Photoshop: Can't select mask

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Working with layer masks, when trying to go back and add to them I am unable to select the mask. The work around is to go into channels with the layer selected and turning on the layer mask there.
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Christian Olsen

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eartho, Champion

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a screenshot or two would help us figure out the issue...
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Here is the layer palette. You can see the selected layer is highlighted. Except that is not what I wanted to highlight. I want the layer mask. No amount of clicking, exiting, or restarting seems to fix it. I have to go to the channels palette and select it that way (which works but is at best clumsy)
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you're probably in quick mask mode... the Q key.
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That was it, simple, ugh... thank you.