Open the GIMP Program

Edited by Freya, VisiHow, Eng

You're watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, we're going to show you how to open GIMP in Windows 7.


Steps

  1. 1
    Click the Windows start icon in the bottom-left corner. The "GIMP" icon may appear as one of your recently used programs.
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  2. 2
    If GIMP is not on the list, type "GIMP" into your Windows search bar.
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  3. 3
    Click "GIMP 2" when it appears. It will begin to load. The GIMP window will be open. There is "Toolbox" to the left. There might be the layers window on the right-hand side.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  4. 4
    You can click and drag the background space window by the border. You can move it around.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  5. 5
    To maximize your workspace, if it is small, simply click the square icon in the top right-hand corner of the window.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help

This is a VisiHow tutorial, and we've just shown you how to open GIMP on Windows 7. If you have any questions of comments regarding this tutorial or the program used, just add them to the section below. Thank you for choosing VisiHow!

Was this helpful? Yes | No| I need help

Video: Open the GIMP Program

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.

User Reviews

There is no user reviews.

Article Info

Categories : Software

Recent edits by: VisiHow, Freya

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 206 times.

Did this article help you?
 
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No