Photoshop: Renaming groups & layers in Photoshop similar to After Effects

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Not sure if this feature already exists, but I love the way the naming of layers/groups works in After Effects or on a mac - hitting the return key to highlight the name, in addition to the traditional double clicking method (the double clicking method has always been a pain to me...)
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Chris Cox

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No, return or enter doesn't work in Photoshop - because most of the time a tool option will be targeted for text entry, not the layer.
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Dang, miss-clicked a »like« ...

You could always assign a custom Shortcut (Edit > Keyboard Shortcuts > ) to Layer > Rename Layer.