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
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
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 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

http://dx54ed3r88ipb.cloudfront.net/upload/a.1.png 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? http://www.pixelmator.com/tutorials/new ... -as-shape/ Thanks.

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

http://dx54ed3r88ipb.cloudfront.net/upload/Picture%20fill.jpg

2 1 year ago
Triptychon

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
Pixelmator

How does Pixelmator compare to Acorn on Mac?

1 1 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 1 year ago
Adjusting the radius of the Rounded Rectangle Shape tool

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

3 1 year ago
Crop layer

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

2 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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

3 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago
Prevent "rounded" corners when using Refine Selection?

Please see the below image - when you make a selection in Pixelmator, I cant determine how to turn off these rounded corners when using Refine Selecti

1 1 year ago
Reducing size of image using transform leaves a ghost

Hi, I'm not sure whether or not the problem I am having is a bug, or just a stupid setting that I have on for some reason. Whenever I make an image

3 1 year ago
Changing resolution on photos

I am an amateur and only do basic editing for my website and fun. However, sometimes I like to have my work printed by APPLE. However, when I go to or

1 1 year ago
Batch editing 360° photography for white background

I finally got my 360° system up and running and will now need a swift method to edit all of the imagery spat out! Please could somebody point me to

0 1 year ago
unable to export images using 3.2.1 and Yosemite

recently, when ever I try to export an image, such as a PXM to PNG or JPG, I get the following error: The document “the-file-being-editied.pxm” c

31 1 year ago
Wacom vs Pixelmator

Can anyone explain the difference between Wacom and PXM? What can One do that other cannot?If I can accomplish the same effects with PXM I can save su

2 1 year ago
Tools

Hello to all. I'm new to Pixelmator. I have looked and researched to see if there is a way to make the tool area bigger. I can barely see the tiny ico

1 1 year ago
Pixelmator purchase

since I couldn't find any licensing FAQ on the site, I'm posting my question here: In 2012 I purchased Pixelmatorv2.0.4 through the itunes store. I w

4 1 year ago
Import photoshop styles?

I read where you can import photoshop brushes into Pixelmator, but can you also import styles? If so, then how? Thanks.

2 1 year ago
Effects only half applied

I made a selection in an image. I then created a new layer with this selection. Then I tried to apply the exposure correction. It will only apply it

1 1 year ago
Cropping Layer

I am trying to crop something on one layer (there are around 8 layers total). Whenever I try it ends up cropping everything. Is there a way to crop j

2 1 year ago
Tool Panel Locations

New user here. How can you pin down the locations of the tool panels so that they start up in the same place each time?

0 1 year ago
Live Text Preview

Hello, Great software, but I had a question and was perhaps wondering if I am missing something. In using the text type tool, I have been unable to

1 1 year ago
Fill the background with an image

Sorry for the dumb question but being a graphic creative is really out of my reach... Simple question: I have a small image which I would like to use

6 1 year ago
Image Hose?

Sorry if the answer is somewhere in the Forums, I tried searching for "image hose" but had no luck. I've got some mountains that I've sketched that I'

0 1 year ago
COpy and paste

http://dx54ed3r88ipb.cloudfront.net/upload/Screen%20Shot%202016-01-21%20at%204.28.44%20PM.png Hello, As can be seen in the above figure, i wante

2 1 year ago

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