Crop Image in GIMP Application

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    You should have the program open and an image ready to use
    You can refer to our other tutorials to find out exactly how to do that.
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    To begin, click one of your selection tools
    It can be either the rectangle or the circle.
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    Then click and drag the area you want to crop to select it
    You can hold "Shift" to select with squares or circles. A small trail of dotted lines will appear. You can deselect the area with "Esc".
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    Next, click "Image"
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    Click "Crop to Selection"
    The image is cropped.
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