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Bug report: Eye droper tool doesn't work with multiple files

Apr 10, 2012 11:02 PM

Tags: #error #bug #tool #eye #photoshop_cs6 #cs6_beta #photoshop_cs6_beta #cs6-beta #droper

I often work with multiple files at a time to create buttons and such. I have a reference file and the files that I need to make changes to. In CS5, I can sample colour between the various files but in beta I had to resort to copying and pasting the colour code. Had the files tiles side by side. Not sure if that makes a difference.

 
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    Apr 10, 2012 11:29 PM   in reply to k@tpinions

    Could you give the steps you would normally use in cs5, like do you have the color picker dialog open or.......?

     
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    Apr 11, 2012 12:19 AM   in reply to k@tpinions

    Howdy. I opened up two photos in CS6 and tiled them side by side and added a new layer to the first one on the left. When I select the eyedropper while the left picture is active, and then click on a color on the picture on the right, I am then able to select the paintbrush and paint with that color directly on the left picture.  This is the behavior I would expect. Is this what you did? Can you try the exact same thing and see if it works for you? It appears to work properly here.

     

     

    Pattie

     
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