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1 2 weeks ago
Adding images to your posts

Hello, everyone! Sometimes, little things make you really proud of what you do. Well, this Pixelmator Discussions update is one of those things for u

10 9 months ago
User created Quartz Filters. Post your compositions here.

I have created this thread for anyone who has created any filters to post them here. (Makes it easier for users to find them). I have just delved i

58 1 year ago
Pixelmator Pro

I purchased the first version of Pixelmator back in 2007 and just gave a quick look to the latest free trial. Although many thing have been bettered a

3 1 hour ago
Would love to see Pixelmator acquire the rights to Aperture

I Would love to see Pixelmator acquire the rights to Aperture. The Pixelmator team could work their magic on Aperture and have a LR/PS killer on their

6 1 hour ago
How to fill color selection with solid color

I've selected a pixel of color(white) for color selection from an image and adjusted the radius for full selection of white and greys. When I try to

0 17 hours ago
Large Shapes Pack

Updated a shapes pack for Pixelmator, called Icon Awesome. It's based on the Front Awesome v4.3 Icon set. If you interested you can snag the download

2 2 weeks ago
I Cannot Save, Export, Or Close

I am using Pix 3.3... Limestone and have edited a few iPhoto exports. When I try to save, duplicate, export, rename or even close the app I receive an

2 4 weeks ago
Where can I download pixelmator without paying for it again?

Hi, First of all I want to thank you for a great product! The thing is that I bought pixelmator in december 2011 (version v2.0.1). Now after I have

5 4 weeks ago
Icons need to be bigger

I just downloaded your program. Great job on what you have done with it. I would like the icons to be a bit bigger. I have a hard time seeing them on

4 4 weeks ago
Everything is too small

Everything in PIxelmator is too small to use. I cannot see the tools to use them. All this hype about the program and I cannot use it because it is to

21 4 weeks ago
my pictures i try to use are not whole pictures only part of

I ve trying this program for a few days. when I first tried it the pictures i used exported to pixelmator showed the whole picture. now when I try to

3 4 weeks ago
Workflow with Lightroom (hidden and unchangeable suffix!)

Dear Pixelmator Team, I am mostly a happy user of Pixelmator, and I am very glad to see that Pixelmator is becoming more and more powerful. I am try

10 6 weeks ago
Image Management

I use and love Apple's Aperture, It does everything I need, when I need that little extra Pixelmator is where i go. I Plan on using Aperture until it

1 6 weeks ago
Pixelmator account on two computers?

I have Pixelmator 3.3.1 on a MacBook Pro with OS X 10.10.1. I am considering purchasing an iMac desktop on which I will want to add Pixelmator. Do I n

4 1 month ago
Pixelmator for iPhone

It would be great to have Pixelmator for iPhone and having it become a universal iOS application. There aren't any strong photo editing solutions to t

3 1 month ago
Not opening JEPEG and PNG files in pixelmator

I am working with some files to merge layers and I try to merge layer like in photoshop after that pixelmator is not opening Jepeg and png files , I h

1 1 month ago
Chinese Interface and Documentation

I work and live in Taiwan and PS is the king. I show my Taiwanese friends here how Pixelmator is a fast and easy tool and they agree. After I demo Pix

1 1 month ago
Question about multiple users on Mac

I'm relatively new to Mac, and am struggling to decide which photo editing software to use, with the loss of support for iPhoto and Aperture, I'm loat

1 1 month ago
Pixelmator portrait make up/tune up - as good as Photoshop

My first portrait with Pixelmator... and it toke me just 10 mins. Well, it toke me a bit more to realise how to split fine luminance and fine dark det

4 1 month ago
Pixelmator for iPad is amazing!

Hey Pixelmator team! I just wanted to share this with you guys as your work is impacting myself and others in such a positive way! I've been followi

1 1 month ago
Pixelmator files and graphics have disappeared!?

First off, Pixelmator is without question THE coolest app I've found in a LONG time, thanks so much! My problem is, I had to backdate my OS from Yos

2 1 month ago
Pixelmator manual ???

Where can i find the manual for PXM ? I had it on my mac but can not find it now that i have Yosemite. What happened? I found something in documents (

1 2 months ago
Pixelmator works with NVIDIA Maxwel cards and OS X 10.10.x

No GPU render problems/ artifacts anymore. You have to use the NVIDIA web drivers!

1 2 months ago
how do I copy and paste an image?

How do I copy and paste something in an image

1 3 months ago
Thank you very, very much.

This is going to be long and probably rambling so I’m going to apologize at the beginning, but I feel it is important to tell the entire story. I’

1 4 months ago
Pixelmator PSD issue

Hi, I loaded a PSD file into Pixelmator and exported the same image out, however it seems different in Unity as it the car seems to have lost the ref

1 4 months ago
Vignette Effect

Hello Pixelmator Team, If anyone on this team (like a Project Manager) follows this board, IMO one of the BIGGEST improvements you could make is to a

17 5 months ago
Wow! Am I Confused...

OK, sorry folks for this REALLY basic question... According to the Help file, I can remove tools from the Toolbox by right-clicking or Ctrl-clicking

2 5 months ago

How do I reset my text! As you can see in the picture my text is coming up like that, I think I did something to do with the layers! And don't know ho

4 5 months ago
effects not showing

I am very new to pixelmator. I am having a problem with many of the effects. The effect is not showing up on the photo. The control box opens and the

1 5 months ago
colors wont open in new iMac

I have tranferred my Pixelmator files from one iMac 10.9.5 to a new iMac 10.9.5, using a USB flash drive to transfer the files. The color libraries I

0 5 months ago
free trial

Mac is not letting me open the free trial stating that the identity of the developer cannot be determined. What do I do?

1 6 months ago
How do I merge or "stitch" images together ?

I am using the trial. WILL BUY if this can be done. I am not referring to a panorama merge. I am referring to having 2 or 3 images that are complete

1 6 months ago
editing text boxes

Ok, this is really silly! I can't seem to rotate my text boxes. I am following the instructions of the tutorial but it isn't working. Can anyone help

3 6 months ago
Ver. 3.2 30 Day Trial "Filters"

"Filters" does not appear in the menu bar. Any advice? Earl

1 7 months ago
Pixelation Issue

About a month ago or so, when I updated to Sandstone 3.2 I started having a pixelation problem editing any of my normal files. The palettes disappear

4 7 months ago
Delightful Interface

I have been hearing about Pixelmator and Acorn as great image editing programs for the mac but have not paid much attention until a few days back. I h

1 8 months ago
OS X Yosemite Icon

Hi! I used some shapes and created a OS X Yosemite-styled icon because icons. ^.^ anyways, here ya go iconupdate.pxm newicon.pxm

3 8 months ago

I want to Emboss a V shape to give it a high bevel... the reverse too would be helpful for giving an engraved look... please help!!!

1 8 months ago
Thank you for this wonderful app!

I have spent the last 13 years using Linux as my sole operating system. During that time I had used Inkscape and gimp with gimp being my primary artwo

1 8 months ago
Pixelmator crashes when using a saved file

Hi, I'm having this weird problem that I desperately need you to help me with. I'm trying to open a Pixelmator file. The file opens fine however when

1 8 months ago
Floor plan dimensions

Hi. I'm trying to create a realistic floor plan of our house and garden using Pixelmator but I'm having trouble figuring out how to configure the dime

1 3 weeks ago
I feel tricked into buying this. Useless for drawing.

I am sorry to say, but this app is completely useless for drawing. There are two reasons for this: 1. Drawing multiple time on the same spot should l

5 8 months ago
Pixelmator 3.2 Sandstone Out Now!

Hey everyone! The entire team is happy to bring you a new Pixelmator 3.2 Sandstone update. It comes with several cool new features, like the all-new

5 9 months ago
locally cache third

Please locally cache (and cron) third party interweb toolkits/resources instead of endangering my privacy directly loading third party content such as

0 9 months ago
Licence key when changing laptops

Hello, I bought this (not via app store), and my laptop was damaged, the insurance company has replaced it but I'm not sure where my licence key is.

2 9 months ago


5 10 months ago
I can't download Pixelmator

I bought pixelmator about a year ago and my mac had to get restored, now it won't let me download the app either though I am still connected to the sa

2 10 months ago
How to turn photo into a coloring page?

How do I turn a photo into a coloring page. I need to turn my daughter's photo into a coloring page for her to give to her dad for Father's Day. Help

1 10 months ago
Apple ID has changed since I purchased Pixelmator. I can't apply latest update because it's under an old Apple ID. I no

3 10 months ago

I got PixelMator years ago, at version 1.6.7 as part of a bundle. I've been trying to update it ever since, but all I ever get when I run the updater

1 10 months ago

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