Move Tool

You can select the Move tool Move tool icon with V key or using Ctrl key (or on Mac OS X).

This tool is useful to move the xy-position of a cel.


  • You cannot move the Background layer.
  • Use Shift () key to lock x- or y-axis.

Select and Move Layers

When you use Ctrl (or ) key and Left click, the Move tool is selected with the Auto Select Layer option checked:

Autoselect option

This option allows you to select and move layers in a quickly way:

Autoselect preview

Move Multiple Cels

You can move several cels at the same time using the timeline and the sprite editor together:

  1. Select multiple cels in the timeline, and then
  2. Move the cel in the sprite editor.

Move multiple cels