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Adding text to graphic and saving

Aug 12, 2011, 11:32
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Adding text to graphic and saving
I realize what I am asking is basic and my apology for age and comprehension challenge.
This is probably only task I will need from Gimp but I do need it in step by step.
I am the leader of a program at church and there is a logo for it. I am endeavoring to
take that logo saved on my HD reduce its size ( I know How ) then add text to bottom and
save it as a signature in pictures to use with the group.
Thank you so much
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Aug 12, 2011, 12:13
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RE: Adding text to graphic and saving
(Aug 12, 2011 12:09)ofnuts Wrote:  - load logo
- start Text tool
- choose color/font
- click on image approximately where you want text
- Type in text
- Move text rectangle around to position text
- save image

It would likely be best to enter the text in a full size logo... keep a copy of the image in that size, and scale down for use.
Thanks so very much. I will now give it a shot
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