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Shortcuts

caution

This doc is for version <0.1.5.0. PixiEditor now display shortcuts inside editor. Use Help -> Shortcuts for latest data.

There are many shortcuts in PixiEditor, you can find most of them here.

Tools

Hold any of the following shortcuts to use it temporarily, release to switch back to the original one.

  • B - Pen
  • E - Earser
  • O - ColorPicker
  • R - Rectangle
  • C - Circle
  • L - Line
  • G - Bucket
  • U - Brightness
  • V - Move
  • M - Select
  • H - Move Viewport Tool
  • Z - Zoom

Editor

  • Scroll Mouse Button - Move Viewport (Switch to Move Viewport Tool)
  • Scroll Wheel - Zoom Viewport
  • X - Swap Colors
  • Ctrl + Z - Undo
  • Ctrl + Y - Redo
  • Ctrl + A - Select All
  • Ctrl + D - Deselect
  • Ctrl + C - Copy Selection
  • Ctrl + V - Paste
  • Ctrl + J - Duplicate Selection
  • Ctrl + X - Cut Selection
  • Delete - Delete selected pixels
  • Ctrl + Shift + I - Resize Document
  • Ctrl + Shift + C - Resize Canvas
  • ] - Increase tool size by 1
  • [ - Decrease tool size by 1
  • F11 - Maximize window

File

  • Ctrl + O - Open File
  • Ctrl + Shift + Alt + S - Export File
  • Ctrl + S - Save File
  • Ctrl + Shift + S - Save File as...
  • Ctrl + N - New File

Tools specific shortcuts

Shape Tools

  • Left Mouse Button + Shift - Makes shape even

Move Tool

  • Left Mouse Button + Ctrl - Move all Layers

Brightness Tool

  • Left Mouse Button + Ctrl - Darken pixel