Photoshop CC 2018: Spot Healing brush very slow response

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When I use spot healing and I drag to select an area to heal, I don't get a smooth selection, but a series of dots. More so,  only the areas which are'dotted' are healed, then I have to go back and heal the gaps.  it's taking me so much time when I have a big job on - which I have at the moment. Help!
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Annette Crook

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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Try resetting the tool: Reset Tool Settings
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eartho

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Try ctrl-clicking with the heal tool on your canvas and make sure the spacing is set to less than 10.
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Annette Crook

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This has sorted it.  Thank you!