Reference > Dialogs > Manage Tool Presets

Manage Tool Presets Dialog Box

The Manage Tool Presets dialog box lets you import, export, delete, and update existing tool presets. Any changes you make to the tool presets are reflected in the Tool Presets toolbar.

For tasks related to this dialog box, see About Tool Presets.

Parameter Description

List of tool presets

Name of the currently selected tool preset.

Import

Lets you import tool presets that other Storyboard Pro artists created—see Importing and Exporting Tool Presets.

Export

Lets you export tool presets to share with other Storyboard Pro artists—see Importing and Exporting Tool Presets.

Deletes the selected tool presets.

Name

Name of the currently selected tool preset.

Icon

Lets you select an icon to associate with the selected tool preset or upload your own.

Shortcut

Lets you set a keyboard shortcut to quickly access your preset. By default, the shortcuts are unassigned. To assign a keyboard shortcut, select Edit > Preferences > Shortcuts > Tool Presets (Windows) or Storyboard Pro > Preferences > Shortcuts > Tool Presets (macOS).

Colour

Includes the current colour in the new tool preset.

Layer

Lets you select a drawing layer to be used on the current panel when the tool preset is clicked. When selecting the preset, if the assigned layer exists, it will be selected, if not, it will be created. When changing panels, depending on your global navigation setting, it will look for the layer. If it does not exist, the first layer will be selected. Select the Layer option, assign a layer to the tool preset, and decide whether the layer is vector or bitmap.

Draw Behind

When this option is selected, saves the specified Draw Behind option to the tool preset. When deselected, the current Draw Behind status is unchanged when the tool preset is clicked—see About Brush Modes.

Auto Flatten

When this option is selected, saves the specified Auto-Flatten state to the tool preset. When deselected, the current Auto-Flatten state is unchanged when the tool preset is clicked—see About Brush Modes.

Tool Preview

Displays the size and colour of the tool preset.