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Quickie: (Designer) Shortcut to select Layer contents?


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I'm trying to do a quick dump of everything I've created in a layer (for drawing out ideas mainly) without having to stop drawing. Just a quick key to "wipe" what I'm working on. I looked in menus to see if there was anything I could use there to create a shortcut. Didn't seen an option.

 

Thanks in advance ❤️

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1 hour ago, Chul said:

Not sure if I understand exactly what you're asking.🤔 Do you want a keyboard shortcut to select all your layers & then delete them??? Ctrl+A & then delete

No, all contents within a selected Layer. Yes, I can go to it in Layers panel and try to select that way, but hoping for option where I don't have to leave the canvas.

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16 minutes ago, N.P.M. said:

But if one layer is selected all the contents of that layer is just what you select with ctrl+A

Assuming that Edit All Layers is not enabled in the Layers panel.

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31 minutes ago, N.P.M. said:

But if one layer is selected all the contents of that layer is just what you select with ctrl+A.
For the pentool or vectorbrush= ctrl+A>ctrl+delete
For pencil >delete
If multiple objects on multiple layers V>ctrl+A>(ctrl+)delete

 

14 minutes ago, walt.farrell said:

Assuming that Edit All Layers is not enabled in the Layers panel.

Exactly what I needed! Thank you! <3<3<3

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