The copy” appended to it.
command adds a new
layer to the image which is a nearly identical copy of the active layer.
The name of the new layer is the same as the name of the original layer,
but with “
If you duplicate a background layer which does not have an alpha
channel, the new layer is provided with one. In addition, if there are
any “parasites” attached to the active layer, they are
not duplicated. (If your understanding of the word
“parasites” is limited to small, unpleasant creatures,
please ignore the last sentence.)
7.4.1. Activate the Command