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
Fill layer with white; Pixelmator can't "decide" what to do

I opened a PDF with Pix, which displayed my art on a transparent layer. Fine. I make a new layer intending to fill with White. Grabbed the Fill too, m

0 8 hours ago
How to invert a scanned film negative?

sorry but i couldn't find this with google or the forum search... i scanned a color film negative to my computer and now need to invert it. when i us

1 11 hours 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

1 3 days ago
Remove white background

Hello, I'm new to Pixelmator and I would like to learn how to remove a solid white background from a logo.This is something quite easy to do in Photo

1 1 week ago
How to reduce weight of lines in an illustration?

I have a simple illustration of of a cassette tape. It is a simple two color illustration--black lines on a white background--no shading, shadows, or

0 5 weeks ago
Tiff file doesn't preserve layers

Hello, I have an issue exporting to tiff format. When I edit a tiff file with layers and I export it to the same format, the new file doesn't preserv

1 5 weeks ago
Saving selection marquee

Looked through the forums but no answer. I am currently using a marquee that I need to use again. Is it possible to save a selection so I can use it a

4 5 weeks ago
Split image 3 equal part to make a tile poster

Hello all, I'm a new basic user of Pixelmator and I would like to divide a pano picture in 3 or 4 equal parts to make a tiled print on 3 or 4 sheets.

4 6 weeks ago
Workflow Question

I am not currently interested in editing with pixelmator but would like to import photos via an SD card into my iPad pro, tag and rate the JPEGS with

0 6 weeks ago
Can Pixelmator open movie for exporting as Animated Gif?

Possible now? In the future? I use Pixelmator, except when PS has a feature which it lacks. Thank you for any info!

1 6 weeks ago
Sill question...images not showing checkerboard instead?

I seem to be having an issue and everytime I open any image in pixelmator all I get is a yellow checkerboard instead?

4 7 weeks ago
How to preserve only stroke on bitmap layer?

Hi, I have this logo as a PNG: http://dx54ed3r88ipb.cloudfront.net/upload/DrewCliftonLogo-White.png I would like to create a stroke around it, and t

1 7 weeks ago
How Can I Do This?

Hi Folks, Wondering how I can do something like this book cover. Obviously I need 2 images. One of the guy and one of the taxi or whatever else I'm t

0 1 month ago
Line Ends and Arrows

I want to use a line with an arrow on the end to point out content in a picture. In any other software, I drag a line and then the line has properties

1 1 month 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://

2 1 month 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

7 1 month ago
Move circular selection

I have made a circular selection using shift drag with the elliptical tool, and I want to drag the circle around the image until it's in the right pla

3 1 month ago
How do you apply an effect to all layers or specific layers?

Hello, This seems like an obvious workflow, but I can't find an answer to it after an exhaustive web search. Seeing as Pixelmator doesn't have adju

3 1 month 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 month ago
Resampling method

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

2 1 month 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 month 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 1 month 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 3 months 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 3 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 3 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 3 months ago
Browser

How to get the images in the browser larger?

1 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 months ago
Creating outlines in Pixelmator?

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

1 5 months ago

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