GIMP signature guide.

Discussion in 'Guides' started by carf, Aug 3, 2010.

  1. Well is some-one going to make it?
     
  2. raptok

    raptok Guest

    Yes obviously, you could put in your techniques and I'll put mine
     
  3. andodel

    andodel Guest

    I have a photobucket account, but I can't upload my sig to it. Can anyone help?
     
  4. raptok

    raptok Guest

    How did you save it? xcf or png
     
  5. andodel

    andodel Guest

    I saved it as XCF.

    EDIT: Never mind, I figured it out :)
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 15, 2010
  6. darklazerman

    darklazerman Guest

    Nooooooooooooooo tell me how, I can never show off my horrible sigs to you guys :(
     
  7. shawnpal

    shawnpal Guest

    YOu saved it as png, jpg or gif. Then make a album and upload the file
     
  8. andodel

    andodel Guest

    Once you have made your sig, click save as, then type in a name then put ".png" after it. Just hit ok to the corresponding messages until it saves. Then go to a photo website (I use photobucket). Hit upload and go to the folder you saved it to and double clicked. After that the site should upload it to your account in the photo website. In photobucket you would then look under the thing you uploaded and find share. Then click the share by link thing. Copy the link under "forums" that say's "full size" to the right. Then paste the link in your sig a voila, you have uploaded your sig :)
     
  9. dogukankurt

    dogukankurt Guest

    Hey guys I have a question. I've been practicing with GIMP on my Macbook and I have a problem. I make the sig and then I want to save it as a .jpg folder it tells me that I have to "export" the image into the format. However when I try and export the file size is always too big so I have to reduce quality to make the file size fit...Is there any way around this problem because in the end my sig just looks blurry.

    Thank you in advance for the help :)

    EDIT: As you can see below :)
     
  10. Easiest way is as too save it as PNG, then upload it to a media hosting site, I use Imageshack.us, then scroll down to direct link, copy the link and paste it in between IMG tags.
     
  11. dogukankurt

    dogukankurt Guest

    Ok thank you very much TTM :)
     
  12. No problem, glad to help.
     
  13. baseballnow1

    baseballnow1 Guest

    ;):)awesome guide, I only knew half of the things and ive been using gimp for a while.:);)
     
  14. HIHIpeople

    HIHIpeople Strategos

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    amazing guide carf this is really gonna help when i get GIMP :)
     
  15. abbs

    abbs Guest

    sorry noob here

    question one: there are two images in the first post. one is that winged cartoon girl and the second is devils pic. if we want to get the winged girl on devils pic how to do that?

    question two: is there some way we can use freehand cutting without having to pull the mouse here and there to get the right cut?
     
  16. awesome guide carf. really helping me with fonts and paintbrushes. +rep :)
     
  17. DerekRisen001

    DerekRisen001 Strategos

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    Awesome, Wondering if your able to update it or finish it if theres anything left out?
     
  18. DanGold7

    DanGold7 Guest

    Ummm, what's a signature? Is that like for your name like after any posts you have a picture come up or something and can you use that for an alliance CoA?
     
  19. .FatLady.

    .FatLady. Guest

    just downloaded GIMP, thanks for the help!
     
  20. Lordweapon

    Lordweapon Phrourach

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    This is all very confusing just want to know how to make a sig:Angry:
     

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