How to disable text antialiasing

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2018-07-20 08:55:28

Hi!

I would like to turn off antialiasing for text. I know it makes it ugly but I have a very good reason: I'm working on a super low-res image where I can only use 8 colors. For this reason I want to disable all the grayscale and alpha pixels the anti-aliasing introduces.

In Gimp this is just a checkbox but I couldn't find an alternative in Pixelmator. This Gimp screenshot shows what I want to do:
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Is there an easy way to do this in Pixelmator? Since a lot of people use Pixelmator for pixel art I'd assume Pixelmator would support this in one way or another.

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