GIMP is very rich in features and has a creative toolbar. It recognizes multiple file-formats including GIF, JPEG, PNG, and TIFF. So for photographers, it is a versatile tool. Today here we are going to discuss “How to Install GIMP on Windows 10“.
We can say that GIMP is the best alternative for Adobe Photoshop. It provides almost all features which we get on Adobe Photoshop. Moreover, It has almost the same user interface as Adobe Photoshop has and the same tools.
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How To Install GIMP on Windows 10
This section will explain how to download and install GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) on Windows 10. Here we also included a video tutorial, if you find difficulties to follow the steps mentioned below.
Step 1: Open browser and visit gimp.org
Step 2: On the website, you will get the download button with the latest version number. Example “Download 2.10.14”, just click on it and you’ll be redirected to the download page. On the download page, there are two options “Download GIMP via BitTorrent” and “Download GIMP Directly”.
Note:- We will suggest you, go with the direct download link. It will directly download the software.
Step 3: After the download is completed, open the software and select “Install of All Users“.
Note:- You can also select “Install for me only” if you want to install the software for you only. Now if you have multiple users register on your computer then select “Install of All Users“.
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Step 4: Now select your language and click on “OK“.
Step 5: Now if you want to customize the installation then click on Customize, accept the GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE and click “Next“. Or else click on “Install“.
Step 6: Select your installation location and click “Next“
Step 7: Select the components you want to install; clear the components you do not want to install. Click “Next” when you are ready to continue.
Step 8: Select “Create a Desktop icon“, review the installation and click on “Install“. The installation process will take some time, so wait until the installation completely.
Now the GIMP Image Editor is ready to use. If you are new to GIMP and you want to learn GIMP then on the official web you will also find tutorials on “How to Use GIMP”.