Photoshop > Scripts > Open Recent Files

Open Recent Files dialog

This script allows you to (re)open multiple recently opened documents at once. The Open Recent Files dialog displays only those files that still exist, and you can hover over each file name to see its full path.


To download this script, right-click (Ctrl-click on the Mac) on the appropriate version below, and choose "Save Target As".

Open Recent Files
Version: 0.2.0 (February 14, 2014)
Requires: Photoshop CS3+
Downloads: Photoshop Script JSX or ZIP Archive ZIP


Download the script, and copy it into your "Adobe Photoshop ##/Presets/Scripts" folder.

After restarting Photoshop, the script should appear in the File » Scripts menu.

For more detailed instructions, see the Installing Scripts section of the Scripting Photoshop, Part 1 tutorial.

Tip: Did you know that you can use the Edit » Keyboard Shortcuts command (Ctrl/Cmd+Alt/Opt+Shift+K) to assign keyboard shortcuts to your scripts? You can also record scripts within actions and then assign function keys to the actions.


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