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  1. Wacom tablets pressure support

    Add ability to use pressure information from Wacom tablet pen.
    Useful for Wacom graphic tablets and TabletPCs.

    239 votes
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    • open .pdn and .psd files.

      being able to open paint.net files and psd files in Pinta would be extremely useful

      197 votes
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      • Add color selection wheel to color palette.

        This will let you more easily select a wide range of colors instead of having to mess with the palette size.

        180 votes
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        • 124 votes
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          • Import PSD files

            We know it's reverse engineering, but it's a feature that is crucial.

            111 votes
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            • Free transform

              We need to be able to resize and rotate individual layers

              97 votes
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              • 97 votes
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                • Curved line support

                  when you use the tool line you can bend it in several places

                  77 votes
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                  • Animated Gif

                    Like it's in GIMP. Open gif's and see the layers, save as a animation (gif)

                    74 votes
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                    • Move Selected Pixels mode must also allow resize of selected content

                      The first thing I missed within seconds of using ver 1.1 was that I could not adjust the size of the content inside the selected area as I often do after pasting a cut image from an external source. This is one of my most frequently used features in Paint.NET The Move Selected Pixels Mode should have handles to allow resizing of the selection and its contents before pasting.

                      72 votes
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                      • Display size of selection area in pixels

                        I'd like to see a UI element that displays both absolute and
                        relative positioning of a selection box.

                        For example, when I draw a rectangle selection box, I should be able to see the height and width of the box itself in addition to the absolute positioning of the corners within the overall canvas.

                        Paint.NET displays this information in the status bar (which isn't in Pinta). Seashore.app displays a "DeltaX/DeltaY". Gimp displays it in
                        the status bar during select and in the Rectangle Select tool window.

                        This feature is great for people that do front-end web development that need to…

                        64 votes
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                        • Support 8-bit Alpha Transparent PNG images

                          8-bit PNGs with alpha transparency are images that can contain semi transparent pixels, unlike regular 8-bit PNGs. The main advantages over 32-bit PNGs is that they take up less space, and degrade more gracefully with IE6.
                          Few editing tools support them, for some reason.

                          More info:
                          http://blogs.sitepoint.com/png8-the-clear-winner/
                          http://www.communitymx.com/content/article.cfm?cid=E4024

                          64 votes
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                          • 61 votes
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                            • Antialiased selections

                              Exactly like described here:
                              http://blog.getpaint.net/2012/04/08/new-features-for-paint-net-4-0/ in the "Antialiased Selections" part. Would be awesome!!

                              51 votes
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                              • Rotate selection

                                As in Paint.NET, by moving mouse while holding right mouse button.

                                43 votes
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                                • Add printing option to Pinta

                                  Add printing option to Pinta like File | Print.
                                  More info at bug tracker: https://bugs.launchpad.net/pinta/+bug/728426

                                  36 votes
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                                  • Add Gradient Transparency Mode

                                    When selecting gradient a second option to use transparency mode is available to allow gradient from solid colour to transparent. Really usefull tool from Paint.Net

                                    33 votes
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                                    • Optional Statusbar with information and images properties.

                                      On statusbar: Images width, height, colors and width, height for selection.

                                      32 votes
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                                      • 25 votes
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                                        • 21 votes
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