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Make an elliptical selection

The Elliptical Selection tool lets you make elliptical or circular selections in your images.

Use the Elliptical Selection tool

  1. Choose the Elliptical Selection tool by doing one of the following:
    • Click in the Tools sidebar or choose it from the grouped tools.
    • Choose Tools > Select > Elliptical Selection (from the Tools menu at the top of your screen).
    • Press the Y key on your keyboard.
  2. Drag in your image to make the selection.

    Tip: To select a perfect circle, press and hold the Shift ⇧ on your keyboard before starting to select.

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