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How To Install GIMP Using Flatpak In Ubuntu 18.04

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Gimp is one of the most popular tools available in Linux based operating system. It is often considered as an alternative to Photoshop. Gimp can be considered as a default image editing tool for Linux.  GIMP 2.10.0 has been released with tons of features like HIDPI Display support and New Dark Theme


According to the developer, Latest Gimp is loaded with  new features, including new and improved tools, better file formats support, various usability improvements, revamped color management support, a plethora of improvements targeted at digital painters and photographers, metadata editing and many more.

Install Gimp Using Flatpak

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After long interval of development, GIMP 2.10.0 has been released. It’s been around six years since the earlier stable release GIMP 2.8 in 2012.


How To Install GIMP Using Flatpak In Ubuntu 18.04

flatpak install https://flathub.org/repo/appstream/org.gimp.GIMP.flatpakref
Meanwhile, If flatpak is not installed in your Ubuntu, Go through the following steps.

How To Install Flatpak In Ubuntu

You need to add the repository:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:alexlarsson/flatpak

Now, update your sytsem after adding ppa with the following command:

sudo apt update

It’s time to Install flatpak in Ubuntu:

sudo apt install flatpak

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