Learn about some major new features and enhancements in the April (version 1.5) release of Adobe Fresco.
Ps on iPad and Fresco offering

Get Photoshop on iPad with Fresco

When you subscribe to Fresco, you get Photoshop on iPad too. Similarly, when you subscribe to Photoshop on iPad, you get Fresco. 

Open Airdop files in Fresco

Airdrop to open PSD or PSB in Fresco

You can now open PSD or PSB files directly in Fresco without having to save them in the app. 

UI improvement

Keyboard shortcuts

Support for keyboard shortcuts. Use common and consistent KBSC across Fresco and Photoshop on iPad. 

Support for Wacom express keys

Change brushes, zoom, and switch to the eraser using the Express Keys on your Wacom device.

Support for new HP devices

Support for new HP devices on Windows

You can now use Fresco with additional HP devices on Windows. 

Get Photoshop on iPad with Fresco

If you purchased Adobe Fresco through the App Store, you now get access to Photoshop on iPad too! When you sign in to Photoshop on iPad you can access all of your Adobe Fresco artwork to add text, adjustment layers, and more.

For more information, see Adobe Fresco and Photoshop.

Airdrop to open PSD or PSB files in Fresco

When a file is transferred using Airdrop, you can open PSD or PSB files in Fresco directly. Previously you had to save the transferred file before opening it manually in Fresco. Now, you can skip a step to open files in Fresco. 

Fresco allows you to open PSD or PSB files that are transferred from the Files app, mail attachments, or via Airdrop. If a document is open when Fresco receives the PSD or PSB, Fresco offers to close or save the current document. Once the document is closed or saved, then the original PSD continues to be imported.

Keyboard shortcuts

Fresco now supports keyboard shortcuts. Use common and consistent keyboard shortcuts across Fresco and Photoshop on iPad. 

You can access the list of keyboard shortcuts in two ways: 

  • Open a document and tap Help icon at the upper-right corner of the Adobe Fresco workspace and select Keyboard shortcuts
  •  Open a document and tap on the Settings  icon, tap App settings. In App settings dialog, tap Help > Keyboard shortcuts
Keyboard shortcuts
Keyboard shortcuts

Support for Wacom express keys

Wacom express keys can be used with the Wacom Mobile Studio Pro as well as when a Wacom device is attached to your Windows machine. You can change brushes, zoom, and switch to the eraser using the Express Keys on your Wacom device. 

Support for new HP devices on Windows

You can now use Fresco with more HP devices on Windows: 

  • HP Spectre x360 Convertible 15-eb
  • HP ENVY x360 Convertible 15-ed
  • HP ENVY x360 Convertible 15m-ed
  • HP ZBook x2 G4

For more information on a list of devices supported on Windows, see System requirements.