Have you tried Windows / Dockable Dialogs?
On Sun June 12 2011 04:42:41 Judy Wilson opined:
> Ooops, no. I got back the Layers dialog that had closed, BUT I none of
> the other diaglogs for the tools will open. So I still need help.
> On 06/11/2011 12:37 PM, Judy Wilson wrote:
> > Hey, I think I just found something! When I went to to
> > Closed Docks I got my Layers dialog back! I think that
> > solved my problem! Thanks, anyway!
> > Judy
> > On 06/11/2011 10:25 AM, Judy Wilson wrote:
> >> I use the GIMP all the time and I love it! I'm not a real
> >> expert, but can do mostly what I like.
> >> I'm using Gimp 2.6 on Ubuntu. I open the GIMP, and I'm going along
> >> fine, then all of a sudden I can't get the dialog box for a tool I'm
> >> using and I can't view the layers tool box. If I close everything and
> >> open GIMP again, it will work for a while. Anybody have this problem
> >> have any help for me?
> >> Thanks.
> >> Judy in Belize
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