Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I want my image to have 60% transparency. How can I do this in gimp?

share|improve this question
up vote 38 down vote accepted

Just use the hotkey Ctrl + L or go to Windows => Dockable Dialogs => Layers. This should open the layers dialoge with an opacity slider, that you can slide to change the transparency. (source)

share|improve this answer
2  
so obvious but so hard to find. thanks – Kirby Mar 20 '14 at 16:49

protected by Darth_Vader Jul 13 at 18:07

Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.