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  1. 1 vote
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  2. Make any metadata field a column

    Right now you can only select from roughly 10 columns in list view. It would be nice to be able to add ANY metadata field as a column, this way unique workspaces can have columns that are relevant to each type of media.

    1 vote
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  3. Twirl open files without opening

    In Mac Finder there is always a small black triangle to the left of any folder. Click on the black triangle and the folder opens to show you a view of it’s contents. Why can’t this be done in Bridge. Always having to double click a folder to see what is in and then backing out of it again is a nightmare.

    I just started using Bridge as a Finder replacement. Surly I am not the first person to ask for this. Bridge should be better than a 20+ year old finder.

    If there is a better way..... please let…

    1 vote
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  4. Scroll Bar

    Make the box in the scroll bar white. It would be quicker to find and easier to click on.

    1 vote
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  5. Fix this ugly part of the UI

    Why the switch to using text for this part of the UI? Are the devs no longer capable of making icons? It’s an ugly mess right now, can you please make it more consistent.

    1 vote
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  6. Export from Specific Artboards in an Illustrator File

    I'd like to be able to choose which Artboard from a batch of files that I want to export to an Export Template.

    So I have around 50 files made in illustrator where they all have 4 Artboards in them. I want to quickly export a jpeg from ONLY the 4th artboard in all of the files.

    1 vote
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  7. Bring Split View to Mac OS

    In Adobe Bridge 2019 and PS CC for Mac OS Mojave 10.14.6 I am unable to do split view as in previous OS versions. Is this something that Adobe got rid of on the latest version or is something related to the current Mac OS that I am running? It would be great to have that feature back!

    Split view is great when working with Bridge in different folders... specially when moving around files... same applies to PS CC... it's great to have two windows open in full size.. it makes a difference!

    Please bring back Split View for Mac…

    3 votes
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  8. Reduce space wasting in Bridge 2019 UI

    Since Bridge 2019, the whole UI is "larger" and needs more space. There is more space between the items in the folder list, the keyword list, and the favorites items. Thus, only half of the list fits to the same space as before.
    Also the space between thumbnails in the grid view was enlarged.

    Please enable an option as für the "Text Size" that let the user bring up more content in a compacter manner.

    38 votes
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    Dear Bridge users,

    As one of the top voted features, this is actively under development. We plan to provide option to hide the tiles so that you can see larger thumbnails and zoom out if you need to see more assets in Content View. While 9.1 (released) has some improvements, the upcoming Bridge release this year end will have significant improvements in this area. As far as the folder view and Keywords is concerned, we hope to address that next year.

    Meanwhile, some of you may benefit from the existing “View Menu→Show Thumbnails Only” to see more assets in Content View.

    Thank you for your vote.

    Teja Vepakomma
    Senior Product Manager,
    Adobe Bridge

  9. Stop re-adding columns closed by the user in list view

    Just... stop.

    I really have no idea what else to say. When I go through the trouble of right-clicking on a column (Rating, for example), I DON'T WANT TO SEE IT AGAIN. Why does Bridge keep re-adding these columns every time I change views or open the app?

    3 votes
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  10. Use Operating system cursors

    Use Operating system cursors!! FCOL, is this so hard? Bridge for CS6 was far better.

    The miserable, tiny, black cursor must have been a brain fart on the part of a non-user of this product!

    I use Windows Extra Large, white cursors so that I can actually SEE what I'm doing, not spend my time looking for a black cursor on a dark background! And I have about 20/15 vision (with glasses), so God help anyone with less than absolutely perfect vision.

    While you are at it, offer a wider range of colour densities in PREFERENCES/INTERFACE.

    Also make the ICONS…

    1 vote
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  11. Image Backdrop-need pure white tone

    Image backdrop needs to be a user defined tone as previous versions allowed. Pure white is definitely needed to double check images that are required to have a 255 255 255 background. Had to revert to 2018 version.

    34 votes
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    6 comments  ·  USER INTERFACE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi,

    This feature is now released as part of Bridge v10.0.

    Please upgrade Bridge to v10.0 to see the change.

    At the bottom of the Content pane, you should uncheck “Show Tiles”. After Tiles are removed, go to Edit→Preferences→Interface→Image Backdrop to change the slider to pure white.

    Thanks,
    Teja
    Senior Product Manager,
    Adobe Bridge

  12. Smooth scrolling PLEASE!

    PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE make the scrolling smooth! This will make the experience infinitely better. Currently it's just awful on the eye to track where you're at while scrolling.

    23 votes
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  13. Support full screen on Mac

    What does Adobe have against Mac? Full screen on MacOS has only been around for a decade, why do none of Adobe's premiere applications support it? Literally every other cross platform app I have on my computer supports full screen.

    What's the problem?

    2 votes
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  14. desktop shortcut and direct bookmarks

    desktop shortcut and direct bookmarks within file browser and on start menu / toolbar in the OS so we can manage links via the OS

    2 votes
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  15. Restore separate control for image background color

    My longstanding preference is for a light interface color and a dark image background. Please bring back the ability to control the two colors separately.

    6 votes
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  16. Accent Colours

    The Accent Colour is in all versions of Bridge up 2018
    This really helps to teach students, as they can see the at a glance which interface we are using and more importantly which folder I am accessing.
    Please may we have it back.

    2 votes
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  17. WMF and DSF files

    Bridge needs the ability to read .wmf and .dsf files. Many design engineers still use these formats, so they're still viable. But as of now, we have to use a third-party program top see the files. We'd rather just have Bridge do that so we can keep the number of programs to a minimum on our computers.

    2 votes
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  18. Need separate Work-in-Progress Indicator

    I feel that a separate Work-in-Progress Indicator (distinct from the Spinning Pizza) is needed for those times when Bridge is actually working on something (such as writing Keywords) instead of having frozen completely.

    At the moment, there is no indication that Bridge is doing anything at all while the Pizza keeps spinning and the Dock merely indicates that there is an option to Force Quit.

    So we need a different Bridge-governed indicator and the Pizza should then only appear if Bridge has actually frozen.

    1 vote
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  19. Path completion

    Would be great to have path completion in the address bar in Bridge - either the tab completion in MacOS (eg. the 'Go' bar and terminal bash), or the mixed cursor-tab equivalent in Windows (explorer's address bar and cmd).

    It's always slightly disconcerting when you're used to relying on it not to have it there.

    5 votes
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  20. Content window changes are not for the better

    1) The dark boxes around the thumbnails are distracting and do not add anything useful.

    2)The stars are WAY too large. Waste of space and a distraction.

    3)Thumbnail sizes are now limited to some preset sizes when before you could smoothly drag the slider to perfectly fit your current needs.

    4) The space between thumbnails is too large vertically.

    7 votes
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