Originally Posted by snowflake.nz
I'm looking for an application/program that will open and view animated .gif pictures.
I compile them in GIMP, but need to view them before using as backgrounds for various projects (digital scrapbooking, dvds etc)
Please remember to explain simply - I'm still newbie
If my memory serves correctly, gimp has a gif-player filter somewhere, in the filters menu probably.
Also you can use mplayer.
Or, as suggested above, any web browser.