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 4 years ago
Half way through drawing with lines and can't select shape!

Hi, I'm half way through drawing on a shape layer with lines, and suddenly it grouped all the shapes in a box with a blue outline and now I can't sel

1 1 hour ago
How do I show all photos in Photo Browser?

I have an ongoing problem where not all of my photos that are in iPhoto (now Photos) show up in the Photo Browser. It loves giving me my photos taken

1 1 day ago
Resampling method

Hello, Can I choose the resampling method somehow? If not, which method does Pixelmator use? Thank you very much!

2 1 week ago
How to count all pixels of a certain color?

I'm a pixel artist and need to be able to count how many pixels there are of each color. Ex: 954 Black, 345 Red...etc Can't seem to figure out how to

1 1 week ago
How to change the color of a symbol

New to the Pixelmator, but am having difficulty in figuring out how to change the color of the registered symbol from black to another color. Or any o

1 2 weeks ago
How to keep Vectormator from switching back to the move tool

Hi all. I'll give you my use case. I am using Vectormator with a Wacom tablet. I want to keep the freeform pen tool selected so that I can sketch out

2 5 weeks ago
Rules for adding shapes

I am learning Pixelmator and it seems to be my best option for my task. I need to be able to make my own shapes and I have been successful to a degree

0 6 weeks ago
Images' gamma shifting with wacom pen movements

I was working with an image this morning, had no filters pending, no selections, just 1 layer and no demanding processes running on the Mac; monitors

1 7 weeks ago
Can darkness of area outside crop be changed?

I was hoping there might be an adjustment to make the area outside of an area cropped with the crop tool darker lighter; I see none. Am I looking in t

3 1 month ago
Extensions to Photos

I have a trial version of Pixelmator on an iMac. My interest in it is mainly to extend the functionality of Photos as I migrate to El Capitan. I did t

4 1 month ago
Drawing analog meter scale?

Hi everyone, do you think it's possible to use Pixelmator's vectors capabilities do draw a curved line with a number of distributed "scale tags"? Thin

1 1 month ago
Wacom ART tablet not fully functional with Pixelmator?

I've recently bought a Wacom ART medium for my Mac and thought to myself that i wanted a good editing program so i bought Pixelmator but when i tried

1 1 month ago
Drag & drop oversized picture to fit window size

Hi, This is maybe a noob question and I should behave finding the answer quite easy in the Basic tutorials but: Let's say you start with a new blank

1 1 month ago
how to write a text in rounded ?

Hello to all the team, I have a question: how to write a text in rounded (with Pixelmator)? I need help, I can not find the solution ... thank you for

2 1 month ago
Combine multiple pictures into one

Hello, Photoshop has one feature I have not found in Pixelmator. Let's say you take 10 or 20 pictures of a building with people walking by, Photoshop

1 2 months ago
Rulers not accurate

I'm creating a 3 1/2" x 2" business card. I set the rulers to inches and turned on the grid. I started by drawing a rectangle using the rulers.. Howev

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

11 2 months ago

How to get the images in the browser larger?

1 2 months ago
changing save location

Hi, I just started playing around with icloud and now have a problem. Before icloud, I could choose where to save a document. Now that icloud is on,

1 2 months ago
Refining Edges of Text

FIrst post! Longtime Pixelmator user; usually to clean-up and crop album cover artwork/scans. I'm starting to get a little more advanced re: clean-up.

1 2 months ago
Warp tool softness problem

Whenever I use the warp tool, I loose a lot of sharpness in the image even if I barely move the 'brush'. Compared to the liquify tool in Photoshop it'

0 2 months ago
Font are pixelated

Hi! I have a rather important issue here. I open a PSD created from Photoshop, and in Pixelmator the fonts look pixelated, while in Affinity Designer

1 2 months ago
How to replace color of an image to white?

Hey guys, I'm self publishing my first ebook, about origami tutorial, I used same color on both side paper to make the instruction steps, I wanted to

9 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.

23 3 months ago
Changing colour of image

Hello. I'm changing the colour of the image attached however the image looks blurry/jagged. I use quick select and the paint bucket tool, is there

6 3 months ago
Kaleidoscope turn off vignette in the corners

Hi everyone, does anyone know how to turn off the vignette blur in the corners when using the Kaleidoscope effect?

3 3 months ago
Export Distorted

When I export my image to a JPEG or a PDF, the top half of the image is darker than the rest. This same distortion also happens when I do a print prev

0 3 months ago
Spiral shape

Hi, I would like to know if it's possible to make a spiral shape in Pixelmator If so, please let me know Thanks Eric

1 3 months ago
Third Party Tutoriala

What happened to the third party video tutorials that used to be obvious on the old website. They were a great source of inspiration but now don't see

2 3 months ago
How would you create a watch face in Pixelmator?

I mean I need to have 12 sectors. And put the numbers in each sector. I would actually prefer to be able to make as many sectors as required, i.e. 7,

2 3 months ago
Colours Will Not 'Save for Web'

So matter what I do I cannot get the colours in my image to save and match up to hex codes on the web. It is incredibly frustrating. I am using sRGB,

3 3 months ago
Quick Mask Mode Selection (s)

I have three flowers, B & W. using QMM I color the left flower white, duplicate & name it. On the duplicate it shows the left flower only and

6 3 months ago
How to resize a layer?

Please bear with me... I am a programmer trying to improve my web design skills.... I bought a WordPress template so that I could start a site not fr

5 3 months ago
Creating outlines in Pixelmator?

Is it possible to capture the outline of an image in Pixelmator?

1 3 months ago
Animated GIF's

Can you do animated GIF's like in Photoshop? If so where do I find those instructions.

2 3 months ago
How to resize the picture from HD camera?

I have no idea to resize my passport size photo which is taken by SONY HD camera. I am here to get an idea for that problem. I read an article from US

1 3 months ago
Export multiple layers as separate images

I created a drawing which contains 15 layers. Each layer contains a separate image. I would like to export all 15 layers simultaneously yet on their s

1 3 months ago
How to change grid color of transparency checkerboard

Hi, I would like to change the grid color of the transparency checkerboard background to a darker color. I saw in an old Pixelmator manual that there

1 3 months ago
Quick Mask Mode

Isolating a section of a photo using "Quick Mask Mode" is giving me a problem. The 1st I isolate & color is OK, The 2nd (another layer) follows th

1 3 months ago
Force Touch

How can I disable the "Force Touch" feature or adjust the pressure settings for Pixelmator?

7 3 months ago

So I use a tablet with Pixelmator and it is no longer picking up the pressure in my pen. Im on the newest updates. The brushes don't work at all when

13 1 month ago
Log of changes

Is there a log of changes from the original image. i.e. which features were used to change an image?

1 4 months ago
How did I do this

This is a stupid question. A few months back I took the top photo and created the bottom photo, but I can't remember how I did it. Any ideas? http://

1 4 months ago
Effects Selection and Deleting

I've added an effect, then i did some editing, now i wish to remove said effect, how do i go about doing so without undoing my edits?

2 4 months ago
Apple's Photos Extensions and More

I do luv using Pixelmator, it's been fast, easy/simple to use, and has done the work it's been tasked to perform, so I'm leery of upgrading my OS--sti

4 4 months ago
mask and clipping paths idea

I would like to be able to define an image as a Mask in the Layer pallet, then drag a picture layer to it, where it becomes a subset of the Mask Layer

0 4 months ago
Trimming lines and arcs?

I used to do a bunch of drawing and drafting in AutoCAD, and one of the things I loved about it was the ability to "trim" lines and arcs. If you have

3 4 months ago
Text size incorrect for resoulation

Hello, I want to add text to a document using 14pt font. The page resolution is 300dpi. The images I insert are sized correctly, but the text appears

1 4 months ago
Unable to call up Tutorial

Have put a tutorial on "Bookmarks: "Colorizing B&W Photos" yesterday. Today I get an error :Internal Server ErrorThe server encountered an interna

1 4 months ago
Considering Pixelmator

Hi, I was just wondering one thing. Recently I have stared a small hobby of making iPhone apps and websites and have been on the search for a good pie

1 4 months ago

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