Photoshop: Ability to click on the canvas to select layers

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  • Updated 4 years ago
  • Implemented
Dear Adobe Gripe #12365

"Can I just click on the damn image on want to edit instead of hunting
through a million unnamed layers in co-worker's files until I find the
right one?"
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Official Response
Yes, you can already do this. Select the Move Tool and enable "Auto-Select":