Flip an Image in the GIMP App

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    You should have GIMP open and an image ready to use
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    You can refer to our other tutorials to find out exactly how to do that.
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    First, come to "Toolbox" and double-click the "Flip" tool
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    You can also press "Shift" + "F" if the "Tool Options" window is opened.
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    You can click "Horizontal" or "Vertical" in the "Tool Options" area
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    Let's click "Horizontal".
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    The "Flip" tool can also be found at the top by clicking "Tools" in the menu
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    Then, move the cursor to "Transform Tools"
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    Then, click "Flip"
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    This will change the cursor into an arrow pointing in two directions.
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    Click the image
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    The image will be flipped horizontally. Alternatively, just press "Ctrl" and click the image. The image will be flipped in the other two directions.
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    Click "Vertical" in the "Tool Options"
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  9. 9
    Click the image to flip it
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    Alternatively, just press "Ctrl" and click the image. The image will be flipped in the other two directions.
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