Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 Toolbox Shortcuts

By Barbara Obermeier, Ted Padova

Part of Photoshop Elements 8 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

In Photoshop Elements, you use the Toolbox, or Tools panel, to apply effects and techniques, such as masks, selections, brushstrokes, and more. The following figure shows you at a glance what keyboard shortcuts enable you to access tools in the Photoshop Elements 8 toolbox.

The last tool used requires pressing the Shift key and then the keystroke. For example, if the Elliptical Marquee was the last tool used, press Shift+M to return to the Marquee tool.