>> I have saved a gif file with one additional colour (blue).
>> When I go to edit this file and draw a line in yellow (a new colour) GIMP
>> draws the line in white! When I go to Colours > Map > Rearrange
>> ColourMap... I see black, white and blue.
>> How do I force GIMP to let me change the foreground colour? I have tried
>> dbl clicking the foreground colour and selecting yellow. Yellow appears as
>> the foreground colour in the toolbox, but when I try to use the Pen tool
>> with yellow selected as the foreground colour GIMP draws the line in
>> BTW I am using 2.6.6 on Win Vista.
>> Many thanks
>This may not be the problem, but make sure it's in RGB mode ( Image -->
>Mode --> RGB). Maybe put the image up on a website and send out a link
>to it to the email group.
This seems to be the problem. Gimp will only save as either indexed or
greyscale. I can change the mode whenever I need to edit.
Thanks for the quick and insightful response.
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