Reset Photoshop to Default Settings

To reset Adobe Photoshop back to the default settings:

  1. Make sure Photoshop is closed.
  2. PC users: Hold down the Ctrl + Alt + Shift keys.
    Mac users: Hold down the Cmd + Alt + Shift keys.
  3. Open Photoshop whilst the keys are still held down.
  4. A message will appear asking if you want to delete the settings file. Click Yes.


  1. Spent 3 hours trying to figure out why the keyboard short cuts were broke, and this just sorted it !
    Nice one ! Thank you.

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