The Info Window

The General Tab

Dimension (w x h)

Shows the image height and width both in pixels and in the current unit.


Shows the current resolution.

Scale Ratio

Shows the current zoom factor.

Display Type

Shows the current image mode.

Visual Class

Shows the visual class of your display.

Visual Depth

Shows the visual depth of your display.

The Extended Tab

Shows you the current pixel value while you move the pointer over the image without pressing any buttons. In effect, it is a color picker that does not affect the current color. Instead it gives you the pixel value regardless of the current tool or color. For information on how to interpret the pixel value, see the Color Picker tool.

Additional Information

Default Keyboard Shortcut: Shift-Ctrl-I