Flood Select Tool Flood Select Tool

The Flood Select Tool enables you to select pixels of a similar colour.

Pixels added to a selection are determined by the colour of the pixel or adjacent pixels under the tool when you click or drag across the page, respectively. The dragging operation controls the selection tolerance, i.e. how much the selection will grow to encompass pixels of similar colour values under the cursor.


The following settings can be adjusted from the context toolbar:

About selection modes

The four modes available from the context toolbar affect how your selection develops.