Photoshop: Rename multiple layers in one go

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Renaming each individual layer is rather slow, what if we can rename all selected layers at once?
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Steve Crawford

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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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You can do this in Photoshop CS6.

Double-Click a layer name to rename it, then hit tab to put focus on the next layer to rename it....and so on.

Note: Shift + tab moves up the layer stack, tab moves down the layer stack.