Pixelmator Pro keyboard shortcuts

Pixelmator Pro

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

Zoom in

⌘ Cmd + -

Zoom out

⌘ Cmd + 0

Zoom to fit

βŒ₯ 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

βŒ₯ Option + ↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + S

Save an existing image as a new image

⌘ Cmd + E

Export an image

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + N

Create an empty new layer

β¬… Backspace

Delete selected layer(s)

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + A

Select all layers

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + E

Merge selected layers

βŒ₯ Option + ↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + E

Merge all layers

⌘ Cmd + G

Group layers

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + G

Ungroup layers

⌘ Cmd + ]

Bring selected layer(s) forward

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + [

Send selected layer(s) to the front

⌘ Cmd + 8

Bring selected layer(s) backward

βŒ₯ 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 βŒ₯ Option +
+
⌘ Cmd +
+

Disable alignment guides while moving or resizing

βŒ₯ Option +
+

drag a layer handle: Resize a layer from the center

↑   Shift +
+

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

βŒ₯ 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 15ΒΊ 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

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + L

Load the outline of a layer as a selection

βŒ₯ 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

βŒ₯ Option

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

↑   Shift + βŒ₯ 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 15ΒΊ angle

βŒ₯ Option +

Pick a color from your image

⌘ Cmd + β¬… Backspace

Fill layer with foreground color

βŒ₯ Option + β¬… Backspace

Fill layer with background color

βŒ₯ 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

βŒ₯ Option

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

βŒ₯ 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 + βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + I

View file info

⌘ Cmd + /

Show Info bar

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + T

Hide toolbar

Control + ⌘ Cmd + F

Enter fullscreen

⌘ Cmd + W

Close window

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + W

Close all windows

Control + β­Ύ Tab

Show Next Tab

Control + ↑   Shift + β­Ύ Tab

Show Previous Tab

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd + \

View All Tabs

⌘ Cmd + `

Cycle through windows

⌘ Cmd + M

Minimize window

βŒ₯ Option + ⌘ Cmd + M

Minimize all windows

⌘ Cmd + H

Hide Pixelmator

βŒ₯ 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: pixelmator.com

Last update: 11 Nov 2019

Shortcut count: 114

How easy to press shortcuts: 80%

Platform detected: macOS

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