14.14. Gitter

14.14.1. Overview

Figur 17.355. Applying example for the Grid filter

Applying example for the Grid filter

Original image

Applying example for the Grid filter

Filter Grid applied

It renders a Cartesian grid in the active layer, on top of the existing contents. The width, line width, offsets, and colors of the grid lines can all be set by the user. By default, the lines are with the GIMP's foreground color.

This filter is more simple than the Afsnit 14.21, “Grid (legacy)” legacy filter.

14.14.2. Activating the filter

This filter is found in the image window menu under FiltersRenderPatternGrid….

14.14.3. Indstillinger

Figur 17.356. Grid filter options

“Grid” filter options

By default, the horizontal and vertical settings are locked together, so that all changes are applied symmetrically. If you want to change just one of them, click on the chain symbol below it to unlock them.

Besides, for some options, you can select the unit of measurement thanks to a drop-down list.

Presets, Input Type, Clipping, Blending Options, Preview, Split view
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Disse indstillinger er beskrevet i Afsnit 2, “Fælles funktioner”.

Width, Height

These are width and height of boxes determined by the grid.

Offset X, Offset Y

Sets the offset for grid lines with respect to the upper left corner.

Line width, Line height

This is thickness of the grid.


Default Color is the toolbox foreground color.

You can change these colors clicking on the color button or using the color picker on the right. Color picker size can be set in the GEGL Operation window under Toolbox.

See also Afsnit 2, “Grids and Guides”.