GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a freely distributed software for manipulating images. We can easily optimize the image, convert their type using GIMP. It provides the power and flexibility to designers to transform images into truly unique creations. GIMP is the cross platforms application and available for Linux, Windows, MAC OS, and FreeBSD etc. This article will help you to install the latest Gimp on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal LTS Linux system.
A running Ubuntu 20.04 Desktop system with sudo privileged account access.
Step 1 – Installing GIMP
Login to your Ubuntu desktop system and add an external apt repository in your system to install Gimp on Ubuntu 20.04 system. Run the following set of commands for installing Gimp on Ubuntu system.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp sudo apt install gimp
Step 2 – Access GIMP Application
Type “gimp” on system terminal or use Gimp launcher icon to start application.
Step 3- Uninstall GIMP
If you no longer need of Gimp and want to remove from your system, Use the following command to remove all Gimp application and associated data from your system.
sudo apt-get autoremove gimp gimp-plugin-registry
In this tutorial, you have learned to install, upgrade or uninstall Gimp application on your Ubuntu 20.04 system.