12 Common Tools in Adobe Creative Cloud
Adobe Creative Cloud is full of tools, most identified with little icons that hint at their functions. For example, use the tool that looks like a brush if you want to create brush marks. (Smart, huh?) Peruse this table that shows the most common Adobe CC tools and what each one does.
|Tool||What You Can Do with It|
|Selection||Select elements in the document.|
|Marquee||Select elements in a document using a rectangular or oval
|Lasso||Make freehand selections in a document.|
|Magic Wand||Select similar adjoining colors in a document.|
|Pencil||Make freehand solid marks (with a hard edge) in the
|Pen||Create vector paths in a document.|
|Brush||Create painterly brush marks in the document; brushes vary in
size, shape, and pattern.
|Text||Add text to the document.|
|Shape||Create various shapes in the document.|
|Scale||Increase or decrease the scale (size) of an element in
|Hand||Move the contents of the document for viewing purposes.|
|Zoom||Change the magnification of the document.|