To partially lock a layer:

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1 Select a layer.

2 Click one or more lock options in the Layers palette. In ImageReady, you can also choose Layer Options from the Layers palette menu, and select one or more lock options:

• Lock Transparency □ to confine editing to the opaque portions of the layer. This option is equivalent to the Preserve Transparency option in earlier versions of Photoshop.

• Lock Image .■' to prevent modification of the layer's pixels using the painting tools.

• Lock Position c to prevent the layer's pixels from being moved.

Note: For type layers, Lock Transparency and Lock Image are selected by default and cannot be deselected.

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