How to Download and Install GIMP on Windows 11

By Ajoy Kumar 4 Min Read
How to Download and Install GIMP on Windows 11

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 Download and Install GIMP on Windows 11“. 

We can say that GIMP is the best alternative for Adobe Photoshop. It provides almost all the features that we get on Adobe Photoshop. Moreover, It has almost the same user interface as Adobe Photoshop has and the same tools.

How to Download GIMP on Windows 11

This section will explain how to download GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) on Windows 11. Here we also included a video tutorial, if you find it difficult to follow the steps mentioned below.

Step 1: Open the browser and visit

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.

How to Install GIMP on Windows 11

Now let us discuss how you can install GIMP on Windows 11. For that, follow the following steps:

Step 1: 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 yourself only. Now if you have multiple users registered on your computer then select “Install of All Users“.

Step 2: Now select your language from the drop-down menu and click on “OK“.

Step 3: Now if you want to customize the installation then click on Customize, or else click on “Install“. Now accept the GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE, and click “Next“.

Step 4: Select your installation location where you want to install by clicking on “Browse“. Or else keep it default and click “Next“.

Step 5: Now from the drop-down select “Full installation” and 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 6: Select “Create a Desktop icon“, review the installation and click on “Install“. The installation process will take some time, so wait until the installation is complete.


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”.

That’s it, this is how you can download and install GIMP on Windows 11. I hope this article was helpful to you. If you liked the article then you can share it with your friends.

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