I just started using Photoshop CS6 because i needed to make a design for an application. I wanted to use the rectanglure marquee tool to messure the height and width of an square in pixels but instead the tool is showing it in centimeters, like this:

The tool is showing the height and width in cm and i want that it show it in pixels. How can I do this?


Press Ctrl+R to bring up the ruler. Then right-click the ruler and select pixels.

  • The OP wants to make the measurements in pixels, not centimeters. How does this accomplish that?
    – user
    Aug 20 '14 at 7:20
  • That works the same way. Pixels is an option as well.
    – krowe
    Aug 20 '14 at 7:20
  • Thanks for the help, i will mark it as an awnser as soon as i can Aug 20 '14 at 7:21

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