All rights reserved. I think I have a setting wrong. Please confirm that you ARE using the black arrow (selection tool, not 'direct selection tool') as well. In order to stroke paths you need to either save the path if it's a shape layer and make a new blank layer to add the stroke. I used the Alt+Enter keyboard shortcut to stroke paths in Photoshop with the brush tool all of time in previous versions of Photoshop.That shortcut was a default setting in Photoshop that I didn't need to create myself. /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162774#M97507, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162775#M97508, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162770#M97503, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162771#M97504, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/10977152#M314006, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/11033178#M320545. It's not a pixel mask so you can't stroke there. The problem is probably in the top bar. Turn on suggestions. You may have to copy the path from vector mask, activate pixel layer and then you can make a stroke. PSDTuts - Photoshop Tutorials and Links - Advanced Glow Effects bei diesem Tutorial habe ich Probleme. Should the word selection be there? The solution is to simply select a layer. Stroke Path will use whatever you have your current Brush or Pencil set to. The path stroke options are greyed out because you did not have a layer selected, it has nothing to do with any options, settings, or preferences. Instead of using »Stroke Path« destructively using a Shape Layer with Stroke (as set in the Options Bar) may be a better alternative. No problem with this in my old PS. 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(edited). No problem with this in my - 9162768 . The screenshot seems pretty much useless as it does not include pertinent Panels like the Layers Panel and the Paths Panel. All of the options that would be active if you were right clicking directly ON the path are grayed out. This time the stroke option was working. Solved: I am using PS CC 2017 and I'm having problems stroking a path. Copyright © 2020 Adobe. The thing that, to me indicates it the most is the "Add Anchor Point" normally would show with a checkmark next to it if you were right on the path. It's a pain to have to save everything , close out and re-open in an older version of PS, which is exactly what I will have to do if this keeps up. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Honestly, it looks to me like you're missing with the selection tool. Do you have any advice on this? Okay I reopened PS and tried again. I am using the pen tool. /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/td-p/9162768, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162769#M97502, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162772#M97505, /t5/photoshop/cannot-stroke-a-path/m-p/9162773#M97506. That's the default behavior when right clicking a path with the selection tool. Pick the Brush Tool and choose a brush that you like. That solves the problem! I will send another screen shot of that. Ich komme bei dem Tut an der Stelle einfach nicht weiter. You all are so sassy and unhelpful, lmao. Gruß Johnny The same way I do it with an older version of PS and it works fine there. I think I have a setting wrong. You have clicked the mask button. Therefore you have the vector mask and maybe it is still active. cancel. In other words the active layer needs to be a pixel layer (such as layer 3 in your … So the mask option has to be enabled for this to work. You need to have pixel layer or mask and path selected. I am using PS CC 2017 and I'm having problems stroking a path. This time "Mask" was enabled (not greyed out). You are editing a vector mask. I have tried all of these things and my photoshop still doesn't allow me to 'stroke path' after making a shape with the pen tool. Once again: The screenshot seems pretty much useless as it does not include pertinent Panels like the Layers Panel and the Paths Panel. The screenshot seems pretty much useless as it does not include pertinent Panels like the Layers Panel and the Paths Panel. The option is greyed out. That shortcut no longer works in Photoshop and I can't add it myself as a custom shortcut. So, choose the color/width prior to stroking path. Keep in mind Photoshop does not stroke paths like Illustrator. Ich besitze Photoshop CS, gibt es bei dieser Version die Funktion "Stroke Path" und wenn ja, wo finde ich diese ? or make your path using the paths option instead of shapes and use a non shape layer, smart object, adjustment layer to put the stroke on. You can still stroke it if you have targeted something that you can draw. The option is greyed out. Can you tell me what setting I may have wrong for this to happen? But the most used tool for stroking paths in Photoshop is the Brush Tool; so in this tutorial I am going to explain how this works. In your screenshot you have a shape layer selected. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting.