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Change Photoshop Background to Black

Photoshop Black Background 

 
I've had a lot of emails asking how I made the background of Photoshop black. 

So rather than repeating myself in loads of different emails I thought I would put it here.

The black background is caused by the theme that I use in Windows.

Read on if you just want to apply it to your theme instead of a whole new theme.

Professional Header

This tutorial with guide you through how to make a header for your website with a horizontal navigation bar:

This tutorial takes in to account that you know the basics of Photoshop.

 

Header Bar Finished

For a Live Preview go here

Change the IE Animated Icon in the top right

This tutorial with guide you through how to change the small image located in the top right hand corner of Internet Explorer:

WARNING: Knowledge of the registry is required.

This is known to work with Internet Explorer 6 as I use a custom image. If you use an older version it may not work, although I don't see why it wouldn't.

You are doing this at your own risk. Skeletorscorpse can not be held liable for any damages.

By following this tutorial you are not holding Skeletorscorpse liable.

If you follow the instructions carefully no damage will be caused to your Windows installation.

Text Shadows and Text Reflection

This tutorial with guide you through how to add a shadow to text and how to add a simple reflection to text.:

finished examples

Stone Text

Stone Text

This tutorial with guide you through how to text to a stone:

finished

Change the Classic Logon Image

This tutorial with guide you through how to change the image on the login screen like the one below:

WARNING: Knowledge of the registry is required.

 

normalloginscreen

 

I have no reason to say why this won't work on Windows 2000 but I don't have a Windows 2000 machine to test it on.

Create and use a Dreamweaver template

Dreamweaver Template

This tutorial with guide you through how to make a Dreamweaver Template and use it properly for your site so that you can easily change the layout without having to manually change every page.

Hi-Tech Banner

This tutorial with guide you through how to make a hi-tech banner for your website and is only limited by your imagination:

This tutorial takes in to account that you know the basics of Photoshop.

 

finished banner preview

Create a magnifying glass effect

This tutorial with guide you through how to make a magnifying glass over one of your pictures:

magnify finished

Transparent Backgrounds

Transparent background in Flash

This tutorial sets the background of your flash documents to be transparent.  This can be useful if you change the background of your site a lot or if you have an image as a background.

Transparency Works in:

  1.  Internet Explorer 3 or higher in Windows
  2.  Internet Explorer 5.1 or higher in Macintosh
  3.  Netscape 7.0
  4.  Mozilla 1.0 or higher

The user will also need at least Flash player 6 installed whatever browser they use.

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