Straighten Tool poor replacement for Perspective Tool

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Photoshop CC is missing the crop feature "Perspective" as featured in SC4. The Photoshop "Straighten" is built upon a false assumption. The false assumption is "all images can be straightened". This is not true. In copy work a rectangle is often reproducted as a trapezoid. With the original "Perspective" feature, in one step the trapezoid could be made into a perfect rectangle. However, with the new Photoshop CC Straighten Tool, it takes 4 to 8, or more, separate steps to square a trapezoid. Please dump the straighten tool and replace with the "Perspective Tool".
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Perspective Crop is a separate tool in CC.

Also, download the 14.2 update so you can use the new Perspective Warp (which provides even greater flexibility in correcting or simulating perspective).
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Can't wait to try the Perspective Warp, thank you. The workflow might change to first adjusting the Perspective Warp, then follow with the crop tool.

Two steps is better than not being able to correct the perspective challenges associated with copy work where the subject matter (flat art work) doesn't always reproduce with perfect 90 degree corners.

The original perspective tool from CS4 was genius, one click perspective control for copy work. Of coarse, I'll work with the new Perspective Warp and I'm sure it will be a wonderful addition to Photoshop CC, but how to you improve upon perfection?
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I found the Perspective Tool and it's great, just what I needed. Thanks