Quickly Reset Dialogue Boxes in Photoshop

As Photoshop continues to grow in complexity so too do the various dialogue boxes used to control the many functions at our disposal. It’s easy to get tied up in knots when trying to refine settings and sometimes we just need to start over – if this has you canceling out of a dialogue box and starting all over again then listen up! There’s an easier way…!

Try holding down Option (Mac) or Alt (PC) and you’ll see the ‘Cancel’ button now says ‘Reset’.

reset dialogue boxes in photoshop

Whilst it doesn’t work with each and every function it is a pretty standard feature – if you see a ‘Cancel’ button try holding down the modifier key and you’ll probably see it switch to ‘Reset’.

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