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    Default paint program for windows

    hey guys,

    does anybody know where can i download the basic ms paint program for windows ?

    i had deleted it awhile ago from my mother in laws computer, windows XP home,

    i just need the basic program since she is on dial up, it would take some time for a fancy paint program,

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    You can add MS Paint if you go to...
    Add-Remove Programs / Add-Remove Windows Components...
    Go to...Accessories and Utilities (details button) /
    Accessories ) details button)...check...Paint...
    OK / OK / Next...Paint will be installed

    (your WinXP disk will be required)

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    Or you down load this program on a disk for her:

    http://www.irfanview.com/

    If you do the plug ins, its a very versatile program.

    MG

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    Quote Originally Posted by Basementgeek
    Or you down load this program on a disk for her:

    http://www.irfanview.com/

    If you do the plug ins, its a very versatile program.

    MG
    Thanks for the link BG I also need a program like this Cheers Jim

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    There is a free replacement for the humble paint program. It is called paint.net from http://www.getpaint.net/index2.html
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