Ivor O’Connor

January 18, 2009

Portable Gimp

Filed under: Portable Apps — Tags: , — ioconnor @ 6:28 am

I’m not using portable apps yet but I plan on doing so in the future. I like the idea of having all my favorite apps configured and ready to use as I expect them regardless of the host I’m working on. I’ll start keeping track of portable apps.

GIMP Portable 2.6.4 Released

Submitted by John T. Haller on January 15, 2009 – 3:20pm

GIMP logoGIMP Portable 2.6.4 has been released. GIMP Portable is the full-featured GIMP image and photo editor bundled with a PortableApps.com launcher as a portable app, so you can edit your photos and images on the go. This new release updates the included GIMP to the latest release. GIMP Portable Help, GIMP Portable Background Window and GIMP Portable Photoshop Layout are also available. It’s packaged in PortableApps.com Format so it can easily integrate with the PortableApps.com Suite. Best of all, it’s open source and completely free.

Read on for more details…


GIMP Portable ScreenshotThe GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It has many capabilities. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc. Learn more about the GIMP…

GIMP Portable Background Window 2.1.3 and Photoshop Layout

GIMP Portable Extras ScreenshotTwo extras that enhance GIMP Portable are also available: GIMP Portable Photoshop Layout and GIMP Portable Background Window. The Photoshop Layout add-on adjusts GIMP’s dock/toolbox to more closely approximate the layout of Adobe Photoshop. The Background Window plugin allows GIMP to occupy a single window. The background plugin does contain known bugs and is unsupported but should still be useful to many users.


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