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GIMP Error?

Jul 27, 2012, 05:17
Post: #1
GIMP Error?
I've tried to download GIMP 3 times now and each time I get the same error when I try to run it. I attached a picture of the error. Anyone know how to fix it?


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Jul 27, 2012, 07:27
Post: #2
RE: GIMP Error?
(Jul 27, 2012 06:51)ofnuts Wrote:  Where did you download it from? The two most trustable sites for Gimp dowloads are http://gimp-win.sourceforge.net/ and http://www.partha.com
from http://gimp-win.sourceforge.net
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Jul 27, 2012, 07:43
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RE: GIMP Error?
(Jul 27, 2012 07:37)ofnuts Wrote:  Check the file size, down to the byte.

On the download page you see this:

MD5: 631dbbcf6ffcd5249d30a6cde934d35f

The MD5 is a "magic number" computed from the contents of a file. In practice you can't have two different files giving the same MD5 so it is used to check file integrity. Find a MD5 computing utility for Windows and check you downloaded file.

i dont know very much about that kind of stuff
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Jul 27, 2012, 08:05
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RE: GIMP Error?
My size is (63,764,096 bytes) for gimp-2.8.0-setup
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Jul 27, 2012, 20:26
Post: #5
RE: GIMP Error?
(Jul 27, 2012 11:09)ofnuts Wrote:  So you are missing something if you are downloading from the same place (I used http://sourceforge.net/projects/gimp-win...e/download)

I'm trying that download right now. I'll let you know how it goes.
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Jul 27, 2012, 20:51
Post: #6
RE: GIMP Error?
(Jul 27, 2012 20:26)Toryzo Wrote:  I'm trying that download right now. I'll let you know how it goes.

I got the same exact error message.
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Jul 28, 2012, 00:49
Post: #7
RE: GIMP Error?
I tried switching browsers and for some reason it worked. Thanks for all your help
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