PaintShop Pro Tools

Overview of the Tools Toolbar

This tutorial provides an overview of PaintShop Pro’s Tools toolbar, where you will find all the key tools for basic to advanced photo editing tasks.

How to Pan in PaintShop Pro

Learn how pan in PaintShop Pro using the Pan tool, the Overview palette, and time-saving keyboard shortcuts to move around on your image.

How to Zoom in PaintShop Pro

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to use the Zoom tool in PaintShop Pro to zoom in and out while you are editing your images and photos.

How to Use the Pick Tool in PaintShop Pro

Learn the basics of selecting and moving objects with the Pick tool in PaintShop Pro, plus transformation options like rotate, resize, and shear.

How to Use the Move Tool in PaintShop Pro

This tutorial will show you how to use the Move tool to move multiple elements or layers together as one on your PaintShop Pro canvas.

Introduction to Selection Tools

In this introductory tutorial you’ll learn the basics of using PaintShop Pro’s Selection tools to create regular and irregular shaped selections.

How to Use the Magic Wand Selection Tool

Learn how to use the Magic Wand selection tool in PaintShop Pro to select an object, and how to adjust the various settings to achieve a perfect selection.

Making a Fine-detail Selection

Learn how to use PaintShop Pro’s Smart Selection tool and Edit Selection mode to create a fine-detail selection, then remove and replace the background.

Sampling and Selecting Colors with the Dropper Tool

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to use PaintShop Pro’s Dropper tool to sample a foreground or background color from any open image.

How to Use the Object Remover in PaintShop Pro

Learn how to use PaintShop Pro’s Object Remover tool to remove people or objects and replace with source material from another part of your photo.

How to Use the Scratch Remover Tool in PaintShop Pro

Learn how to use the Scratch Remover tool in PaintShop Pro to easily remove scratches, cracks, and other linear elements from your photos.

How to Use the Eraser Tool

In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to use PaintShop Pro’s Eraser tool to erase unwanted areas of your photo to transparency or semi-transparency.

How to Use the Flood Fill Tool

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Flood Fill tool in PaintShop Pro to fill areas of your images with colors, gradients, or patterns.

How to Use the Color Changer Tool

This tutorial will show you how to use the Color Changer tool in PaintShop Pro to change the color of an object or a selected area in your image.

Creating Gradients in PaintShop Pro

See how you can create and adjust gradient fills quickly and easily with the Gradient Fill tool in PaintShop Pro.

How to Use the Picture Tube Tool

PaintShop Pro’s Picture Tube tool allows you to stamp a graphic onto your image with a single click, or even spray a number of graphics to create a streamer effect.

How to Use the Shape Tools

Learn how to use PaintShop Pro’s shape tools to create and customize rectangles, ellipses, and polygons, plus preset shapes like callouts and arrows.

How to Use the Pen Tool in PaintShop Pro

Learn how to use the Pen tool in PaintShop Pro to create lines and curves using different line modes and adjusting the various tool option settings.

Enhancing Photos with the Burn and Dodge Tools

Learn how to make subtle enhancements to your photos, using the Burn and Dodge tools to brighten eyes and enhance other facial features.