GIMP Portable Background Window
THIS COMPONENT IS NO LONGER USED OR NEEDED BY GIMP PORTABLE 2.7 AND LATER AS A SINGLE WINDOW MODE IS NOW BUILT IN. USERS WISHING TO OBTAIN IT FOR OUTDATED VERSIONS MAY STILL OBTAIN IT BELOW.
GIMP Portable Background Window is an add-on for GIMP Portable that allows GIMP to exist within a single container window rather than the multiple windows that GIMP normally uses. This plugin contains some known bugs and is not supported, but can be easily installed and uninstalled without affecting GIMP Portable for those wishing to try it out.
As seen in the screenshot, the GIMP Portable Background Window allows GIMP to exist within one container window. The main GIMP window, secondary dock windows and any open image windows all appear within that container window. All open windows appear within the Windows submenu. The background color is also selectable. The screenshot also shows the GIMP Portable Photoshop Layout add-on which adjusts the right-hand toolbox to more closely resemble the layout of Adobe Photoshop.
The GIMP Portable Background Window has known issues that affect use. The most common are:
There may be additional bugs in addition to the ones mentioned above. This plugin is provided in the hopes that some will find it useful in its current state. If there are any developers that would like to contribute to the plugin's continued development, please post a note in the PortableApps.com Forums or contact us directly.
Please note that this plugin is NOT SUPPORTED. If you have any other issues with it beyond installing and uninstalling, you're on your own.