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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