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
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 2 minutes 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

0 1 day 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 1 day 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 2 days ago
windows version

does the program has a windows version

1 2 days 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 2 days 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 2 days 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 3 days 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week ago
Lens Blur effect

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

1 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 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 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

1 3 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 5 weeks ago
neon type 2 can i use with Pixelmator? Does anyone know if this will work with pixelmator?

1 5 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 5 weeks ago
Clone tool rotation

Is it possible to select an area and rotate that area before duplicating it with either the clone tool or the repair tool? Or even to mirror what I'm

3 5 weeks ago
cannot open pixelmator

hello, maybe someone can help me I just installed pixelmator on my lap top using safari, i have version ox maverick, so it should be fine however cann

4 5 weeks ago
Detach Tool Options Bar?

When dealing with smaller images, some of the options in the tool bar are hidden. For instance, when exporting an image for Web the quality slider an

1 5 weeks ago

I am trying to view the tutorials but the video keeps stopping during play. Why is this do you think?

1 5 weeks ago
Pixelmator help now opens in browser?

Is it just me or does the Pixelmator help that used to open in the default Apple Help system now open in the browser? WHY?

1 5 weeks ago
How to get back the "regular" Lasso tool?

I have a customized tool palette with regular and polygonal lasso tool sharing the same pulldown. I was *just* using the regular lasso and now I don't

1 5 weeks ago
Cropping Tool Guidelines

Whenever I use the Cropping Tool, I notice the image is divided up into the rule of thirds (9 square boxes), however the guide lines are so fine that

2 5 weeks ago
Image/object size

Previously, before updating, i was able to view the size of an object in pixels, while using the Transform tool. Now, it shows percentage, instead of

2 7 weeks ago
Pixelmator for IOS/iPad???

Hi, I was just wondering if there are any plans to port over/create a Pixelmator version for the iPad and if there any date/time when it would

25 7 weeks ago
An image copied into another project loses his orginal size

Hi there, I think it is more of a logical issue, but still its a problem for me. So, here is my problem: I am currently working on small cards, Width

2 1 month ago
Cut a vector

Hi everyone! Just trying to do this: I have to delete the re

2 1 month ago
A right mess !!!

I have just returned to the programme after many months away and decided to try and add a speech bubble to a photo imported from iPhoto.It's a mess no

2 1 month ago
iPhone preset size wrong

There's a preset size for iPhone with the dimension of 640x920. I believe it is wrong. The correct size should be 640x960, which is for the older iPho

1 1 month ago
Extract a person in image and paste in new image

I have an image of a friend sitting at a sidewalk cafe and I want to extract him from the image and paste him into a new image. I tried making the bac

1 1 month ago

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