Flood Select Tool Flood Select Tool

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

Pixels added to a selection are determined by the color 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 color 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.