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 3 years ago
Color removal

1 11 hours ago
transparent background

Would you please help me out with this action. I want to apply atransparent background to an image I want to place on my website. Thanks David

1 3 days ago
How to use color wheel to replace colors

Hi, thanks in advance. I have a task which I suppose is rather simple for someone who knows exactly what to do but I'll benefit a lot from learning it

3 3 days ago
How do you pronounce Pixelmator?

We've been discussing this at work. How do you pronounce Pixelmator? I say "pixel may turr"

3 3 days ago
Giving a layer an hourglass shape

I’m doing a book cover that’s basically a layer of text (3 words, big letters, from edge to edge). I want to compress this layer into a hourglass

0 1 week ago
How to crop images in a circle shape

Hi, I need your help. I want to use the shape forms, and crop for example in a circle shape and put it in another image. All I found on the web was a

9 1 week ago

Everytime I use a large brush and have an opacity on both my layer and the brush Pixelmator hangs and I have to force quit.

2 2 weeks ago
How to remove background pixel by pixel?

Hello, I can see there are tools (Eraser and Magic Eraser) that help to make things transparent, but even when I set the Brush to size 1, it's still

1 2 weeks ago
Is there a function like a LivePaint of the Illustrator?

I heard that there is a function of the LivePaint on the Illustrator. Has the Pixelmator same function? If this answer is YES, let me know how to use

1 2 weeks ago
Hue/Saturation Problem

Hello All! Hoping someone can help me with this problem. This feature of Pixelmator does not seem to be working correctly anymore, and I can't suss ou

3 2 weeks ago
How do you disable Snapping?

How do you disable objects snapping to each other in Pixelmator 2.1? In previous versions there were checkbox's in Preferences. I had to restart into

20 4 weeks ago
Pen keyboard shortcut

Can't find the pen shortcut. Should be P to me. Thanks,

1 4 weeks ago
Change color of a shape to a graphic design?

I have a black pineapple shape design that I would like to change from black to a print design. The print design is in a Jpeg file. How do I attempt t

0 4 weeks ago
Make text searchable

When I export a file with text in it as a PDF the text is not searchable but rather saved as an image. Is it possible to export to PDF and make the te

1 5 weeks ago
Duplicating shapes without moving.

When I duplicate a standard layer the duplicate retains the exact same position as the original. When I duplicate a shape layer, the duplicate is offs

3 6 weeks ago
Pixelmator Lasso Tool - one second it worked and then not!

So guys! I have just been using the Lasso Tool on the Pixelmator program to cut an image into a hexagon shape and I used it with one photo and worked

1 6 weeks ago
Shifting or scrolling the canvas when zoomed in

I could have sworn with muscle memory that the space bar allows you to shift the canvas around when you are zoomed in and now it isn't the case. How

4 7 weeks ago
Rotations do not line up?

Quick question -- I have a triangle. Using a pivot point, I rotate said triangle 45 degrees. I then repeat until I have a full "circle". However, the

1 7 weeks ago
Default print scale?

How do I get the Print dialog to stop reverting to "Scale to Fit"? Having to manually change it to 100% scale every single time is maddening. Thanks!

1 7 weeks ago
GoPro - Newbie

Hello, Is there a way to use Pixelmator to remove the GoPro fisheye distortion? I would hate to buy another tool just for that one feature set? Thank

1 1 month ago
Changing skin tones / color

I just purchased this product and I am still very much in the learning stages. I have been able to remove facial blemishes very easily. However I am h

0 1 month ago
Vectormator - saving artwork as a vector or pdf

I created an image which I then save as a pdf which is emailed to a printer company for printing. However they cannot print my image as they are sayin

2 1 month ago
Creative text adjustments

I'm trying to create a text much like "Connecticut" pictured below. Ive figured out how to make the lettering deep. However I cannot figure out if the

2 1 month ago
PNG export for web

Hey guys, I am surprised that when "exporting for web" in the share menu, there is no possibility to change the size nor the quality when dealing with

2 1 month ago
Clone Stamp Tool does not work

I am having issues with the clone stamp tool. I have tried changing many items regarding the file and how I use the tool. After carefully studying the

12 1 month ago
Matching colors

I want to take a photo and put it on a different background (different scene). I know how to do this and the two will look well together but the colo

2 1 month ago
Super Resolution pictures - Combining several images

I was searching Google and trying to find a way to combine a stack of pictures to make a higher resolution image. I found a feature request in these f

0 1 month ago
Bars in a shape?

Hi, I am attempting to achieve the effect below, however after 4 hours of trying I still can't get a shape to fill with bars. If someone could explai

1 1 month ago
I can not see anything. It occurs when there are many layers PixelMator 3.4.2 OS 10.11.3 Mac Mini 2014 Late (i5 2.6GHz) RAM 16G SSD 256

1 1 month ago
What is the font?

Hello, In this tutorial, what is the font used? ... -as-shape/ Thanks.

1 1 month ago
Need help filling in background fully. Sorry I'm a noob.

2 1 month ago

Hello Forum I need to divide a photos easily to 3 symmetrical parts. (or even more parts) I found a tutorial on youtube for PS, but this does not wor

2 1 month ago

How does Pixelmator compare to Acorn on Mac?

1 1 month ago
Image quality on social media

Hi, I use Pixelmator for creating my own images. I use these on various social media platforms, but for some reason the images I upload on Twitter ha

0 1 month ago
How to move layers?

Hello, I recently updated to the latest version of Pixelmator. I used to be able to select a layer, and then click on it on my canvas to drag it arou

1 1 month ago
Printing business card resolution?

I need to print a business card size picture and I find that the printer is blowing it up to A5 size! The dimensions I need are 44mm x 77mm and when

4 1 month ago
export pics in exact cm measuring

Hey, if I want to create a pic in a exact measuring - lets say 5 cm x 8 cm. I know that I can set the cm by creating a new pic in pixelmator. But wh

0 1 month 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,

14 2 months ago
Adjusting the radius of the Rounded Rectangle Shape tool

I couldn't find the option for setting the size of the radius.

3 2 months ago
Crop layer

How ca i crop just one layer on the ipad. Each time i try it crops all layers

2 2 months ago
Resizing image without resampling

I'm afraid I can't figure out how to do this so am wondering if this isn't currently possible. I'd like to resize an image without resampling it. e.g.

22 2 months ago
Question About Using Pixelmator To Design Ebook

Hey guys, I'm self publishing my first ebook and I wanted to use only Pixelmator in the design aspect and Pubcoder for the ebook making. However, once

5 2 months ago
Are there any effects filters in Pixelmator ?

(Like effects 'filters' in Photoshop) ....and does it have a 'History' list allowing going back to previous states ?? Thanks

1 2 months ago
help moving a layer that is completely covered by another

I'm trying to move a layer that is completely covered up by another layer. Here's what I'm doing.. select the move tool, then select the target layer

1 2 months ago
can't replace colour

Hi, I have had a logo designed by someone using Photoshop I believe. it's black. I can't seem to change the colour in pixelmator, I'm following the tu

10 2 months ago
How to best reduce sensor noise?

Hi guys, what's the best way to reduce sensor noise (color noise and/or luminance noise) with Pixelmator? It looks like there's no specialized filter

6 2 months ago
Newbie: cutting out

Hello, I'm a webdesigner, and try out Pixelmator. I try make a gift card (see image), and made this with shapes. But how can i cutting out soo that th

1 2 months ago
Can I create placeholders/masks to increase productivity?

I'm making cover images for many products. I want the covers to have the same layout/setup - just different objects in them.. Is there a way to do th

3 2 months ago
Gradient transparency.

I am trying to fade a picture to being transparent. How can I do this? The picture is a union jack and I would like to fade it out to nothing so only

3 2 months ago
resize canvas crop image

Hi, When I crop a photo it automatically resizes the canvas size to the photo size, when I change the canvas size back to what I want it automatically

2 2 months ago

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