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Are there any updated instructions for installing seperate+

I recently tried to install the seperate+ plug-in for gimp 2.8 and I was getting an error message when I try to start up gimp.

The instructions I followed are at this link http://registry.gimp.org/node/17052
After following instructions to install the seperate+ plug-in I get the following error message:
seperate_import.exe Unable To Locate Component
This application has failed to start because libtiff3.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

This error message would pop up twice while gimp was starting up and the Seperate plug-in did not seem to work.
after looking around in the bin folder under programfiles/gimp2.0/bin I came accross the libtiff3.dll so it was never missing.
After digging around in another folder named GIMP2 I came accross a similar file named libtiff-3.dll
I copied this file, and changed it's name to libtiff3.dll

now the plug-in seems to be working.

I quess my question is, Is this the way the plug in is supposed to be installed or have I not properly installed the latest version of gimp? Either way this was an awful lot of guess work to get this plug in working

Even if the message says "This application has failed to start because libtiff3.dll was not found " the problem was not a missed dll but 2 copies of the same

And you already solved...only no reason to rename the other dll, you may just delete it.

For the rest the error message are usually sufficiently clear to allow a quick fix , just remember that in case of similar error messages about dll not found, the cause is very often not the absence of the dll, but the presence of more then 1

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