5.4. Error Console

The Error console offers more possibilities than the single GIMP Message. This is a log of all errors occurring while GIMP is running. You can save all this log or only a selected part.

5.4.1. Activating the Dialog

The Error Console dialog is a dockable dialog; see the section 2.3. szakasz - Dialogs and Docking for help on manipulating it.

You can access it:

  • from an image menu: WindowsDockable DialogsError Console;

  • from the Tab menu in any dockable dialog by clicking on and selecting Add TabError Console.

5.4.2. The Error Console Dialog

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„Error Console” Dialog window

Clear errors

This button lets you delete all errors in the log.

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You can't undo this action.

Save all errors

This button lets you save the whole log. You can also select a part of the log (by click-and-dragging the mouse pointer or by using the Shift+arrow keys key combination) and save only this selected part by pressing the Shift key.

A dialog window Save Error Log to File lets you choose the name and the destination directory of this file:

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„Save Error Log to file” Dialog window

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You will as well find these button actions in the dialog tab menu by clicking on , or in the context menu you get by right-clicking on the dialog window.