Pixelmator Pro keyboard shortcuts

Pixelmator Pro

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
8 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 + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

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

↑   Shift + +

Change brush hardness

↑   Shift + -

Cycle through blending modes

Mouse left click + Mouse movement

drag a layer handle: Resize a layer

↑   Shift + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Duplicate a layer

or ⌥ Option + Mouse left click + Mouse movement
⌘ Cmd + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

Disable alignment guides while moving or resizing

⌥ Option + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

drag a layer handle: Resize a layer from the center

↑   Shift + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

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

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Constrain the aspect ratio when resizing a layer from the center

Control + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

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

⌘ Cmd + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

drag a layer handle: Rotate a layer

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + Mouse movement + Mouse left click

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

↑   Shift + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

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 + Mouse left click

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

Mouse double click

(Doubleclick a brush) Open brush settings

↑   Shift + Mouse left click

Paint straight lines

↑   Shift + Mouse movement

Paint vertical or horizontal lines

,

Navigate through brushes

or .
[

Increase or decrease brush size

or ]
↑   Shift + [

Change brush hardness

or ↑   Shift + ]
↑   Shift + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

drag gradient: Constrain gradient to 15º angle

⌥ Option + Mouse left click

Pick a color from your image

⌘ Cmd + ⬅ Backspace

Fill layer with foreground color

⌥ Option + ⬅ Backspace

Fill layer with background color

⌥ Option + Mouse left click

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 (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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