How to get “Tool Options” back in GIMP

GIMP Tool Options gone? This tutorial will show you how to get “Tool Options” back in GIMP.

GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a cross-platform image editor available for Windows, macOS, and GNU/Linux (e.g., Ubuntu).

How to restore “Tool Options” in GIMP - method 1

To restore the missing “Tool Options” dialog, click on Windows in the top menu of GIMP > Dockable Dialogs > Tool Options.

Restore Tool Options in GIMP

How to restore “Tool Options” in GIMP - method 2

To restore the missing “Tool Options” dialog, click on the [◀] (little triangle) icon in the top right corner of the dock > Add Tab > Tool Options.

Get Tool Options back in GIMP