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5 Free replacements for Microsoft Paint

Microsoft Is Planning To End Its One Of The Most Legendary Drawing Software Paint

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Himani Gwari | Updated on: 25 Jul 2017, 11:22:04 AM

New Delhi:

Software giant Microsoft is planning to end its one of the most legendary drawing software, Paint after bringing in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update list. Since 1985, Paint has been part of the Windows operating system and is known for its simplicity and basic artistic results. Some of you might be worrying, if so then do not worry we are listing some other alternates for Microsoft Paint.

My Paint
This is a good alternate due to its simple and minimalistic interface. , It has many features like a large collection of brushes that simulate pencil, charcoal, and ink.It can be used with graphic tablets in order to create a professional drawing.

Artweaver is a friendly windows program serves up a wealth of realistic brushes, pens, papers and all design to unlock your inner artist.


GIMP or The Gnu Image Manipulation Program is much closer to Photoshop.It can be used as a simple drawing program, an expert photo retouching programmed even as an image converter.It has a large collection of painting tools like brushes, airbrushes, pencils, clones, and gradients. The size of the canvas is only limited by the space available on your disk.It supports almost every image format so editing will be easy and fun even for a beginner.


This was initially designed as a free replacement for paint, but it has grown into one of the most power drawing tools.It has a bit complicated user-face but its features are well organized.You can use this for multiple tasks like photo editing and image composition.


You can switch to IrfanView, it is fast, with this you can rotate, flipand resize images, convert to grayscale, sharpen and apply a variety of effects.


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First Published : 25 Jul 2017, 11:22:04 AM