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Downloads of v


Last Update:

26 Oct 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • GIMP Team


gimp editor images graphics photo art png admin


This is not the latest version of GIMP available.

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Downloads of v


Software Author(s):

  • GIMP Team


This is not the latest version of GIMP available.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install GIMP, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade GIMP, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall GIMP, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:


This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade gimp -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade gimp -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install gimp
    name: gimp
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'gimp' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller gimp
    Name     = "gimp"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'gimp':
  ensure   => '',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.


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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 26 Oct 2016.


GIMP is a multi-platform photo manipulation tool. GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. The GIMP is suitable for a variety of image manipulation tasks, including photo retouching, image composition, and image construction.

GIMP has many capabilities. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc.

GIMP is expandable and extensible. It is designed to be augmented with plug-ins and extensions to do just about anything. The advanced scripting interface allows everything from the simplest task to the most complex image manipulation procedures to be easily scripted.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'gimp'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  softwareName   = 'GIMP'

  checksum       = '41e98ef75c2992acc9b481147bf3db35652a4c7e1da70bb06a2d2ec9a0853a2d'
  checksum64     = '41e98ef75c2992acc9b481147bf3db35652a4c7e1da70bb06a2d2ec9a0853a2d'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'

  # The installer contains both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of GIMP, and will automatically use the appropriate one.
  # Text quoted from <>, look below download buttons.
  url            = ''
  url64bit       = ''

  validExitCodes = @(0)
$version = '2.8.18'
$gimpRegistryPath = $(

if (Test-Path $gimpRegistryPath) {
  $installedVersion = (
    Get-ItemProperty -Path $gimpRegistryPath -Name 'DisplayVersion'

if ($installedVersion -eq $version) {
  Write-Output $(
    "GIMP $installedVersion is already installed. " +
    "Skipping download and installation."
} else {
  Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
$packageName = 'gimp'
$installerType = 'exe'
$gimpRegistryPath = $(

if (Test-Path $gimpRegistryPath) {
  $uninstallString = (
    Get-ItemProperty -Path $gimpRegistryPath -Name 'UninstallString'

if ($uninstallString) {
  Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $installerType `
    $installArgs $uninstallString

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In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
GIMP 2.10.34 179168 Tuesday, February 28, 2023 Approved
GIMP 217269 Tuesday, June 21, 2022 Approved
GIMP 2.10.32 2391 Tuesday, June 21, 2022 Approved
GIMP 2.10.30 157023 Tuesday, December 21, 2021 Approved
GIMP 2.10.28 109535 Saturday, September 18, 2021 Approved
GIMP 166177 Wednesday, April 14, 2021 Approved
GIMP 40274 Friday, April 2, 2021 Approved
GIMP 7136 Wednesday, March 31, 2021 Approved
GIMP 2.10.22 265356 Thursday, October 8, 2020 Approved
GIMP 264039 Friday, June 12, 2020 Approved
GIMP 2.10.20 28617 Thursday, June 11, 2020 Approved
GIMP 114584 Friday, May 1, 2020 Approved
GIMP 2.10.18 237308 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Approved
GIMP 2.10.14 318007 Thursday, October 31, 2019 Approved
GIMP 2.10.12 503977 Saturday, June 15, 2019 Approved
GIMP 2.10.10 224459 Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Approved
GIMP 2.10.8 81264 Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Approved
GIMP 2.10.6 54547 Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Approved
GIMP 29820 Thursday, July 12, 2018 Approved
GIMP 2.10.4 9050 Friday, July 6, 2018 Approved
GIMP 2.10.2 35191 Sunday, May 27, 2018 Approved
GIMP 36007 Thursday, May 10, 2018 Approved
GIMP 2.10.0 22590 Thursday, May 3, 2018 Approved
GIMP 2.9-dev-20151208 2697 Tuesday, December 8, 2015 Exempted
GIMP 120679 Saturday, October 21, 2017 Approved
GIMP 2.8.22 51546 Friday, May 12, 2017 Approved
GIMP 2.8.20 30602 Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Approved
GIMP 32950 Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Approved
GIMP 2.8.18 30884 Sunday, July 31, 2016 Approved
GIMP 5628 Sunday, May 8, 2016 Approved
GIMP 2.8.16 13197 Thursday, November 26, 2015 Approved
GIMP 8148 Tuesday, October 6, 2015 Approved
GIMP 17337 Sunday, September 7, 2014 Approved
GIMP 2.8.14 1257 Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Unknown
GIMP 3573 Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Unknown
GIMP 2.8.10 3521 Sunday, December 1, 2013 Unknown
GIMP 2.8.8 1109 Wednesday, November 6, 2013 Unknown
GIMP 2.8.6 1726 Monday, June 24, 2013 Unknown
GIMP 2.8.4 819 Monday, June 3, 2013 Unknown
GIMP 2.8.2 1504 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Unknown
GIMP 2.8.0 905 Tuesday, July 3, 2012 Unknown

This package has no dependencies.

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