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This package was approved as a trusted package on 5/8/2017.

Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software for computers that run Windows. It features an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. An active and growing online community provides friendly help, tutorials, and plugins.
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To install Paint.NET, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install --version 3.5.8

To upgrade Paint.NET, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade --version 3.5.8


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Rick Brewster
  • dotPDN


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Paint.NET 4.2.3 4015 Friday, September 20, 2019 approved
Paint.NET 4.2.2 4523 Thursday, September 19, 2019 approved
Paint.NET 4.2.1 49751 Thursday, August 8, 2019 approved
Paint.NET 4.2 30643 Sunday, July 14, 2019 approved
Paint.NET 4.1.6 104579 Tuesday, March 19, 2019 approved
Paint.NET 4.1.5 80039 Wednesday, December 5, 2018 approved
Paint.NET 4.1.4 30011 Monday, November 5, 2018 approved
Paint.NET 4.1.3 13338 Thursday, October 25, 2018 approved
Paint.NET 4.1.2 5145 Tuesday, October 23, 2018 approved
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