Daily Archives: 2013-04-30

When you need a free, powerful image editing/creation software, people often turn to Paint.NET or The GIMP. But who knew that Microsoft Paint was so powerful and sophisticated?

MS Paint 5.1 (WinXP)

MS Paint 5.1 (WinXP)
Image created by Dawnseeker2000.

MS Paint comes with every standard Windows installation. Most users just use it to play around with, or to create pixel art.

Evolution of the MS Paint logo

The evolution of the MS Paint logo. From left to right: Win1, Win3, Win95, Win98, WinXP, Vista, Win7.

Tips and Tricks →