How to export a GIF from Photoshop

Need to export your Photoshop project as a GIF file?

Photoshop let’s you export projects to one of several different file formats, including GIFs. You can also create a GIF version of your Photoshop file using the “Save As” option as well.

We’ll take a quick look at both methods.

Here’s how to do it:

Method 1 – Export As:

  1. Open your Photoshop project
  2. From the top menu select File > Export > Export As
  3. From the Export As popup window, choose the GIF file format from the File Settings section and specify the Image Size that you want to export it as
  4. Click the Export All button

Method 2 – Save As:

  1. Open your Photoshop project
  2. From the top menu select File > Save As
  3. From the popup window, choose the CompuServ GIF file format from the drop-down Format menu, and click the Save button