Some tools seem to have gone missing from the toolbar in Photoshop CC 2015. Learn how to bring them back.
Applicable product Photoshop
Applicable versions CC 2015.x


Some tools seem to have gone missing from the toolbar.


Some workspaces shipped with Photoshop CC 2015 customize the toolbar. You observe this issue after switching to one of such workspaces.


  1. Do one of the following:

    • Restore the toolbar defaults. Select Edit > Toolbar and then click Restore Defaults. If you can't view the Toolbar option, extend the Edit menu to view the complete list by clicking  icon and then select Toolbar > Restore Defaults.
    Edit menu

    • Switch back to the Essentials workspace or reset the Essentials workspace.
  2. Relaunch Photoshop.

  3. Alternatively, select Edit >Toolbar. In the Customize Toolbar dialog box if you see your missing tool in the Extra Tools list, drag and drop it to the Toolbar list. Click Done. Relaunch Photoshop.

    Drag and drop the extra tool to Toolbar

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