> >>>>John Ma wrote:
> >>>>>By looking at your documentation, I found how to resize an image as
below, but still looking for the feature hot to resize the >background (the
> >>>Chris Mohler wrote:
> >>>> Have you tried Image->Canvas Size?
> >>Branko Vukelic wrote:
> >>>If you want to resize the background layer without affecting other
> >>>layers, I think you won't find a software package that does that. To
> >>>resize all layers, though:
> >>>Image -> Scale image
> >John Ma wrote:
> >>Thanks for the reminder, Branko. I guess I kind of figured it out now.
Have a nice evening !
> Xiella Harksell wrote:
> >It's probably late in the piece, but I just thought I'd add that you
> >can resize just a layer, both with and without scaling (just as for
> >images). Just do one of the following while the background layer is
> >selected (or whichever layer you wished):
> >- Layer -> Layer Boundary Size (Crops layer)
> >- Layer -> Scale layer (Resizes layer to scale)
> John Ma wrote:
> It’s never too late to get some hits or tips to me, Xiella, it’s really a
good reminder. By the way, how can I select the background layer? By
default, it always selects the image object
I've replied this email on the list, rather than to you personally, so that
others can help/be helped. I'm not quite sure what you mean by an image
object - GIMP is, in general, a raster editor so we don't really use
objects. You can access the layers dialog by Windows -> Dockable Dialogs ->
Layers (should be in the second section). That shows a preview list of the
layers you have on your image and you can select the specific layer from
You might wish to read
more information about layers.
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