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
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 1 year 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 1 year ago
Lasso Tool (L)

Selecting "Lasso Tool", I have to select; "Lasso", "Polygonal Lasso Tool", Magnetic Selection". This just started, before I just selected the lasso to

4 1 year ago
how to deselect all in move tool

Hi - When I'm using the move tool, one layer or another is always surrounded by the little white boxes that indicate that something is selected. I wou

1 1 year ago
upgrade to 3.5

How can I upgrade for free if I bought PixelMator on the Pixelmator website and not on the app store?

10 1 year ago
Blur tool ... bleeding ... layers?

I've got a portrait still. I want to create a faux shallow depth of field. I bring in the in-focus photo. I duplicate it. I blur the bottom layer phot

1 1 year ago
brush collections

How do you restore brush collections once deleted, and how do you reset them once you have altered them, I thought I had done the later before, but ca

5 1 year ago
black frame around artwork

Is it possible to remove the black line that surrounds my art in the document window? I find it interfering.

1 1 year ago
When resizing still several times am I losing resolution?

Say I bring in a still, make it small, later decide to make it bigger. Am I losing the original resolution of the still? As I seem to remember would h

1 1 year ago
Creating 'selection' to add image to image, issue...

I have two identical colour images stacked. The bottom image has been desaturated to black and white. I want to make a selection on the top image ...

1 1 year ago
Vectormator Pen Tool

once you create a curved point how do you go back to straight line? in illustrator you can simply click on the last point to 'reset' the point. thank

13 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

17 1 year ago
hide selection?

In photoshop you can hide the "marching ants" of a selection (press h) in order to make adjustments to the selection without distraction. Is there a w

7 1 year ago
Pasting A Shape On A New Layer.

Ever since I realised that I could convert a selection into a shape (lovely feature by the way) I've been using shapes a lot. When I copy and paste a

5 1 year ago
Largest Canvas size

I am trying to make a print layout needed for printing onto material. I need to do this in actual size. the size of the material (banner) is 3000mm x

1 1 year ago
Overlay but keep transparency?

I followed the colorful bokeh tutorial and I'd like to change it to use a white background. I keep hitting dead ends. Here's what I tried: 1. Run "d

4 1 year ago
Issues with Gaussian Blur

I'm creating drop shadowing by duplicating a layer and applying Gaussian blur, like in this tutorial: ... ow-e

4 1 year ago
Indented (or bulleted) text

I'm relatively new to Pixelmator. I am using it to create small posters with photos and text. I would like to use bullet points, but there does't seem

1 1 year ago
Pixelmator as a genuine pencil-on-paper drawing program

I know Pixelmator is a full-blast image editing program, but I'd like to also be able to use it as a drawing program for my quest to replace my engine

0 1 year ago
Copy and paste????

When I select an area and copy it, I expect to place the paste where I want it, not have it appear at the center of my artwork, where it might not eve

25 1 year ago
Creating a label for a coffee mug

Looking for directions on the bet methods to use in Pixelmator to take a flat label graphic and put it on a flat image of a coffee mug to male it look

0 1 year ago
Why is my Image-menu missing many tools?

In many tutorials on this site they refer to this Image-menu, and are using tools like: Levels, Auto Enhance, Curves, Color Balance, Brightness and Co

1 1 year ago
Making snow white

I'm looking to just the white balance in some ' Snow Photographs'. On '' I see something tha

3 1 year ago
Color removal

3 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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

4 1 year ago
Pen keyboard shortcut

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

1 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year ago
What is the font?

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

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

2 1 year 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 year ago

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