View Full Version : Quick way to change brush size
01 January 2004, 10:06 PM
Is there a shortcut or plugin that would allow you to quickly change brush sizes, without going up to the slider?
01 January 2004, 10:15 PM
The left bracket key will take the brush down in size, the right bracket key will increase size, similar to photoshop. mokba
01 January 2004, 10:19 PM
is there a way to change what keys to use? I'm thinking it would be easier if the brush changing keys were done to the bottom left of my keyboard. I see a customize keys option, but it only lists the F keys.
01 January 2004, 11:27 PM
The function keys are it for now. The ability to remap more keys is still on the wish list for painter. sorry, mokba
01 January 2004, 03:27 AM
In the future, please try to follow this: http://www.cgtalk.com/forumdisplay.php?s=&forumid=112
01 January 2004, 07:49 PM
There is a key-mouse combo to changes the size of the brush as well. Hold down ctrl-alt-shift and click drag the pen, a little circle will pop up that you can made bigger/smaller.
01 January 2004, 09:09 PM
One way to change brush size with keys in the lower left corner of the keyboard is to:
Hold down the Ctrl/Command+Shift+Alt/Option keys and drag outward to increase brush size or drag inward to decrease brush size.
Use the [ key to decrease brush size and use the ] key to increase brush size.
Using this second method, you can set the size increments in Edit > Preferences > General.
Hold down those keys to continuously change brush size until you let go.
01 January 2006, 03:00 AM
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