P: Disable 'Browse in Bridge' unless the user has it installed

2 Votes
Community Beginner ,
May 02, 2022 May 02, 2022

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

Illustrator, in my opinion, handles this properly. It greys they menu item out. It's frustrating to accidently click 'Open in Bridge', which then automatically opens up CC and installs the app.

Idea No status
TOPICS
macOS , Windows

Views

53

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community guidelines
Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting. Learn more
community guidelines
4 Comments
Adobe Community Professional ,
May 02, 2022 May 02, 2022

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

Indeed, all Adobe app's should behave the same. I don't use Illustrator but what you describes sounds logical and PS should do the same. I've upvoted. 


Author “Color Management for Photographers" & "Photoshop CC Color Management/pluralsight"

Votes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Adobe Community Professional ,
May 02, 2022 May 02, 2022

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

I agree and have upvoted.

 

What you can do is disable the menu item and remove the keyboard shortcut, which is still active even if the menu item is hidden:

 

kb.png

 

Votes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Adobe Community Professional ,
May 02, 2022 May 02, 2022

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

Apparently this option isn't even available for the Mac M1 chip versions of Photoshop. If one wanted this option a custom script is required:

 

 
The menu item should just be named "Open Bridge"... As it does not actually automatically "browse" to a previously saved, open/active document (which the script above does do).

Votes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community Beginner ,
May 03, 2022 May 03, 2022

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

LATEST

This is a great solution.

Votes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report