Press Control+D (Windows) or Command+D (macOS) to deselect.
How do I deselect a selection tool?
Press the “D” key on your keyboard while continuing to hold down the “Control” key. All active selection areas are deselected.
How do you deselect a wand tool in Photoshop?
Deselect (Ctrl-D/Cmd-D). You can change the Tolerance value for the Magic Wand tool between clicks.
How do you deselect an object?
To Select and Deselect Objects
- Click the arrow next to the Select command, and select the mode from the list.
- Select the object in the graphics window. …
- To change the selection, right-click, choose Select Other, and use the arrows to switch selections.
How do you subtract from a selection in Photoshop?
To subtract from a selection, click the Subtract from selection icon in the Options bar, or press the Option key (MacOS) or Alt key (Windows) as you select an area you want to remove from the selection.
How do I erase in Photoshop?
Click and drag the Quick Selection Tool over the item you want to be removed and it will select it for you. If you just want to delete the item without covering it up, hit Delete to remove it.