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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,634
United States Rank #6,035
Reach 0.0982%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.83 days
525.97 days >
Average installed length: 276.36 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
GIMP 2.6.8 0.07%

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GIMP 2.6.8

What is GIMP?

GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is an image retouching and editing tool. GIMP has tools used for image retouching and editing, free-form drawing, resizing, cropping, photo-montages, converting between different image formats, and more specialised tasks. Animated images such as GIF and MPEG files can be created using an animation plugin.

About  (from The GIMP Team)

GIMP is a freely distributed piece of software suitable for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition, and image authoring. It is a powerful piece of software with capabilities not found in any other free software product. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert-quality photo-retouching program, an ...  Read more

Overview

A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is gimp-2.6.exe. The software installer includes 108 files and is usually about 42.06 MB (44,101,663 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: gimp-win.sourceforge.net
Help link: groups.yahoo.com/group/gimpwin-users
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\setup\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 42.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GIMP 2.6.8

Program executable:gimp-2.6.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\gimp-2.0\bin\gimp-2.6.exe
MD5:c5b4f05048b774ea0b1f7d95047d83ad
Additional files:
  • gimp-2.8.4-setup.exe - GIMP (GIMP Setup)
  • bzip2.exe
  • gimp-console-2.6.exe
  • libatk-1.0-0.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - atk
  • libcairo-2.dll
  • libgailutil-18.dll
  • libgimp-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpbase-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpcolor-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpconfig-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpmath-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpmodule-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpthumb-2.0-0.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • alien-map.exe
  • align-layers.exe
  • animation-optimize.exe
  • animation-play.exe
  • antialias.exe
  • apply-canvas.exe
  • blinds.exe
  • blur.exe
  • blur-gauss.exe
  • blur-gauss-selective.exe
  • blur-motion.exe
  • border-average.exe
  • bump-map.exe
  • bzip2.dll
  • cartoon.exe
  • channel-mixer.exe
  • checkerboard.exe
  • cml-explorer.exe
  • color-cube-analyze.exe
  • color-enhance.exe
  • color-exchange.exe
  • colorify.exe
  • colormap-remap.exe
  • color-rotate.exe
  • color-to-alpha.exe
  • compose.exe
  • contrast-normalize.exe
  • contrast-retinex.exe
  • contrast-stretch.exe
  • contrast-stretch-hsv.exe
  • convolution-matrix.exe
  • crop-auto.exe
  • gspawn-win32-helper.exe
  • gspawn-win32-helper-console.exe
  • intl.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libintl: accessing NLS message catalogs (LGPLed libintl for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • libart_lgpl_2-2.dll
  • libbabl-0.0-0.dll
  • libcroco-0.6-3.dll
  • libcurl-4.dll
  • libexif-12.dll
  • libexpat-1.dll
  • libfontconfig-1.dll
  • libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll
  • libgdk_pixbuf-2.0-0.dll - GTK+ (GIMP Toolkit)
  • libgdk-win32-2.0-0.dll - GIMP Drawing Kit
  • libgegl-0.0-0.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • gimp-2.6.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A292AF54-0ECA-44A3-A968-5409C01B61EC}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

gimp-2.6.exe
Memory:403.19 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0006743945%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00049383%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00018057%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:7,435,111
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:22
70 average
I/O reads/min:5.54 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:853 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove GIMP?

Quickly and completely remove GIMP 2.6.8 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall GIMP from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program GIMP 2.6.8, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove GIMP.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#5,634

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.65%
Windows Vista 15.02%
Windows XP 11.39%
Windows 8 4.86%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.43%
Windows 7 Professional 11.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.48%
  Germany 25.65%
  France 6.41%
  Italy 3.82%
  United Kingdom 2.71%
  Canada 2.16%
  Austria 1.79%
  Spain 1.73%
  Poland 1.48%
  Switzerland 1.29%
  Belgium 1.17%
  Japan 1.17%
  Brazil 0.99%
  Australia 0.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.97%
Dell 22.85%
Acer 17.04%
GIGABYTE 10.57%
Toshiba 5.42%
ASUS 5.15%
Samsung 4.36%
Medion 2.64%
American Megatrends 2.25%
Intel 2.11%
Sahara 1.45%
Lenovo 1.19%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.06%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.67%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.82%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.54%
Dell Inspiron 545 2.54%
HP 625 2.26%

About The GIMP Team

GIMP is primarily developed by volunteers as a free software project under the GNU project.
Publisher URL: www.gimp.org

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