The command enables and disables
displaying the image window on the entire screen. When it is enabled,
the image window takes up the whole screen, but the image stays the
same size. When you enable full-screen mode, the menubar may not be
displayed, but if this happens, you can right-click on the image to
access the image menu. You can set the default appearance for
full-screen mode in the
If you use GIMP
on an Apple computer, full-screen mode may not work, since Apple doesn't
provide the necessary functionality. Instead, you can maximize the image
window by clicking on the Green Button,
so the image occupies most of the screen.
Activating the Command
You can access this command from the image menubar through
or by using the keyboard shortcut F11.