Adobe Photoshop CS2 cheat sheets & cheat cards

Photoshop is so feature-crammed and uses so many individual keyboard shortcuts, that you may appreciate to find some of the best free cheat sheets designed to help people using Photoshop with cheat sheets for the keyboard or the mouse commands. This list is reserved for Photoshop CS2 free cheat sheets, keyboard shortcut lists and cheat cards.


CS2 keyboard shortcuts for Mac, for Windows/PC
Possibly the most complete documents of this list.


Pen tool cheat sheet
Applicable to most Adobe tools since they share a lot around this tool.


Source: PopPhoto
Adobe Photoshop shortcuts
Short, terse, but with the fundamentals.


Online Photoshop Toolbox Reference

All in all, I recommend all the work of Trevor Morris around this. It is freely available at

If you want to create automatically, your own Photoshop cheat sheet including your changes to the default configuration, you can use the following “trick”:

  1. Press Ctrl-Alt-Shift-K
  2. Push the Summarize... button and save the .htm file on the desktop.
  3. Open the saved file with your prefered web browser (Opera, Firefox, Safari, Chromium, …)