I am trying to download GIMP from ubuntu apps directory. When i click on download it opens a windows launch application window. What do I have to do for that?Do I need to download an application for this application.

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    select /usr/bin/software-center – Avinash Raj May 13 '14 at 10:22
  • What's the download link that you're using? – Parto May 13 '14 at 10:24

It's easier to open the Ubuntu Software Center and install Gimp from there.

Otherwise follow Avinash Raj's comment.


You just need to select the Ubuntu Software Center to open apt links:

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Click on "Choose..." and type the full path /usr/bin/software-center in the location field (Click on the small pen if it's not visible):

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