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Gimp keeps crashing on Windows 8 coumputer!

Jul 20, 2013, 02:50
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Exclamation Gimp keeps crashing on Windows 8 coumputer!
Hello,i really love gimp!but i just update my Gimp to the new 2.8.6 and for some reason it keeps crashing whenever i start opening up GImp(the loading screen)!Huh I kept uninstalling it and installing it again,but,the same crash always appears! Angry I then restart the computer and it happens again! Angry Now this is making me confused and mad!does this have to do with a bug/problem!Thanks and Reply soon Big Grin
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Jul 20, 2013, 07:50
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RE: Gimp keeps crashing on Windows 8 coumputer!
Hey,

the dev's probably haven't made gimp 2.8 compatible for win8 yet, but there a few solutions to start up problems already.

It could be a corrupt shortcut path. Try starting gimp from the root directory icon. (the original folder, not the shortcut)

Also check here if that doesn't work
http://gimpforums.com/thread-gimp-2-8-fa...=windows+8

win8 is still fairly new, so maybe in the next gimp it will be more compatible with win8 (fingers crossed ^_^)

Good luck!

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