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10.33.  Disable Layer Mask

Revision History
Revision $Revision: 1.3 $ 2006-08-16 scb

As soon as you create a layer mask, it acts on the image. The Disable Layer Mask command allows you to suspend this action. When you click on the menu entry, a check is displayed next to it and the border of the layer mask's thumbnail in the Layers Dialog turns red.

10.33.1.  Activating the Command

  • You can access this command from the image menubar through Layer->Mask->Disable Layer Mask,

  • or by holding down the Alt key (Ctrl-Alt on some systems) and single-clicking on the layer mask's thumbnail in the Layers Dialog.

  • You can undo this action by unchecking the menu entry in the LayerMask menu or by Alt-clicking (or Ctrl-Alt-clicking) again on the layer mask's thumbnail.

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