a 32 bit Image Mask Tool
Gmask supports the following masks: WIN, MEKO-, MEKO+, FL, Q0, and CP.
G-Mask supports the file formats BMP, DIB, JPG and JPEG, and PNG.
GIF is not supported because it was impossible to obtain a freeware licence from UNISYS CORP. who owns the rights for the LZW compression technique necessary to read/write GIF's.
If you are interested in the history of Gmask you can download History.zip (2Kb compressed .doc.)
Some versions of Gmask comes with an installer, other versions are compressed archives (lzh or zip. Simply unpack them to a folder of your own choice and make shortcuts yourself.
Normally Gmask Menus and Dialogues are in Japaneese.
There is a file named Gmasklng.ini. It comes in several versions.
When this file is put in the same folder as Gmask.exe, the Menus and Dialogues will change to the language of the actual Gmasklng.ini. See below for different language versions to download. If the Gmasklng.ini is included in a .lzh or selfextractor it is indicated in the text.
Windows95/98/NT4.0 Japanese, English, Korean, Chinese Big5 and GB, German, Spanish and Italian, etc edition
It doesn't work well in less than 256 colors
Download Gmask170cn.zip ver.1.70 (236K) in Chinese Big5 with readme.txt, creadme.txt file and Gmasklng.ini in Chinese BIG5. Creadme.txt and Readme.txt are written in Chinese.
Chinese (BIG5) edition was completed by mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org of Taiwan.
If you want to use Chinese GB edition then extract the Gmasklng.ini file from Gb160.LZH(6K) to the same folder as GMask.exe,
Chinese GB edition is the work of Chinese Shou Jiayan, and introduced to the public in his home page.
The English version comes with English language ini file and a complete Windows help file
English edition was completed by Danish Erik Albrechtsen.
You can download Gmsk170E.exe from this site or from European mirror 1.
Download Italy160.lzh (15K) with Italian Gmasklng.ini and HTML Help
Italian Tecno translated English edition into Italian.
Download German.zip (2K) with German Gmasklng.ini
German Tobias Kurwinkel (mailto:email@example.com) translated English edition into German.
His hope page is this site(www.astonish.de).
ver.1.70 (289K) in Japanese.
Download (Self-Extract) GMask170.EXE ver.1.70 (308K) in Japanese
This is Masksrc.LZH (85K) with easy description and C source for the the ones that want to make a program for mask processing by themselves. (Sorry Japanese only)
Download Gmask170kr.zip ver.1.70 (232K) in Korean with Readmekr.txt file and Gmasklng.ini in Korean.
Korean edition is the work of Yun-Young Hur, and introduced to the public in his home page.
The Spanish version is a Gmasklng.ini. file to put in the Gmask directory.
This file was made by Spanish Ifigenio Osobar.
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