Tux Paint v0.9.22

webfork on 13 Jun 2016

Tux Paint is a drawing program designed for young children (kids ages 3 and up). It has a simple, easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who helps guide children as they use the program. It provides a blank canvas and a variety of drawing tools to promote creativity.

Alternatively, X-TuxPaint is also available.

Category:
System Requirements: Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8
Writes settings to: Application folder, though an empty subfolder called TuxPaint is always created under the user profile folder.
Stealth: ? No
License: Freeware
How to extract:
  1. Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice
  2. Launch tuxpaint-config.exe
  3. Under the "Saving" tab, check "Use Alternative Saving Directory" and enter a single period (.) under "Alternative Saving Directory"
  4. Click "Apply" and then exit the program
  5. Move C:\Documents and Settings\[Username]\Application Data\TuxPaint\tuxpaint.cfg or C:\Users\[Username]\Application Data\TuxPaint\tuxpaint.cfg to the application folder
  6. Launch TuxPaint.exe
Optionally, you can also download the collection of rubber stamp images (and corresponding data and sound effects) for the "Stamp" tool and unzip them into the main folder.
What's new? see ftp://ftp.tuxpaint.org/unix/x/tuxpaint/CHANGES.txt

9 comments on Tux Paint  The Portable Freeware Collection Latest Entries Feed

Wolfghost 2010-12-02 18:32

0.9.21.0 is out !!

Dana 2008-05-10 00:53

What is this for kids? You have to get the adults to stop playing with this programme! Heaps of fun!! The mum!!

Hovic 2008-03-06 06:30

Nice program, I am surprised! Recommended to kids and adults!

Syspgmr 2007-07-11 19:07

My 6 year old baby girl loves playing with this package. Many thanks.

fromthesticks 2007-07-04 12:28

Just unzip the folder then put the period in the alternative saving directory, then at the bottom left hand corner change settings from current user to all users. You don't have to move the .cfg file that way. It'll already be in the app folder.

a 2006-11-14 14:01

this is cute!, and it has alot of features to keep your child (or you) busy

F BROUSSEY 2006-10-30 01:17

Very very good software with all the needed option. Can run full screen...
Thanks a lot

Andrew Lee 2006-10-25 01:54

This appears to be new behaviour in 0.9.16. In 0.9.14, it writes to the app folder by default. I will update the synopsis and the version number as well. Thanks!

chris 2006-10-24 01:20

By default, it writes its data to the windows user folders. The path can be changed with the configuration program - selecting an existing folder in the TuxPaint folder (without any slashes at the beginning). Then it is truly portable.

Btw - nice prog, not only for kids, loads fast and has most of the needed tools onboard :-)

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