Gimp 2.8.2 on Windows 8
Installing the Latest Release of Gimp on Windows 8
Quick Review of Gimp 2.8.2 and Advice on Installing Plugins
As far as Windows is concerned, Gimp 2.8.2 is a huge improvement on Gimp 2.8 which came with a pretty serious bug.
This update greatly improves usability.
This video looks at how to install and use Gimp 2.8.2 on Windows 8 and looks at issues relating to backing-up your installation and installing plugins.
This video was produced on the consumer preview version of Windows 8.