Quite often I open a jpg file directly in Pixelmator and add layers.
When I File > Save the file, the layers are gone.
The problem is, it remains a flattened a jpg.
To add to the problem, there is no Save As....
Meaning, I can't even convert it into a .pxm file if I wanted to.
The only way around it is to:
1) When I start, Copy and Paste the original jpg into a new file, or
2) Copy and Paste all the layers into a new file.
Am I missing something?
I guess what is most surprising is the lack of a Save As... menu item
(BTW, this is no problem for me personally, but when 30 High School students loose their layers some of them loose their .....)