Slices Layer

“Slices” are smaller areas of your drawing you can set for export. See Export to learn more about exporting slices. Slices are optional for export. Slices are always aligned to the pixel grid.

Adding Slices

Drawing a slice is similar to drawing a rectangle.

  1. Click the Slices Layer to make active.
  2. Choose the Slices tool and draw the slice.

Editing Slices

Slices can be edited directly.

  1. Click the Slices Layer to make active.
  2. Choose the Select Slices tool. Click the tab (or edge) of a slice to select it. Hold the shift key while selecting to select multiple slices.
  3. To resize a slice, drag the lower right handle of a slice, or edit its width and height in the Geometry Tab.
  4. Alternatively, use the Geometry Tab to edit the selected slice X/Y location, dimensions, name, or color.

 

RELATED TOPIC: See Export to learn more about exporting slices.