Down N’ Dirty dashed lines in Photoshop

While there are plenty of tutorials out there regarding dashed strokes in photoshop, this is a little trick i do when I need a quick dashed line to use in web layouts:

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1. Open a new document in Photoshop. The size depends on the length of the desired dashed line.

2. Make a selection with the Rectangular Marquee Tool

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3. Take a screen capture of your selection.

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4. After you have screenshot of your dashed box (or circle/oval) you can bring it into your layout, Repeat or layer as necessary to get the desired length or effect.

Not the only way to get a dashed line in Photoshop, but quick and easy!