How do I make JPG the default format when exporting in GIMP?

Using GIMP 2.8.22 on Windows. When I export images, gimp usually makes PNG the default. How do I make JPG the default format when exporting?

Answer

There’s finally a real setting for this, as of GIMP 2.10 (and possibly earlier), you can simply go to Edit > Preferences >Image Import and Export, and change the export file type as you please.

GIMP Export File Type option

In addition, the above exe editing technique doesn’t work anymore, since they changed how it’s handled to implement this.

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