Jump to content

Layer problem - Can't select other layer (SOLVED=active selection)


Recommended Posts

Hello all, I'm a new user. Been using Paint.net for a couple years without problem, but this is one big headscratcher.

So basically my problem is this : with a simple yellow background, I import new images as layers for a video project I'm working on. There's the Google logo image, for instance. The problem is that if I try to select the background and not the imported layer, paint.net seems to... refuse. The background layer will be highlighted correctly as though it's the active layer, but I can't make any changes to it.

I'm really stumped. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

 

UPDATE : Okay, so I just needed to Deselect (CTRL+D). I'm sorry for posting a subject that resolved itself. I'll try not to do that in the future.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

That's OK Dissentrix. A lot of users are thrown a curve ball by having an active selection :)

 

I'll flag this as "Solved".

 

Welcome to the forum :smile:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...