1. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10 (64)
       08 Jul 2016 #1

    Fix-it Tool Needed To Install Newer Version Of Paint.net?


    Hello,
    I just tried to update Paint.net unsuccessfully.

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    After some Googling I found that it didn't completely un-istall the version I had working so I need the Fix-It Tool.
    Is this true?
    Unfortunately I can't find it.
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  2. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10 (64)
       09 Jul 2016 #2
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  3.    09 Jul 2016 #3

    It installed straight off for me. Try selecting custom install rather than express.
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  4. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10 (64)
       09 Jul 2016 #4

    swarfega said: View Post
    It installed straight off for me. Try selecting custom install rather than express.
    I did choose the custom install.

    I've installed and updated Paint.net many times before.
    Many others have experienced what just happened to me.
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  5. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 9,154
    W10Prox64
       09 Jul 2016 #5

    I opened my Paint.NET program today, after not using it for some time, and got a notification there was an update. I chose to Install on Exit, and let it download in the background. I then closed the program, and it told me it would install the update now; "Optimizing, and installed successfully". Opened the program back up, and it appears to have worked properly.

    Glad you found the solution for your problem.
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  6. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10 (64)
       09 Jul 2016 #6

    That's how I've successfully updated in the past.
    I won't update "now" from now on.

    Cheers!
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