Photoshop: Add an option to flatten image in save as dialog box

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When I'm busy tweaking clients' TIFF images prior to printing I sometimes forget to flatten the layers before saving. Although the reminder that pops up about layers creating larger files is good, could we possibly have a button available in that window that allows the image to be flattened at that point....from that window? It would be a lot simpler than cancelling out a couple windows, flattening the image and then saving again. (My workflow, FWIW: Process/Tweak RAW images in ACR, Open in Photoshop and uprez to size, sharpen and save as 16-bit TIFFs, sometimes additionally tweaking levels or curves.)
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Don Tomick

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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Sure. Just uncheck "Layers":