Photoshop : what is the job of the ruler tool?

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what is the job of the ruler tool in PS ?
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Measuring the distance and angle between two points for example.
Can be used to define a »horizon« and have the image rotated to make that horizontal (via the »Straighten«-button in the Options Bar).

You may want to consult the Help (also downloadable as a pdf here
http://help.adobe.com/en_US/photoshop...
) if tools or functions of Photoshop seem mysterious you.