Gallery: Microsoft Paint Preview Build 0.820.13407.0

Posted on October 9, 2016 by Rafael Rivera in Windows 10 with 33 Comments

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Paint, the indispensable drawing tool, has been with Microsoft Windows since the beginning. Windows 1.0, for example, shipped with a licensed copy of ZSoft Corporation’s PC Paintbrush app that supported the drawing of smiley faces with a wide color gamut of, err, grays. It got replaced with a new colorful Paintbrush app in 3.0 and has steadily been tweaked ever since.

But as Brad wrote about yesterday, Paint is about to get its biggest update in decades — rumored to be revealed and released at Microsoft’s Windows 10 event on October 26.

We got our hands on an early preview build of Paint (0.820.13407.0) and will have a full write-up for you… as soon as we’re done doodling around with it. Here’s some screen-shots in the mean time.

Paint - WelcomePaint - NewPaint - Drop Target Paint - Selection ToolsPaint - Resize ToolsPaint - Paint Tools Paint - Text Tools Paint - 2D ShapesPaint - 3D ShapesPaint - Community Paint - Print Dialog  Paint - Menu   Paint - About Dialog

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