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Paint.NET 4.2.10

A free and comprehensive photo editing application

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Paint.NET screenshotPaint.NET is a free and advanced photo and image editing software that was designed to be used on computers powered by the MS Windows operating system. This small and powerful tool features an innovative and intuitive user interface that is able to support layers, special effects and unlimited undo function. The interface will also provide a comprehensive set of useful and efficient tools. A wide variety of plugins, tutorials and friendly help is provided thanks to an active and constantly growing online community.

Due to this application's intuitive, simple and innovative interface you will be able to understand and use this software in a short period of time without the need of assistance. The software lets you easily handle multiple multiple images thanks to its tabbed document interface. Each tab will show you a live thumbnail of the image and not a text description, making navigation fast and easy. It also supports Aero Glass.

Paint.NET is a fast image editing tool, being able to run even on netbooks with weaker and power-saving CPUs. The software will be quick and responsive at every click, without causing hang-outs or interruptions.

Paint.NET provides layers in order to offer you an enhanced image composition experience. This software also includes a wide range of special effects for improving your photos, such as red-eye removal, distortion, noise, blurring, sharpening, and embossing. Additionally, an unique 3D Rotate/Zoom special effect, that will add perspective and tilting to your images, is included. Besides these, the software lets you adjust image parameters like hue, saturation, contrast, curves, brightness, and levels. Conversion of a color photo to sepia or black and white is also possible.

Paint.NET provides a set of powerful tools, including an easy-to-use curve tool that will help you easily draw splines or Bezier curves. A great and innovative improvement is represented by the Gradient tool, that will ease the image editing process. The Magic Wand that lets you select image areas of similar color is also provided by Paint.NET. The program also features a Clone Stamp that will allow you to copy or erase various regions of an image. Additional powerful are included, such as a zooming tool, a simple text editor and a simple Recolor utility.

Paint.NET benefits from an unlimited history of actions, allowing you to undo your actions and restore the image to its previous state each time you make a mistake or an unwanted change. You can also redo the undone actions. The only factor that limits the history length is the available disk space. this application also offers you access to an online forum where you can find a growing list of plugins and tutorials.

Paint.NET also packs an update feature that will keep your program at its latest version, improving performance, fixing various bugs or adding new features. The updates are free, and you can download and install the with only a few mouse clicks. Fast and easy.


  • Nice interface.
  • Lots of tools.


  • Lack of photo organization and sharing features.
Name Paint.NET
Version 4.2.10
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage Paint.NET
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 12
All Time Downloads 19,048
Filesize 9.9MB
MD5 Checksum E6F1CDA5E917B5A70C2DE3BAB9CFF119
OS Support Win 7/8/8.1/10
Category Design & Photo

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Old Versions

Software Date Added
Paint.NET 4.2.10 March 25, 2020 - Latest Version
Paint.NET 4.2.5 October 02, 2019
Paint.NET 4.1.6 April 09, 2019
Paint.NET 4.1.5 December 10, 2018
Paint.NET 4.1.4 November 07, 2018

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