tranberry, as you are the Sr. Product Manager I URGE you to get this issue (see title) sorted people asking for since at least 5-8 Years. Sure, I will not spend money for extra 3rd Party Tools (https://www.swatchoos.com/) for functions that should be default and vital part of Photoshop. Otherwise step back from your position if you are not able to get Photoshop into 21st century. Do you hear me?

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15K Messages

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287.1K Points

Wrong merge

Please reference the new conversation here: Better Preset Organization

Sr. Product Manager, Adobe Digital Imaging