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Add menu items to Macro

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In Photoshop it is possible, when creating an action, to insert a menu item. This takes the production of macros or actions to a whole new level and allows you to create all kinds of things that are currently unavailable in Affinity. Do you think it would be possible to add this functionality?

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The Macros support keyboard shortcuts so if you assign a shortcut to the menu option you want it should work

(providing that function is actually supported within a macro)


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Thanks for this. It sounds like a work around for sure. Can you tell me how to add a shortcut to a macro? 

Thanks!

 

Phil


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First check if the menu item you want to execute already has a shortcut assigned to it.

If it does write it down

If not assign a new (unused) shortcut to it and write it down

When you record your macro, at the point where you want to execute the menu item, just type/use the shortcut keys you wrote down previously.

 

 

 


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