How to Create New Image File

How to create a new image file in GIMP?


This is the initial step in GIMP which guides you to create a new image file with different height and width properties.
Steps to Follow:
- Start GIMP.
- Click File -> New or else just press Ctrl+N.
Creating New File
- A box named Create a New Image gets displayed.
Create New Image
- The box exhibits the default image size. Alter the size either manually or through the up and down arrows.
- Set the type/nature of picture file size. Just click the pixels. A list drops down from where you can choose the category.
- If you desire to have a pre defined picture file size, then click the Template. A list of items will be displayed in the list box. Choose one item from the list as per your need.
- The Advanced Options list you additional features like "Resolution, Color space, Fill with and Comment". Apply these options if you need them.
Picture File Size Options
- Then set the features and finally click the Ok button in the create a new image box.

- Now the new file has been created. A sample new file created has been shown below.

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