GIMP is a cross platform application, available for the Linux, Windows, MAC OS, and FreeBSD etc. This article will help you to install Gimp on Debian 10 (Buster) Linux system.

Installing GIMP on Debian 10

You have multiple ways for the installation of Gimp on your Debian systems. The default package repository contains an older version of Gimp packages. So, I suggest installing Gimp suing snap package utility. Before running the following command, make sure that you have installed Snap package manager on your Debian system. Then run the following command to install Gimp on your Debian system: That’s it. GIMP image editor has been successfully installed.

Open GIMP Application

Search the text “gimp” under the Activities all applications. Click on the Gimp icon to launch the application. You can also launch gimp application using the command line by typing “gimp”.

Uninstall GIMP

If you no longer need of Gimp and want to remove from your system, Use the following command to remove all Gimp application and associated data from your system. Gimp application has been removed from your system.


In this tutorial, you have learned to install Gimp image editor on Debian 10 Linux system.

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