Any FOSS alternatives to MS Paint? Krita and Glimpse are quite sophisticated, so maybe something simple to just use in a pinch.

@handvat
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If Windows XP level of MS Paint is good enough, I believe KDE’s Kolourpaint is something you might want.

@cynthia
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YES. This is exactly what I’m talking about. Thanks so much!

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oh, but is there a Windows version or something similar?

@handvat
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KDE does not seem to publish Windows versions of it. I assume there would be little point in releasing a Windows version, since Windows already has MS Paint by default.

@Aeronave
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If you fancy something like Paint.NET, you might consider Pinta. Pinta is FOSS and supports a number of operating systems.

@cynthia
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Wonderful. This is perfect. Thanks so much!

Krita, GIMP and KolourPaint are all good but server drastically different purposes.

@yxzi
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I’d like to add Quick Draw Everywhere to the line-up (although it’s an android app)

acidwash jeans
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IDK if this helps but there’s also JSPaint which is a pretty close approximation in the browser.

@theusualuser
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I don’t know if it’s too complicated or not, but I’d say give paint.net a try if you’re using Windows: https://www.getpaint.net/index.html

@cynthia
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Oooh of course! It’s not exactly Open-Source, but it’s free and really good. Cheers.

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@cynthia
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It’s just available for GNU, but thanks anyway.

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I was recommending KolourPaint but I realized it has already been recommended by someone else so I deleted it.

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