Email us if you have a critical issue

Hi everyone! Please note that this is not an official support channel, and if you have a critical issue or bugs, you should e-mail Pixelmator. If yo

0 1 year ago
Pen Tool sharp to?

I'm used to in Photoshop/Illustrator hitting the alt key when I'm on a point where i don't want there to be a curve and it will take the end of the li

7 11 hours ago
Can vectormator include Skew, Distort, Perspective?

when I Control-Click on a shape in Vectormator, only "Free Transform…" is selectable; but I see Skew, Distort and Perspective, only greyed i

2 1 day ago
How to edit and save 1 bit color depth images?

Is there a way to edit and save 1 bit black and white images? I'm looking to do some quick cleanup edits of black and white scans of text. Since I'm

1 1 day ago
Single Pixel Eraser?

yeah, i'm a majoooor newbie. i'm using the pixel tool, but erasing is kinda hard since it is not in pixel. is it possible to make it be able to erase

1 1 day ago
I NEED my pixelmator workspace to be anchored in a window

I NEED my pixelmator workspace to be anchored in a window and not floating around, please tell me there is a way to do this?!? I read something about

2 2 days ago
Is there a way to scroll/arrow through fonts quickly?

Hi, It's hard to just guess what font is going to look good in context; kind of like throwing darts (at least for me it is). For example, for a logo

1 2 days ago
Icons need to be bigger

I just downloaded your program. Great job on what you have done with it. I would like the icons to be a bit bigger. I have a hard time seeing them on

1 2 days ago
How to do a "sharp" color fill using Paint Bucket?

I'm working with small images which are intended to be very blocky, all edges must be sharp. Using a color fill must not alter the edges of the imag

0 1 week ago
How to convert color to transparency

I have an image with white background around edges. I want to convert this white color to transparent color. If I select white color and press Delete,

9 2 weeks ago

Hello is there a way to make an alpha bigger (actual picture is too close to the top of the Alpha)

2 3 weeks ago
How to close all images without saving? Quick & automatic

So we already know that to close all of the windows that are open in Pixelmator (and other Max OS X programs), you simply: 1. Hold down the Option (a

5 3 weeks ago
Question about text

Hi there. Because i am new in using pixelmator can somebody help how to make text look like the one at the photo i am attaching?

1 3 weeks ago

I bought Pixelmator two weeks ago from the Apple store. i have downloaded an instruction manual for 1.4.1 Sparkle. It tells me that many things will n

1 3 weeks ago
How do I cut out one shape from another shape?

I have been trying to cut out or subtract a letter (which I have already converted to a shape) from a shape i have created to show the background. I c

2 3 weeks ago
Lens Blur effect

There's a way to apply a lens blur filter in Pixelmator? Maybe with a plug-in?

3 3 weeks ago
I am new and I have 3 Mac's macbook, mac mini and air

Can I use one Pixelmator purchase on my three 3 Mac's macbook, mac mini and air computers? Or do I have to purchase 3 downloads? Larry O larry111@me.c

1 3 weeks ago
Rename brush collection

I have imported a couple of brush collections which now have the titles Untitled Brushes and Untitled Brushes 2 , is there anyway of renaming these wi

1 4 weeks ago
Toggle between images

I have 3 images open in Pixelmator can someone please tell me how I can easily toggle or open each one? Is there a shortcut to go to each open image?

2 4 weeks ago
Hide All Layer Mask

Does anyone know if there is an easy way to add a hide all (that is, black filled) layer mask to a layer? If a layer mask is added via the drop-down m

0 4 weeks ago
CReate a 'leaded Light' line

Hi guys, I am trying to create the attached image in pixelmator. The lead is available in silver gold and black. It is slightly rounded and thick. eg

4 4 weeks ago
windows version

does the program has a windows version

1 4 weeks ago
portrait orientation photos distorted in pixelmator

I'm banging my head against a wall here now for hours trying to do something basic with Pixelmator. I have several portrait orientation photos that I

3 4 weeks ago
Trial Version and Automator Actions

I've downloaded the trial version to see how the watermarking action works on the automator, but I can't find the actions. Is there something I need t

1 4 weeks ago
Draw to Scale in Vector mode-1 cm is also 1 cm when printing

My question is simple how do i draw to scale I tried to create a new image then setting up rulers to be in cm or inches for that matter, but 1 cm acc

1 5 weeks ago
Adding an effect to an image composed of several layers

Hi, I'm quite new to Pixelmator. I have seen the tutorial on adding a sepia tone to an image, but my image is composed of several layers, and I can't

4 5 weeks ago
Exporting as PNG and importing to word

When I export my graphic as a PNG which takes up 3/4 of the width of the page and import it into word to use as a header the size ie width of the imag

1 5 weeks ago
Copying text formatting

Hi Guys - When pasting text into pixelmator is there a way to be able to select the layer and get it to apply an already existing style with a font, s

1 5 weeks ago
Shine a spotlight

I have a picture that I want to shine a light on. Picture is flat text on a textured board. I want to make a circular bright spot on the centre of the

1 5 weeks ago
Scanning Slides

Dear Sir or Madam, I recently purchased an Ion Slides 2 PC to digitise my slides and negatives. Unfortunately, the software that came with the scanne

1 5 weeks ago
making posters

Can anyone tell me if this is the right program to be making 5 foot and 6 foot posters..... resizing the images that big????

2 5 weeks ago
Removing Color in transparency photos.. Image>.

im not really sure how to explain it. but my my buddy showed me on photoshop. but i have pixeilmator and i am pretty sure u can do it, but as u can se

1 5 weeks ago
Pixelmator for OSX 10.8.5

Hello, I'm using MacBookAir with OSX 10.8.5, and I dont want to upgrade to Maverick although its free, because I have to use a new modem and meaby inc

3 5 weeks ago
Image resolution

This is probably a silly question with a very simple answer but I can't seem to figure it out...When I have a image on my computer and I open it in le

1 6 weeks ago
Invert color

Hello, I have a image in black and white. I will change the colours from black and white to white and black. memumume

5 6 weeks ago
Pixelmator and Anime Studio

Using Anime Studio for animation I am using pixelmator characters with PNG format, these characters are not functioning as expected. Is there a proble

2 6 weeks ago
Add banding to gradient

I can find lots of support for ways to *remove* banding, but I'd really like to *add* banding to a gradient. Like a clear break from one color to the

1 7 weeks ago
How do I view and/or possible delete effects on a layer?

I have an image and have added several effects to it but I would like to go in a remove the first in the series of effects I added without having to "

2 6 weeks ago
BMP export

I am trying to export a file for a device that requires a 24bit BMP. I see how to set the export to BMP, but I don't see how to specify the color dept

2 7 weeks ago
Camera profile

Hello is it possible to create a camera profile in Pixelmator and apply it to the pictures? I am using X-Rite Color checker passport to create various

2 7 weeks ago
[Text Tools] - Cut out text from shape and show base layer

I think the title is probably the most descriptive title I have ever written! I've searched using a bunch of terms and can't seem to find what I'm loo

8 1 month ago
Divide scanned images?

The one Photoshop feature I miss is being able for the app to divide my scanned multiple images. Is there any way to do this in Pixelmator? Thanks B

4 1 month ago
Temporary Folder?

I accidentally didn't save my last .pxm project. Is there a temporary folder, in which I might find that file? Maybe Time Maschine could help me as we

1 1 month ago
OTF Swashes & Alternates

Hi! I've downloaded several OTF fonts which support alternate characters and swashes. Does Pixelmator support the use of these, and if so, how can I a

1 1 month ago
Select a layer with the mouse?

Is there a way in Pixelmator to select a layer that is not active by using mouse clicks? I can select an *additional* layer if I command-click but I a

1 1 month ago
Color in PSD

When I use a .psd file the colors of some layers are different from what the shout be. What to do?

1 1 month ago
neon type 2 can i use with Pixelmator? Does anyone know if this will work with pixelmator?

1 1 month ago
Pixelmator workable version for Mac OS X 10.4.11

I need a business class picture editing software for my laptop which I'm aware is an 'ageing' specimen! Mac OS X 10.4.11. After downloading the free S

1 1 month ago
Skin Tone Adjustment

All, Can someone share their workflow for adjusting skin tones/temperature in an image? In Photoshop Elements tools exist specifically for skin ton

2 1 month ago
Cropping Grid

Is there any way of displaying a grid when using the cropping tool? I understand that I can enable the standard grid on screen, but this is applied t

2 1 month ago
Saving as Jpegs - using Photo Browser

I have found the thread 'Saving as Jpegs' (viewtopic.php?f=3&t=10522). This outlines that opening Jpegs and then be saved back as them by changing

1 1 month ago

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