Photoshop > Scripts > View Actual Pixels

This event-based script displays the current document at 100% zoom (actual pixels).


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

View Actual Pixels
Version: 1.1.0 (July 9, 2009)
Download for: Photoshop Script Photoshop CS2+


  1. Download the script, and copy it into your "Adobe Photoshop CS#/Presets/Scripts/Event Scripts Only" folder
  2. Choose File » Scripts » Scripts Event Manager
  3. Select an event (e.g., Open Document, New Document) from the Photoshop Event drop-down
  4. Select View Actual Pixels.jsx from the Script drop-down
  5. Press the Add button
  6. Press the Done button

For more information, see the Event-Based Scripts section of the Scripting Photoshop, Part 1 tutorial.


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