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Make Text Layer from PS remain functional

Title says it all. If layer styles are added in PS then one goes back to Painter we get an error message about unsupported effects or layers.
Deborah Kolesar about 2 years ago in New feature or functionality 0

Ability to export/import Palette Drawers

It would be helpful to be able to export and import Palette Drawers from Organizer
Dana Diamond about 2 years ago in New feature or functionality 1

Open .psb format

Ps introduced the new format .psb and only CSP seems to be able to open
paolo d'altan 11 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Timelapse Recording (like Procreate)

Procreate has an amazing feature that records all your brush strokes so that you can easily make a timelapse video. Here's a demo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_aLZ8-qgDw
Roxane Lapa 12 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Allow Opacity adjustment by Up/Down Key Combination

Currently, I am unable to adjust opacity of layers or strokes with my WACOM Intuos without specifying a keypress for each Opacity Value (0-9). In addition (or replacing) current Opacity control of a keyboard number, I propose an Opacity Up and Dow...
Scott Ott over 1 year ago in New feature or functionality 0

Autosave! Earlier versions had it, why not 2023? It's crazy.

Not only should it be a no-brainer, but Painter is prone to crashing...at least for me on Mac OS Ventura 13. If you don't remember to regularly save manually, you can lose hours-worth of work.
Guest over 1 year ago in New feature or functionality 0

Add color swatches to custom palettes

Custom Palettes are very useful to add brushes, painter commands, papers, Flow maps, even dabs, so you know how you created the image. But it would be helpful to add color swatches as well, because you can save the palette and remember the exact c...
Raquel Bigby about 2 years ago in New feature or functionality 0

saving to folders

When using Save as painter opens up the last opened folder rather than the folder associated with the file being saved. When using Save as, please could painter open the folder in which file is currently stored.
Andy Catling about 1 month ago in New feature or functionality 0

Make a Painter Essentials for Android

I think it would be great if Painter Essentials were made for Android phones. That way people with drawing/painting tablets can take the tablets anywhere and still be able to use Painter Essentials.
Guest 4 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Multiple dabs for a single brush

I think it would be nice to be able to use a list of dabs (ideally with customizable chance of each being used) instead of a single one. It would be especially useful for painterly brushes or brushes meant to fill in parts of the background rather...
Athanasios Papageorgopoulos 7 months ago in New feature or functionality 0