Text Resize Slider

What features would you like to see in Pixelmator Pro?
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2020-11-14 07:45:35

It would be great if there was an option to have the text size as a slider and not a drop-down. This is the biggest disruption of my workflow in almost any project I'm working on.

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2020-11-16 18:46:44

Agreed. Being able to slide to find what size fits would be a huge quality of life boost. I'm tired of guessing font size numbers.
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2020-11-16 22:58:27

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2020-11-19 13:32:50

YES INDEED! The missing slider is not good at all. The way it is now, it reminds me of Adobe! Ugh!

Also I would like the text tool and the styles tool to always be visible and side by side with color adjustments and effects. In EACH and EVERY workspace. (Are workspaces necessary?
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2020-11-20 13:09:32

As a perhaps not ideal workaround, you can Option-scroll the text size field to change the size of text.

We'll see what we can do about a slider!
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2020-11-20 16:44:28

Looking forward to the slider. In the meantime, thanks for the (not ideal) option tip!
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2020-11-28 11:59:07

+1 for a text slider.
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2020-12-20 05:06:33

+1 for a text slider as well.

For what it's worth, I like the FCPX-style draggable text fields next to the slider (similar functionality to @Andrius “workaround” - minus the option key) - which provides 3 ways of adjusting text size: Image

But I know I’ll love whatever you come up with! Thanks!
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2020-12-22 12:19:15

We're trying to see how we can get the best of all three worlds (steppers + text entry + slider) in one simple interface. It's a bit of a challenge but I think we'll get there.
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2020-12-22 12:31:39

Andrius! What would life be without challenges? AND, I know you'll make it!

You are an awesome team!

Merry Christmas!
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2020-12-22 12:34:25

by Republiken 2020-12-22 09:32:14 Merry Christmas!
And a Merry Christmas to you too!