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How to invert the color of an SVG (from Black contours on transparent background to White contours on transparent background)?

Since it is a SVG (so, vector graphics), in the general case, not with Gimp (which is a raster editor) but with Inkscape, which is designed to edit SVG. However, for such a simple file, a text editor ...
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Why does GIMP require such enormous font type sizes?

1. Your numbers are wrong. 6000x8000 has a proportion of 6/8 or .75 270/355 = .76. Is not very different, but starts to show that the numbers are not right. 6000x8000 at 300 PPI = 20x26.66 Inches or ...
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How to add rectangle with text like tooltip to an image with GIMP

If you are looking for a pushbutton solution then wrong program, unless there is a script somewhere 😇 Otherwise, fastest is likely: Text from text tool On a new layer below: Create and fill a ...
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How to apply chroma keying (remove green screen)?

late to the party but seriously why do people "answer" by not answering? It took how many responses before Kerr supplied a usable answer? Why not just answer with that method first, then ...
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GIMP: how to export an RGB565 baseline JPEG

As far as I can tell the opposite of "baseline JPEG" is "progressive JPEG" and Gimp has an option for this (with "Progressive" being the default): So if you want a ...
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Make transparent GIMP brushtrokes not overlap (act as one stroke)

The closest to what you want is "Behind" mode (as a paint tool mode). In that mode the paint tool only fills the transparency, so when you paint over existing lines, nothing happens. But the ...
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How to target a specific area of the image in GIMP with Rotating Colors

It does not target the hair and skin. It targets saturated colors. That tool rotates the hue of a color. Lets say A to B Because the shirt has no saturation, it can not rotate it. C to D. You need to ...
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Straightedge and compass in Gimp?

There are several plugins/scripts to generate geometrical shapes. You won't create a 17-edges polygon with rule and compass, you will tell a script where the center and one vertex are and how many ...
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