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
Paint bucket into new layer with active mask crashes app

I’ve tried this about a dozen times and I can get the app to crash every time: 1. In any document, create a new layer separate from the Background

2 1 year ago
Automator "Crop Images" action adding spurious BG color

OS X 10.11.1 MacBookAir6,2 with Intel HD Graphics 5000 Pixelmator 3.4 I have this Automator app:

1 1 year ago
3.5 update keeps crashing on macOS Sierra beta 1

Hi guys not really sure where to post this but I've just started testing 10.12 Sierra Beta 1 & noticed that 3.5 keeps crashing whenever I try to

1 1 year ago
Info Labels are not visible for most tools

In the help file ( it says that Info labels appear next to the pointer and show the following useful informati

1 1 year ago
picture width over 270cm

Hi there, I have a really urgent issue, because I need to upload a file for printing. I need a picture in 300x50cm at 300dpi, but the maximum I get

1 1 year ago
Can not select objects with pointer...

Am using 3.4.4 on OS X 10.11.4 and MacBook Pro Retina 15" Mid 2015 I can not select objects with my pointer. The only way to select objects is by usi

2 1 year ago
Tool selection not working.

Hi, What ever tool i select doesn't get active. Please advice.

3 1 year ago
Generated clouds have lines?

Hi, I'm generating clouds and they have lines in them. The layer is 100% opacity, normal blend mode, so nothing is showing through. Nothing behind it

1 1 year ago
Layer destination indicator disappears after a period of use

When I move a layer I get a blue line with a circle at the left hand end to indicate where the layer will be inserted. After using Pixelmator for a wh

1 1 year ago
PROBLEM with the new version 3.4.4 UPDATED

I Just Updated My Pixelmatore ,And i Can't See My Tool Stuff And Effects Browser its all black Its Not Working ,And I Did Delete And And Tried Downloa

4 1 year ago
Pixelmatr 3.4.2 on Mac 10.11.2 creates missing image areas

Hi , I am using Pixelmatr 3.4.2 on Macbook Pro 2011 with Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.2. I installed the latest updates on 20th Dec, 2015. Since then ,

5 1 year ago
Printing image problem

I've been having a problem when printing out an edited image. The image prints fine until the very bottom few pixels which appear as a pixellated blur

1 1 year ago
Automatically replacing missing fonts when opening a PSD

It should be regarded as a bug to automatically replace a font choice with another font (Lucida Grande) when opening a PSD that contains fonts that ar

4 1 year ago
Bug in "Affine tile" effect, seems to deform image?

Using "Affine tile" effect (0° angle, 100% scale and strech, 0% skew) on a 48x48 strip pattern png, and somehow it seems that pixelmator is not "just"

18 1 year ago
What I see ain't what I get (WISAWIG)

Well, I'm pretty new at this program, so maybe there's a simple explanation ... BUT ... I'm getting a bizarre printing error I haven't seen in my 30 y

1 1 year ago
Can't open Pixelmator document after OS reinstall

I fresh reinstalled my OSX to the latest version and also reinstalled Pixelmator from App Store. However I can't open my old pixelmatordocuments. Her

2 1 year ago
Pixelmator and MacOSX 10.11 El Capitan

Pixelmator and MacOSX 10.11 El Capitan not really usable :-( here are tons of fails :-( This is NOT your fault ! This thread here is just an informati

44 1 year ago
Improved performance on 2011 Mac computers (Intel HD 3000)

Pixelmator 3.4.1 has just been released through the Mac App Store and includes some significant performance improvements for Mac computers from 2011 t

4 1 year ago
Stylize freezes up all the time.

I am new to Pixelmatr but whenever I use some of the Stylize effects, such as rain or snow icons, it freezes up and I have to force quit. Any suggesti

1 1 year ago
Blurring my image before a feature is completed .

I don't know if this is a bug, but every time I attempt to use the curve tool, or any tool for that matter, before I even click anything to make any a

1 1 year ago
Error when exporting: The file .pxm couldn’t be opened

Hi, using Pixelmator 3.3.1 with Yosemite, a workflow which used to work fine is now broken. The following workflow USED TO WORK: 1. Take picture wit

4 1 year ago
Transform Bug

I'm having an issue using the transform tool. When trying to transform an image or shape, the image become blurred and warped. When I then confirm the

2 1 year ago
Selection and pixelating

When I make a selection and click to pixelate, the entire image is pixelated. How can I just apply the filter to the selection or is this a bug? thank

0 1 year ago
iTunes & iCloud Drove Export Bugs

Please add the previously-active option of 'Open in Another App' in the iOS environment when working with PDF files. Secondly, there are downloaded te

0 1 year ago
Layers not working properly

Since upgrading to El Capitan, one of my projects doesn't work correctly anymore. It appears to be a layering problem. My last layer is field of blac

4 1 year ago
Kaleidoscope randomly crops image

There is a bug in the kaleidoscope filter which deletes/crops part of the image after I select my settings and press OK. I'm using the latest update.

1 1 year ago
Saturation woes

Below are two images, from the same original: one is saturated +20% in Pixelmator, the other is saturated +50% in Aperture. Now guess which is which.

1 1 year ago
Performance issue with Pixelmator 3.4 on certain 2011 Macs

We’ve just released Pixelmator 3.4 Twist with OS X El Capitan support. If you have a 2011 MacBook or Mac Mini with an Intel HD Graphics 3000 graphic

16 1 year ago
Still Laggy

Hello, I have updated both my macbook pro and pixelmator's software but the software is really laggy when trying to use my files. OS X El Capitan10

3 1 year ago
Please unbind public.webp from PixelmatorLook.qlgenerator

The title I intended to use was "Please consider implementing real QuickLook for WebP or unbinding public.webp from PixelmatorLook.qlgenerator". It wa

0 1 year ago
"unidentified developer" message

I am trying to make Pixelmator the default application for .jpg & .tiff files. As I control-click on a file, choose Open With > Other..., selec

8 1 year ago
Can't see transform handles.

Hi there, I can't see transform handles when I'm using the free transform tool. I don't know if this is a bug or if I can change the settings on Pix

6 1 year ago
Gradient banding

I've done some testing and found that Pixelmator is giving me banding on gradients (same issue in Photoshop and Illustrator, too). I don't think it's

0 1 year ago
Styleize effects introducing garbage data

I am having issues with effects like Noise and Rain introducing horizontal and vertical lines rather than the effect. This is at standard screen resol

2 1 year ago
Minor Bug - Missing icon in "Manage Storage" in iCloud

On iOS and OS X, Pixelmator doesn't have it's own icon in "Manage Storage" under iCloud settings (and is also not capitalized). Image 1: iOS | Image

0 1 year ago
Tool pallets hide when leaving vectormator mode

I'll get my tool pallets setup how I want them, switch to vectormator mode, and when I exit vectormator mode the tool pallets have disappeared, and I

1 1 year ago
3D Touch on an image-less viewer causes Pixelmator to crash

On the "No Documents - Tap to create new document" screen, tapping on it brings up the File selection / creation tool correctly. However when doing a

1 1 year ago
program keeps freezing/has a big delay

I keep experiencing a large stall in actions when trying to use the paint brush in pixelmator. Every time I try to paint the program delays and won't

3 1 year ago
Gradient tool adjustment

I have noticed that the more I use the gradient tool the further away the adjustment arm moves from the object so by the 5th or 6th new document, I ha

1 1 year ago
Automator "Fit" Action randomly adding noise

I have images which i wish to resize from a larger size, and created a short workflow using the "Fit" action. The images are resized to the correct si

1 1 year ago
Using levels in Pixelmator 3.4

Hey, i was just playing around with some star wars stuff, trying to make some stars using noise and levels... simple stuff.. but each time i try to ap

1 1 year ago
Painting and colour problems on Mavericks

To be honest I'm running a Hackintosh (legally purchased Pixelmator) so it may be something to do with that. My graphics card is an NVidia GTX 560Ti.

37 1 year ago
Bug with vintage filter

Hi there, First, please excuse me andignore my faults: I'm french. My mac i bought in 2013(1,4 GHz Intel Core i5/8 Go 1600 MHz DDR3Intel HD Graphic

0 1 year ago
Huge artefact/blank area in a*big* image file

1. Mac OS X 10.11.1 2. Hardware: • MBP 13" early 2011, 8GB RAM • Intel HD Graphics 3000 (512 MB) 3. Pixelmator version 3.4 4. How to reproduce the

2 1 year ago

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