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# Canadian English translation for gimp tips
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# Copyright (C) 2004-2005 Adam Weinberger and the GNOME Foundation
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# This file is distributed under the same licence as the gimp tips package.
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# Adam Weinberger <adamw@gnome.org>, 2004, 2005.
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#
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msgid ""
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"Project-Id-Version: gimp tips\n"
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"POT-Creation-Date: 2005-02-02 20:23-0500\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: 2005-02-02 16:49-0400\n"
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"Last-Translator: Adam Weinberger <adamw@gnome.org>\n"
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"Language-Team: English/Canadian <adamw@FreeBSD.org>\n"
"MIME-Version: 1.0\n"
"Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8\n"
"Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit\n"

#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:1
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msgid "<big>Welcome to the GNU Image Manipulation Program!</big>"
msgstr "<big>Welcome to the GNU Image Manipulation Program!</big>"
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#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:2
msgid ""
"<tt>Alt</tt>-click on the layer mask's preview in the Layers dialog toggles "
"viewing the mask directly."
msgstr ""
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"<tt>Alt</tt>-click on the layer mask's preview in the Layers dialogue "
"toggles viewing the mask directly."
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#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:3
msgid ""
"<tt>Ctrl</tt>-click on the layer mask's preview in the Layers dialog toggles "
"the effect of the layer mask."
msgstr ""
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"<tt>Ctrl</tt>-click on the layer mask's preview in the Layers dialogue "
"toggles the effect of the layer mask."
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#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:4
msgid ""
"<tt>Ctrl</tt>-click with the Bucket Fill tool to have it use the background "
"color instead of the foreground color."
msgstr ""
"<tt>Ctrl</tt>-click with the Bucket Fill tool to have it use the background "
"colour instead of the foreground colour."

#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:5
msgid ""
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"<tt>Ctrl</tt>-drag with the Rotate tool will constrain the rotation to 15 "
"degree angles."
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msgstr ""
"<tt>Ctrl</tt>-drag with the Rotate tool will constrain the rotation to 15 "
"degree angles."

#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:6
msgid ""
"<tt>Shift</tt>-click on the eye icon in the Layers dialog to hide all layers "
"but that one. <tt>Shift</tt>-click again to show all layers."
msgstr ""
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"<tt>Shift</tt>-click on the eye icon in the Layers dialogue to hide all "
"layers but that one. <tt>Shift</tt>-click again to show all layers."
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#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:7
msgid ""
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"A floating selection must be anchored to a new layer or to the last active "
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"layer before doing other operations on the image. Click on the &quot;New "
"Layer&quot; or the &quot;Anchor Layer&quot; button in the Layers dialog, or "
"use the menus to do the same."
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msgstr ""
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"A floating selection must be anchored to a new layer or to the last active "
"layer before doing other operations on the image. Click on the &quot;New "
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"Layer&quot; or the &quot;Anchor Layer&quot; button in the Layers dialogue, "
"or use the menus to do the same."
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#: tips/gimp-tips.xml.in.h:8
msgid ""
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"After you enabled &quot;Dynamic Keyboard Shortcuts&quot; in the Preferences "
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"dialog, you can reassign shortcut keys. Do so by bringing up the menu, "
"selecting a menu item, and pressing the desired key combination. If &quot;"
"Save Keyboard Shortcuts&quot; is enabled, the key bindings are saved when "
"you exit GIMP."
msgstr ""
"After you enable &quot;Dynamic Keyboard Shortcuts&quot; in the Preferences "
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"dialogue, you can reassign shortcut keys. Do so by bringing up the menu, "
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"selecting a menu item, and pressing the desired key combination. If &quot;"
"Save Keyboard Shortcuts&quot; is enabled, the key bindings are saved when "
"you exit GIMP."
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msgid ""
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"Click and drag on a ruler to place a guide on an image. All dragged "
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"selections will snap to the guides. You can remove guides by dragging them "
"off the image with the Move tool."
msgstr ""
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"Click and drag on a ruler to place a guide on an image. All dragged "
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"selections will snap to the guides. You can remove guides by dragging them "
"off the image with the Move tool."

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msgid ""
"If some of your scanned photos do not look colorful enough, you can easily "
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"improve their tonal range with the &quot;Auto&quot; button in the Levels "
"tool (Layer-&gt;Colors-&gt;Levels). If there are any color casts, you can "
"correct them with the Curves tool (Layer-&gt;Colors-&gt;Curves)."
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msgstr ""
"If some of your scanned photos do not look colourful enough, you can easily "
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"improve their tonal range with the &quot;Auto&quot; button in the Levels "
"tool (Layer-&gt;Colours-&gt;Levels). If there are any colour casts, you can "
"correct them with the Curves tool (Layer-&gt;Colours-&gt;Curves)."
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"If you stroke a path (Edit-&gt;Stroke Path), the paint tools can be used "
"with their current settings. You can use the Paintbrush in gradient mode or "
"even the Eraser or the Smudge tool."
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msgstr ""
"If you stroke a path (Edit-&gt;Stroke Path), the paint tools can be used "
"with their current settings. You can use the Paintbrush in gradient mode or "
"even the Eraser or the Smudge tool."

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msgid ""
"If your screen is too cluttered, you can press <tt>Tab</tt> multiple times "
"in an image window to hide or show the toolbox and other dialogs."
msgstr ""
"If your screen is too cluttered, you can press <tt>Tab</tt> multiple times "
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"in an image window to hide or show the toolbox and other dialogues."
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msgid ""
"Most plug-ins work on the current layer of the current image. In some cases, "
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"you will have to merge all layers (Image-&gt;Flatten Image) if you want the "
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"plug-in to work on the whole image."
msgstr ""
"Most plug-ins work on the current layer of the current image. In some cases, "
"you will have to merge all layers (Image-&gt;Flatten Image) if you want the "
"plug-in to work on the whole image."

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msgid ""
"Not all effects can be applied to all kinds of images. This is indicated by "
"a grayed-out menu-entry. You may need to change the image mode to RGB (Image-"
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"&gt;Mode-&gt;RGB), add an alpha-channel (Layer-&gt;Transparency-&gt;Add "
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"Alpha Channel) or flatten it (Image-&gt;Flatten Image)."
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msgstr ""
"Not all effects can be applied to all kinds of images. This is indicated by "
"a grayed-out menu-entry. You may need to change the image mode to RGB (Image-"
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"&gt;Mode-&gt;RGB), add an alpha-channel (Layer-&gt;Transparency-&gt;Add "
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"Alpha Channel) or flatten it (Image-&gt;Flatten Image)."

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msgid ""
"Pressing and holding the <tt>Shift</tt> key before making a selection allows "
"you to add to the current selection instead of replacing it. Using <tt>Ctrl</"
"tt> before making a selection subtracts from the current one."
msgstr ""
"Pressing and holding the <tt>Shift</tt> key before making a selection allows "
"you to add to the current selection instead of replacing it. Using <tt>Ctrl</"
"tt> before making a selection subtracts from the current one."

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msgid ""
"The GIMP can undo most changes to the image, so feel free to experiment."
msgstr ""
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"The GIMP can undo most changes to the image, so feel free to experiment."
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msgid ""
"The GIMP supports gzip compression on the fly. Just add <tt>.gz</tt> (or "
"<tt>.bz2</tt>, if you have bzip2 installed) to the filename and your image "
"will be saved compressed. Of course loading compressed images works too."
msgstr ""
"The GIMP supports gzip compression on the fly. Just add <tt>.gz</tt> (or "
"<tt>.bz2</tt>, if you have bzip2 installed) to the filename and your image "
"will be saved compressed. Of course loading compressed images works too."

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msgid ""
"The GIMP uses layers to let you organize your image. Think of them as a "
"stack of slides or filters, such that looking through them you see a "
"composite of their contents."
msgstr ""
"The GIMP uses layers to let you organize your image. Think of them as a "
"stack of slides or filters, such that looking through them you see a "
"composite of their contents."

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msgid ""
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"The layer named &quot;Background&quot; is special because it lacks "
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"transparency. This prevents you from moving the layer up in the stack. You "
"may add transparency to it by right-clicking in the Layers dialog and "
"selecting &quot;Add Alpha Channel&quot;."
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msgstr ""
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"The layer named &quot;Background&quot; is special because it lacks "
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"transparency. This prevents you from moving the layer up in the stack. You "
"may add transparency to it by right-clicking in the Layers dialogue and "
"selecting &quot;Add Alpha Channel&quot;."
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"To create a circle-shaped selection, hold <tt>Shift</tt> while doing an "
"ellipse select. To place a circle precisely, drag horizontal and vertical "
"guides tangent to the circle you want to select, place your cursor at the "
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"intersection of the guides, and the resulting selection will just touch the "
"guides."
msgstr ""
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"To create a circle-shaped selection, hold <tt>Shift</tt> while doing an "
"ellipse select. To place a circle precisely, drag horizontal and vertical "
"guides tangent to the circle you want to select, place your cursor at the "
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"intersection of the guides, and the resulting selection will just touch the "
"guides."

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msgid ""
"When using a drawing tool (Paintbrush, Airbrush, or Pencil), <tt>Shift</tt>-"
"click will draw a straight line from your last drawing point to your current "
"cursor position. If you also press <tt>Ctrl</tt>, the line will be "
"constrained to 15 degree angles."
msgstr ""
"When using a drawing tool (Paintbrush, Airbrush, or Pencil), <tt>Shift</tt>-"
"click will draw a straight line from your last drawing point to your current "
"cursor position. If you also press <tt>Ctrl</tt>, the line will be "
"constrained to 15 degree angles."

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msgid ""
"When you save an image to work on it again later, try using XCF, the GIMP's "
"native file format (use the file extension <tt>.xcf</tt>). This preserves "
"the layers and every aspect of your work-in-progress. Once a project is "
"completed, you can save it as JPEG, PNG, GIF, ..."
msgstr ""
"When you save an image to work on it again later, try using XCF, the GIMP's "
"native file format (use the file extension <tt>.xcf</tt>). This preserves "
"the layers and every aspect of your work-in-progress. Once a project is "
"completed, you can save it as JPEG, PNG, GIF, ..."

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"You can adjust or move a selection by using <tt>Alt</tt>-drag. If this makes "
"the window move, your window manager uses the <tt>Alt</tt> key already. Try "
"pressing <tt>Shift</tt> at the same time."
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"You can adjust or move a selection by using <tt>Alt</tt>-drag. If this makes "
"the window move, your window manager uses the <tt>Alt</tt> key already. Try "
"pressing <tt>Shift</tt> at the same time."
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msgid ""
"You can adjust the selection range for fuzzy select by clicking and dragging "
"left and right."
msgstr ""
"You can adjust the selection range for fuzzy select by clicking and dragging "
"left and right."

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"You can create and edit complex selections using the Path tool. The Paths "
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"dialog allows you to work on multiple paths and to convert them to "
"selections."
msgstr ""
"You can create and edit complex selections using the Path tool. The Paths "
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"dialogue allows you to work on multiple paths and to convert them to "
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"selections."

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msgid ""
"You can drag a layer from the Layers dialog and drop it onto the toolbox. "
"This will create a new image containing only that layer."
msgstr ""
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"You can drag a layer from the Layers dialogue and drop it onto the toolbox. "
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"This will create a new image containing only that layer."

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msgid ""
"You can drag and drop many things in the GIMP. For example, dragging a color "
"from the toolbox or from a color palette and dropping it into an image will "
"fill the current image or selection with that color."
msgstr ""
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"You can drag and drop many things in the GIMP. For example, dragging a "
"colour from the toolbox or from a colour palette and dropping it into an "
"image will fill the current image or selection with that colour."
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msgid ""
"You can draw simple squares or circles using Edit-&gt;Stroke Selection. It "
"strokes the edge of your current selection. More complex shapes can be drawn "
"using the Path tool or with Filters-&gt;Render-&gt;Gfig."
msgstr ""
"You can draw simple squares or circles using Edit-&gt;Stroke Selection. It "
"strokes the edge of your current selection. More complex shapes can be drawn "
"using the Path tool or with Filters-&gt;Render-&gt;Gfig."

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msgid ""
"You can get context-sensitive help for most of the GIMP's features by "
"pressing the F1 key at any time. This also works inside the menus."
msgstr ""
"You can get context-sensitive help for most of the GIMP's features by "
"pressing the F1 key at any time. This also works inside the menus."

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msgid ""
"You can perform many layer operations by right-clicking on the text label of "
"a layer in the Layers dialog."
msgstr ""
"You can perform many layer operations by right-clicking on the text label of "
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"You can press or release the <tt>Shift</tt> and <tt>Ctrl</tt> keys while you "
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"are making a selection in order to constrain it to a square or a circle, or "
"to have it centered on its starting point."
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msgstr ""
"You can press or release the <tt>Shift</tt> and <tt>Ctrl</tt> keys while you "
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"are making a selection in order to constrain it to a square or a circle, or "
"to have it centred on its starting point."
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msgid ""
"You can save a selection to a channel (Select-&gt;Save to Channel) and then "
"modify this channel with any paint tools. Using the buttons in the Channels "
"dialog, you can toggle the visibility of this new channel or convert it to a "
"selection."
msgstr ""
"You can save a selection to a channel (Select-&gt;Save to Channel) and then "
"modify this channel with any paint tools. Using the buttons in the Channels "
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"dialogue, you can toggle the visibility of this new channel or convert it to "
"a selection."
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msgid ""
"You can use <tt>Alt</tt>-<tt>Tab</tt> to cycle through all layers in an "
"image (if your window manager doesn't trap those keys...)."
msgstr ""
"You can use <tt>Alt</tt>-<tt>Tab</tt> to cycle through all layers in an "
"image (if your window manager doesn't trap those keys...)."

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msgid ""
"You can use the middle mouse button to pan around the image, if it's larger "
"than its display window."
msgstr ""
"You can use the middle mouse button to pan around the image, if it's larger "
"than its display window."

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"You can use the paint tools to change the selection. Click on the &quot;"
"Quick Mask&quot; button at the bottom left of an image window. Change your "
"selection by painting in the image and click on the button again to convert "
"it back to a normal selection."
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msgstr ""
"You can use the paint tools to change the selection. Click on the &quot;"
"Quick Mask&quot; button at the bottom left of an image window. Change your "
"selection by painting in the image and click on the button again to convert "
"it back to a normal selection."