Post Reply 

managing saved patterns

Aug 27, 2012, 20:45
Post: #1
managing saved patterns
Hello,

I've been using GIMP about 8 years, but have little formal ART training so I didn't know if my question was basic, I also couldn't find any other previous related posts (hopefully I used the right search terms) .... sorry.

I have been creating a lot of my own pattern files the last few weeks and not having any problems, I noticed yesterday that as I add new patterns older saved patterns are being deleted (or replaced??). I've never had this problem before, but I'm using an older laptop spare laptop right now. I can't figure out how to fix the pattern saving problem though.

I believe the problem is not enough space in my personal GIMP file folder. Do you think that's the problem?

How do I fix it? It doesn't look like Windows 7 will let me set folder sizes, so if a bigger file folder is the solution how can I accomplish that?

Thanks!
Deb
Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
Aug 27, 2012, 21:47
Post: #2
RE: managing saved patterns
That explains why I couldn't find any help making the file folder bigger! GRIN.

Your solution makes a lot of sense to me, I wanted to use my patterns in place of a palette for the project at hand and having them in the GIMP pattern window seemed like a good solution. But, I see I can simply open the folder file in windows and show the patterns as thumnails .... you're very smart. Thanks a ton ofnuts, I'll be looking for more advice.
Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
Exclamation URGENT! How do I restore layers or a previously saved version of a saved xcf image? Txsweetcheeks1981 3 4,566 Aug 24, 2018 14:15
Last Post: paynekj
  GIMP crashed, and all my saved changes are gone LostGoldfish 1 452 Jun 23, 2017 13:20
Last Post: ythgilb
  Saved file, can no longer interact with image Tatsuno 5 645 Sep 28, 2014 21:54
Last Post: iForStyle007
  open a saved document panjok2 2 522 May 1, 2014 03:32
Last Post: panjok2
  Accidental cropping when saved Cornelius 2 441 Apr 12, 2014 22:15
Last Post: Cornelius

Forum Jump:


GIMP ForumPortalArchiveContactTermsRSS