To apply a custom style to a layer:

1 Do one of the following:

• Click the Layer Styles button in the Layers palette and choose an effect from the list.

• Choose an effect from the Layer > Layer Style submenu.

• (Photoshop) Double-click a layer thumbnail in the Layers palette, and select an effect on the left side of the dialog box.

2 Set effect options in the Layer Style dialog box (Photoshop) or the context-sensitive Layer Options/Style palette (ImageReady). (See "Editing styles" on page 304.)

3 To add additional effects to the style, do one of the following:

• (Photoshop) Select additional effects in the Layer Style dialog box. Click the check box to the left of the effect name to add the effect without selecting it.

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