How does automatic selection work in procreate?

Select sections of your artwork in an instant. Tap the Selection button to bring up the Selection toolbar. Tap Automatic. Now you can tap other areas on your canvas and Automatic mode will add them to your selection.

How do I change the selection threshold in procreate?

Adjust. Change the threshold of your selection to take in more or less of your chosen area. Tap to select an area, then Tap and Hold to invoke Selection Threshold. Drag your finger left or right to adjust the threshold of the selection.

How do you move in procreate without resizing?

If you want to just move the entire contents of the layer then skip to step 4.

  1. Tap on letter ‘S’ This is the selection tool. …
  2. Tap on ‘Freehand’ category. …
  3. Circle the objects you want to move. …
  4. Tap the Mouse icon. …
  5. Move your objects around with Apple Pencil. …
  6. Tap the Mouse icon to save changes.

How do I automatically select an area in procreate?

Select sections of your artwork in an instant. Tap the Selection button to bring up the Selection toolbar. Tap Automatic. Now you can tap other areas on your canvas and Automatic mode will add them to your selection.

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How do you cut a selection in procreate?

To cut in Procreate, make sure that your desired layer is highlighted, or you’ve used the select tool to select your desired elements. Swipe up with 3 fingers to access the copy and paste menu and click Cut. You can also click on the wrench to open the Actions tab and click the Cut button there.

Can you select by color in procreate?

To select a color to work with, follow these steps: Press and hold down with your finger where you want to pull the color from. You’ll see a circle take on your color. Wait for the color to appear in the color selection tool in the top-right corner of the screen.

How do you lasso select in procreate?

If you just want to move one area instead of the layer, still select the “squiggle” tool (third circle on the left) and make sure “Freehand” is selected at the bottom. Select the area you want to move and select the “Move” tool (fourth circle). Then drag/move selected area. Thanks!

How do you rotate in procreate?

You can rotate the selected area by dragging the green coloured node(the rotation node) located on the top centre of the selection. You can also use 2 fingers to rotate and scale the selected area at the same time.

How do I copy a selected area in procreate?

Copying and Pasting a Single Element in Procreate

  1. Click the selection tool in your dashboard. It’s the 3rd one that looks like an “S.” …
  2. Choose the Freehand option and draw your selection around the element you want to copy and paste. …
  3. Choose the “Copy & Paste” button.
  4. Move your copied and pasted element, as needed.
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