GIMP - How to Save Your Image as PNG as a PNG File

GIMP How to Save as PNG final image

The regular file format for images in GIMP is XCF. However, you may need to use the picture outside of the program’s graphics. Here’s everything you need to know about GIMP how to save as PNG.

Total Time: 3 minutes

Select the File

Select the File

Locate the file you want to convert and upload it to the workspace.

Open the Export As Dialog Box

Open the Export As Dialog Box

Go to the File menu in the main toolbar and select Export As.

Choose the File Type

Choose the File Type

In the Export window, click on the “+” symbol at the bottom of the dialog box. Scroll down the list and select PNG Image. Then click on the Export button.

Adjust the Optional Settings

Adjust the Optional Settings

In the Export Image as PNG dialog that pops up, you can modify the settings to your liking if you’re not satisfied with the default options provided. In most cases, these work just fine. Click Export once you’re done.

It’s that easy. We hope you found this tutorial helpful for your next project.


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