GIMP (short for the GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free software raster graphics editor. It is primarily employed as an image retouching and editing tool.

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“Separate” plug-in does not install for GIMP 2.0

I've followed the instructions below to install the separate plug-in for GIMP. The tar file was extracted in the ~/Downloads folder, copied the separate file to the corresponding plug-ings folder ...
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Gimp starts but then doesn't open (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS )

after having upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Gimp did keep working properly for some time. If I now open it (via either dash or terminal) it seems to start alright, the loading bar and everything is ...
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Is it possible to give an application window-control buttons which it currently does not have?

I don't know how possible this will be as I have programmed a lot before and have often set it so that programs are not able to be resized etc and making it so that it does not have certain ...
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How to install EPSON l210 scanner

I am trying to install the Epson scanner driver... I have extracted the tar.gz. file but on ./configure shows the error checking for GIMP - version >= 1.0.0... checking for gimp-config... no no ...
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How to Install gimp 2.8 on ubuntu?

I installed gimp 2.9.3,on my Ubuntu 15.10 but I saw that this version of Gimp have some bugs with tools like Cage Transform tool. I google the problem and after a while I decide to uninstall Gimp ...
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GIMP: How to assign a keyboard shortcut to “screenshot” function

How can I assign a keyboard shortcut to the function "screenshot" in GIMP Following preference -> configure keyboard shortcut I cannot find "screenshot in the list of actions". Ideally, a shortcut ...
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GIMP failed to uninstall

This is what I get when I try to uninstall GIMP: yoyo@yoyo-Inspiron-3521:~$ sudo apt-get remove gimp [sudo] password for yoyo: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Gimp does not respond when I use Cage Transform tool

When I use Cage Transform tool and I select the cage, the program works fine. But when I close the area, the program says "Transforming the region" (or something like that since I have Gimp in ...
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GIMP Installed But Not Listed In Available Programs

I recently installed Wily and the GIMP along with it. When I tried to associate it with the JPEG "external editor" in Shotwell, it wasn't available in the list. Using "Open With" on a JPEG from ...
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Is there any “Background Removal” Program in Ubuntu besides GIMP?

I need to remove background from images locally. I use photoshop in windows and GIMP in Linux but GIMP is too much for me for simple background removal purpose. Is there any easier alternatives for ...
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Monoprice Drawing Tablet MP1060-HA60

I've purchased this model 6814 tablet from Monoprice and am trying to use it in Gimp and Inkscape in 14.04. It seems that previously, there was a driver "wizardpen" for non-Wacom tablets which is no ...
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The blending tool doubt in GIMP, please help solve this situation?

I am new to GIMP and have an image that is 700x400 in size. I want to add a text to this image, but not on the image. So I went ahead and created a little bit of space on the right side of the image ...
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Can you change the menus in GIMP via a theme?

I want to change the content of the GIMP menus to make it a simpler application and hide all the advanced stuff that I never use. Is it possible to do this via a theme or does it require creating a ...
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Error when installing gimp from Ubuntu Software Center

Last night my internet connection was slow so I canceled Gimp installation (4.5 Mb/53Mb). But today when I try to click on Gimp install button in Ubuntu Software Center, this error came up "Requires ...
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gimp not loading in acer aspire es1-512 notebook

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my new lap of Acer Aspire ES1-512. When i try to open Gimp 2.8, it is not loading. It hangs. Please help me.
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gimp - How to move between input using 'tab' keyboard button?

It is possible to move between inputs using tab keyboard button? Now I cannot. Do I need to set anything? I have GIMP 2.8.14 on Lubuntu 14.04. See the picture
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Color adjustment for 100 jpg files: Fast workflow for save+next

I want to do manual color adjustment for 100 jpg files. The workflow I use at the moment works like this: open first jpg in gimp. do manual color adjustment. Either "auto" or "curves" save jpg ...
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How to apply “drop shadow” to anti-aliased text?

I have an image of anti-aliased text on a transparent background, and I want to apply the "drop shadow" effect as well. However, the shadows ignore the semi-transparent pixels inside the selection, ...
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Segmentation fault (core dumped) - GIMP

Running 15.10 / 32bit I tried to install Gimp via PPA / with sudo apt-get install gimp and with Software center too. Each time after I uninstalled gimp, I used Purge command. And each time i tried to ...
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How to transform an image into a cartoon from command line?

I would like to create this cartoon effect from photos just with the command line. Desired effect examples: Can you describe the process or give some hints to achieve this cartoon effect? Info: ...
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Package dependencies cannot be resolved when trying to install gimp in Ubuntu software center

The following packages have unmet dependencies: gimp: Depends: libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 (>= 2.24.1) but 2.30.7-0ubuntu1.2 is to be installed Depends: libc6 (>= 2.15) but 2.19-0ubuntu6.6 is to ...
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Gimp not starting issue

I recently upgraded my Ubuntu to 15.10. After upgrading, i was able to open Gimp. But after some days when i try to open Gimp (version 2.8.14), it stays at startup forever without any error and always ...
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Very strange bug in Unity (or less likely in Gimp and Skype) - some windows dont show anything

Sometimes when I start Gimp main window looks like this: After a few restarts of Gimp everything renders OK. Sometimes I can also reporduce this bug with Skype: In this case it helps just to ...
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Processing Nikon D5300 Raw images in Ubuntu

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and I have installed both UFRaw and DarkTable. but I have problem processing Nikon D5300 raw files (.nef). every raw image I open in both applications has a purple tint. I ...
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What viewer supports multiple different formats? [closed]

I am currently trying to make a Linux distro, that will primarily be used to recover, backup, restore, scan Mac/Windows/Linux machines. When I recover data, it's hard to tell if the images(and or ...
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Is there a tool in linux/gimp to dynamically layout a grid of images for scrapbook cutouts?

I'm looking for a tool that will layout images into grids dynamically without altering their proportions. The purpose would be to make cutting image printouts much faster for scrapbooking. I know a ...
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How can I change the ppi of an image in GIMP?

I want to transform the images (of any size) to A3 size and I am using GIMP? Its only showing the 72ppi option but I want to increase it to 330 or more than 72ppi. Its not showing any option to edit? ...
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Ubuntu boots straight to desktop

I created an install disk for Ubuntu 14.04.3 and for some reason, it is ONLY booting to desktop. When the GIMP2 screen comes up, I choose "Install Ubuntu" and it decides not to install, and go just ...
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How do you completely flip an image in GIMP 2.8?

I have a background image of pillars lined up in a curve. I would like to add some of these pillars in the foreground, but I need to flip the image for this. A horizontal flip doesn't do it because it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 64bit Cannot install Gimp

I am at the end with my knowledge. I cannot install Gimp of unmet Dependencies. I tried quite a lot but nothing. It is a fresh install on a Dell Latitude E6420. I added the ppa to the software center ...
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Gimp plugin Bimp - problem with config

I have problem with bimp plugin, its a gimp plugin for batch image manipulation [download link]. After installation its works only when i run gimp from terminal as root - when i run it from icon, ...
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Switching Desktops Causes Gimp to not see the Uc-Logic Tablet

The tablet (uc-logic athene M) works fine with gimp after choosing the "screen" option from "input devices". But if I switch to another desktop and come back to gimp, I can no longer draw anything on ...
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Lost gimp 'recent document list' after Ubuntu upgrade

On upgrading Ubuntu from 14.10 to 15.04 I had to reinstall some of my programs, one of which was the gimp. My system has the root directory in one partition and the home directory in a separate ...
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How I can uninstall without trace files from console? even with the program folder eg gimp uninstall

How I can uninstall without trace files from console? even with the program folder eg gimp uninstall i use sudo apt-get –purge remove gimp sudo apt-get clean gimp and nothig the folder still appear ...
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Gimp color tools don't work

When I try to run color modification tools like right-click -> Colors -> Colorize (or any of the color tools, Brightness / Contrast, Hue / Saturation, etc), nothing happens: When I click Colorize ...
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Gimp: Can't use fill bucket to fill selection

I have a small image file (a .gif file containing ) with a transparent background and some small red squares in the foreground. I would like to change the foreground colour from red to blue (RGB 0, ...
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DDS plugin for GIMP

So I'm tyring to install this DDS plug in for gimp. I've done it before, but on this fresh install of Ubuntu I'm failing. I extract the archive, then type make. This results in: ...
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Error interpreting JPEG image

I'm trying to upload pictures from a microSD and some pictures uploaded seamlessly, while others did not. All are '.jpg' files. When trying to open it I received the error: " "Error interpreting JPEG ...
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How to install GimpShop on Ubuntu 14.04 from Sourcefourge

I read this article on a replacement app for PhotoShop on Ubuntu and I followed the link which brought me to soureforge to download GimpShop. I downloaded the gimpshop-2.2.11.tar.bz2 file but how to ...
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How to put a box around something in GIMP?

This is a very simply question, but one that I have been struggling to find an answer to: How can I put a box outline around something in GIMP? So that you can easily circle (but with a rectangle or ...
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How to install bimp for gimp 2.8 on ubuntu?

$ sudo apt-get install libgimp2.0-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
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Error when try use Heal Selection

I`m using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I installed Gimp plugin, Resynthesizer from command suod apt-get install gimp-plugin-registry Why when I try using Heal Selection, occur the fallowing errors: Traceback ...
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Cannot “make” in terminal to install Gimp Deskew Plugin

I was installing deskew plugin for gimp and following instructions when this error came up: Now type 'make' to compile GIMP Deskew Plug-In. kunal@Kunal-Latitude-3540:~/gimp-deskew-plugin$ make ...
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How to get Shutter Edit feature to open images in GIMP?

I often take screenshots with Shutter, and after doing this, I sometimes wish to edit them, so I am forced to open GIMP and then find them in my file system to edit, as the built-in image editor in ...
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gimp: Some packages could not be installed ERROR

I am trying to install GIMP, I am getting the following error need help deepak@deepak-Latitude-E6400:~$ sudo apt-get install gimp Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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how to get insane bump working in gimp installed in ubuntu 14.04

i've followed this http://registry.gimp.org/node/28638 post and done everything without missing a single step, and i've did it many a times,but i don't actually get the option of insane bump in ...
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Is there a simple way to move selections in gimp for animation?

I am trying to make a overlay in gimp for videos, and I am wondering if their is a way to have gimp automatically slide a layer to the left slowly and export the frames automatically. I am trying to ...
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installed gimp but it doesn't open

I just installed gimp. It doesn't open if I click on it, it doesn't open if I do sudo gimp either. Im using Ubuntu 14 and Unity. Edit. Answer to comments. If I reinstall gimp (tried ...
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Gimp crashes in 15.04

From a command line start, gimp tries to start and load stuff, but then this: This is a development version of GIMP. Debug messages may appear here. (gimp:6339): Gimp-Widgets-CRITICAL **: ...
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Gimp Plugin Mixing Images

Hi. I have a qustion about a gimp plugin and where, if, I can find it. As you can see, in the image bellow there is a printed image. On one side the printed image is normal, on the other it it's ...