Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac: The Missing Manual

Errata for Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac: The Missing Manual

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page 84
1st paragraph

see figure 3-15 should be see figure 3-14

Kay Fisher  Mar 25, 2010 
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Page 108
last paragraph

end of last sentence says next to the word "Levels". it should say - next to the word "Contrast".

Kay Fisher  Mar 25, 2010 
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Page 158
Figure 6-3 caption

For "The Layers panel for the flyer in looks like..." read "The Layers panel for the flyer in Figure 6-1 looks like..."

Simon Brown  Mar 25, 2010 
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Page 363
last paragraphs in Figure 12-17

Paragraph starts with - Here's the girl from again, It should start with - Here's the girl again,

Note from the Author or Editor:
Should say "Here's the girl from Figure 12-13 again,"

Kay Fisher  Mar 25, 2010 
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Page 408
4th paragraph (2nd para in Gradient Fill Layers)

Second sentence: the dialog box that appears is New Layer, not Gradient Fill. When OK is clicked then indeed the Gradient Fill dialog box pops up as shown in Figure 13-20.

Simon Brown  Jan 05, 2011 
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Page 420
1st paragraph under heading "Text Options"

Paragraph ends with - including the font, font, and alignment. It should end with - including the font, and alignment.

Kay Fisher  Mar 25, 2010 
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Page 430
First Paragraph of "Text Gradients"

The sentence "The easiest way is to start with a type mask, asexplained on page 43" should read "page 434".

Keith Barkley  Feb 28, 2010 
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Page 430
last paragraph just before the "Tip". 2nd to last sentence.

The page reference is wrong. The sentence ends with - as explained on page 43. It should end with - as explained on page 434.

Kay Fisher  Mar 25, 2010 
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Page 433
6th paragraph

The Zoom item has two page references mixed up. It says - ...Zoom (page 88) and Hand (page 86)... Should be - ...Zoom (page 86) and hand (page 88)...

Kay Fisher  Mar 25, 2010