Freeform Pen: How to Control the Number of Points?

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2018-01-29 20:34:28

In Pixelmator Original, drawing a freeform shape with the Freeform Pen Tool was very intuitive - never adding more points than necessary to realize the shape you were drawing.

In Pixelmator Pro, drawing a freeform shape at a moderate pace produces a shape with far too many points to successfully edit in a timely fashion. As one slows down to end a shape by completing and closing that shape - a myriad of points are added near that closing point - making point deletion absolutely necessary.


Is there a way to control the number of points that are placed when using the Freeform Pen Tool?


Greg Smith