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Configurator 2.0: Customize Your Photoshop CS5 Experience
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Configurator 2.0: Customize Your Photoshop CS5 Experience
lessons: 8 Course Lessons
duration: 49min
published: 2010
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Configurator 2.0: Customize Your Photoshop CS5 Experience
with RC Concepcion
Photoshop CS5 can be a very large program to get your head around. What if I told you that you can close all of the tools and panels and create your own Panels to customize Photoshop just as you like it? This class will teach you to do just that. Additionally, it will also teach you how to leverage the panels to pull in content from the internet. BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: Installing Configurator (free course preview)

RC goes over the basics on how to install the Configurator program from the Adobe Labs website.

2min, 46sec
lesson 2: Make a Basic Panel

Learn how to make a basic Configurator 2.0 panel that incorporates some of Photoshop CS5 tools into the panel.

7min, 22sec
lesson 3: Adding Commands to Your Panel

Sometimes you will want to include commands as text buttons instead of icons.  This lesson will teach you how to add commands to the panel as well as search for specific commands.

9min, 18sec
lesson 4: Adding Widgets 2: Graphics into Panels

Learn a couple of tricks on how to add graphics as background elements into your Configurator 2.0 panels.

6min, 57sec
lesson 5: Adding Accordions to a Panel

Learn how to separate your customized  tools and content  using Accordions in Configurator 2.0

4min, 55sec
lesson 6: Mixing Accordions and Tabs

Take your configuration one step further by mixing tabbed panels and accordions in Configurator 2.0

6min, 33sec
lesson 7: Adding an HTML Page to a Panel

Learn how to leverage internet content by adding HTML pages inside of your Configurator 2.0 panels.

6min, 26sec
lesson 8: Installing ScriptListener

You can extend the functionality of your panels immensely by using scripting.  This lesson will teach you how to install the Photoshop CS5 Script Listener so that you can start reusing some built in code for your panels.

5min, 31sec
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RC is an award winning photographer and author of the best selling books Get Your Photography On the Web and The HDR Book. An Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Lightroom, RC has over 20 years in the I.T. and e-commerce industries and spends his days developing content for all applications in the Adobe Creative Suite.
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