🔎 Quick Tips: How to find and use Legacy Shapes in the current version of Photoshop

Adobe Employee ,
Apr 18, 2021 Apr 18, 2021

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Arrows, talk bubbles, stars...  Heres's how to find them.

 

Did you know that you can add Legacy Shapes to the list in the Shapes Panel? If you are familiar with Legacy Shapes such as arrows, frames, stars, symbols, and many others from older versions of Photoshop, you may be wondering where they went. If you would like to use them in the current version of Photoshop, simply follow the steps below.

 

 

From the main window, select Window > Shapes to open the shapes panel.

 

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Click on the menu icon (Screen Shot 2021-04-17 at 11.39.54 PM.png) in the top-right of the Shapes panel and select Legacy Shapes and More.

 

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Now you have access to the folders "2019 Shapes", and "All Legacy Default Shapes".

 

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Apr 19, 2021 Apr 19, 2021

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Just like that at first looks complicated and then the most comfortable there is

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Jun 21, 2021 Jun 21, 2021

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How do i get to this Site? My web browser(Chrome) says it is unsecure and will not let me open web page?

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But why all the folders? What was wrong with it before these extra steps of hunting through folders every time?

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