Understanding the Link Icon

The link icon automatically appears when you create a layer mask. When you create a layer mask, the link icon appears between the layer thumbnail and the layer mask thumbnail, indicating that the layer and the layer mask are linked together. To unlink the layer mask from its layer, you click the link icon. The Unlink Mask state displays in the History palette. You can re-link a mask to its layer by clicking the space between the layer and mask thumbnails. The Link Mask state displays in the History palette.

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Photoshop Secrets

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