Exporting Groups (Folders) to Files in Photoshop
Unfortunately, Photoshop CS5 and below only offers an option to export layers to files. Yet there is no option to export groups (folders) to files.
Per Damien van Holten’s blog post, to export Photoshop groups to separate
- Click here to download a zipped directory that includes two files:
A sample PSD from me.
- After unzipping the file, open
- Inside Photoshop from the top menu select
Layer > Hide Layers.
- Select all layers so that they’re highlighted.
- Next select
Layer > Show Layers. All layers must be visible for the script to work properly.
File > Scripts > Browse....
- From the
Loadpopup window, navigate to the
ps-export-groups-to-files.jsxscript and double-click it.
- Groups (folders) named
pic5will quickly be exported to files named