Pixelmator Pro keyboard shortcuts

Pixelmator Pro

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
15 months ago
- Shortcuts
⌘ Cmd + +

Zoom in

⌘ Cmd + -

Zoom out

⌘ Cmd + 0

Zoom to fit

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + 0

View actual size

Z

Select Zoom tool

S

Style

V

Arrange

L

Free Selection

M

Rectangular Selection

Y

Elliptical Selection

W

Color Selection

Q

Quick Selection

B

Paint

E

Erase

N

Color Fill

G

Gradient Fill

R

Repair

U

Rectangle Shape

P

Pen

T

Type

C

Color Adjustments

F

Effects

C

Crop

K

Slice and Save for Web

⌘ Cmd + N

Create a new image

⌘ Cmd + O

Open an image

⌘ Cmd + S

Save an image

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + S

Duplicate an image

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + S

Save an existing image as a new image

⌘ Cmd + E

Export an image

⌘ Cmd + Z

Undo last action

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + Z

Redo last action

⌘ Cmd + X

Cut

⌘ Cmd + C

Copy

⌘ Cmd + V

Paste

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + V

Paste and match style

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + D

Duplicate layer or selected area

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + N

Create an empty new layer

⬅ Backspace

Delete selected layer(s)

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + A

Select all layers

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + E

Merge selected layers

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + E

Merge all layers

⌘ Cmd + G

Group layers

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + G

Ungroup layers

⌘ Cmd + ]

Bring selected layer(s) forward

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + [

Send selected layer(s) to the front

⌘ Cmd + 8

Bring selected layer(s) backward

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + ]

Send selected layer(s) to the back

⌘ Cmd +
+

drag the layer: Move a layer while any tool is active

↑   Shift + +

Change brush hardness

↑   Shift + -

Cycle through blending modes

+

drag a layer handle: Resize a layer

↑   Shift +
+

Duplicate a layer

or ⌥ Option +
+
⌘ Cmd +
+

Disable alignment guides while moving or resizing

⌥ Option +
+

drag a layer handle: Resize a layer from the center

↑   Shift +
+

drag a layer handle: Constrain the aspect ratio when resizing a layer

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift +
+

Constrain the aspect ratio when resizing a layer from the center

Control +
+

click the layer: Open the shortcut menu for the selected layer

⌘ Cmd +
+

drag a layer handle: Rotate a layer

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd +
+

drag a layer handle: Rotate a layer in 15º steps

↑   Shift +
+

drag a layer: Move a layer in a straight or diagonal line

⌘ Cmd + A

Select the entire image

⌘ Cmd + D

Deselect an active selection

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + I

Invert a selection

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + L

Load the outline of a layer as a selection

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + R

Turn on Refine Selection

⌘ Cmd + C

Copy a selected area

⌘ Cmd + X

Cut a selected area

⌘ Cmd + V

Paste a selected area

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + D

Duplicate a selected area

↑   Shift

(Press and hold the Shift key after starting a selection) Constrain selection to a circle or a square

↑   Shift

(Hold down the Shift key before starting to select) Add to a selection

⌥ Option

(Hold down the Option key before starting to select) Subtract from a selection

↑   Shift + ⌥ Option

(Hold down the Shift and Option key before starting to select) Intersect a selection

D

Reset foreground and background colors to white and black

X

Switch between foreground and background color

↑   Shift +

Paint or erase a straight line

↑   Shift

(Press and hold the Shift key before starting to paint) Paint or erase a vertical or horizontal line

(Doubleclick a brush) Open brush settings

↑   Shift +

Paint straight lines

↑   Shift +

Paint vertical or horizontal lines

,

Navigate through brushes

or .
[

Increase or decrease brush size

or ]
↑   Shift + [

Change brush hardness

or ↑   Shift + ]
↑   Shift +
+

drag gradient: Constrain gradient to 15º angle

⌥ Option +

Pick a color from your image

⌘ Cmd + ⬅ Backspace

Fill layer with foreground color

⌥ Option + ⬅ Backspace

Fill layer with background color

⌥ Option +

Set clone source

U

Draw a rectangle shape

↑   Shift

Press and hold the Shift key before starting to draw: Unite a shape with the selected shape

⌥ Option

Press and hold the Option key before starting to draw: Subtract a shape from the selected shape

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift

Press and hold the Option and Shift key before starting to draw: Intersect a shape with the selected shape

⌘ Cmd + ,

Show Pixelmator Pro preferences

↑   Shift + ⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + I

View file info

⌘ Cmd + /

Show Info bar

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + T

Hide toolbar

Control + ⌘ Cmd + F

Enter fullscreen

⌘ Cmd + W

Close window

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + W

Close all windows

Control + ⭾ Tab

Show Next Tab

Control + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Show Previous Tab

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + \

View All Tabs

⌘ Cmd + `

Cycle through windows

⌘ Cmd + M

Minimize window

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + M

Minimize all windows

⌘ Cmd + H

Hide Pixelmator

⌥ Option + ⌘ Cmd + H

Hide others

⌘ Cmd + P

Print

⌘ Cmd + Q

Quit Pixelmator Pro


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Program information

Program name: Pixelmator Pro Pixelmator Pro (Imaging)

Pixelmator is an graphic editor for macOS. Pixelmator is based on ImageMagick and provides features such as layer based editing, selection tools and filters.

Web page: https://www.pixelmator.com

Shortcut count: 114

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