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Home Page: http://www.irfanview.com/

IrfanView is a very fast, small, compact and innovative graphic viewer for Windows 9x, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003 , 2008, Vista, Windows 7. It is simple for beginners and powerful for professionals with nice conversion features (PC).

General Associations
Graphics (12), graphic viewer (1), images (15), windows (3)

Cost

Irfanview is freeware.

Features

  • Many supported file formats
  • Multi language support
  • Thumbnail/preview option
  • Paint option – to draw lines, circles, arrows, straighten image etc.
  • Toolbar skins option
  • Slideshow (save slideshow as EXE/SCR or burn it to CD)
  • Show EXIF/IPTC/Comment text in Slideshow/Fullscreen etc.
  • Support for Adobe Photoshop Filters
  • Fast directory view (moving through directory)
  • Batch conversion (with image processing)
  • Multipage TIF editing
  • File search
  • Email option
  • Multimedia player
  • Print option
  • Support for embedded color profiles in JPG/TIF
  • Change color depth
  • Scan (batch scan) support
  • Cut/crop
  • IPTC editing
  • Effects (Sharpen, Blur, Adobe 8BF, Filter Factory, Filters Unlimited, etc.)
  • Capturing
  • Extract icons from EXE/DLL/ICLs
  • Lossless JPG rotation
  • Unicode support
  • Many hotkeys
  • Many command line options
  • Many PlugIns
  • Only one EXE-File, no DLLs, no Shareware messages like “I Agree” or “Evaluation expired”
  • No registry changes without user action/permission

 

Interface Languages
Arabic (4), Chinese (6), Croatian (3), Czech (5), Danish (6), Dutch (8), English (416), Estonian (3), Finnish (5), French (18), German (19), Hebrew (4), Hungarian (4), Italian (12), Japanese (11), Korean (6), Polish (6), Portuguese (8), Russian (7), Serbian (4), Slovakian (3), Slovenian (2), Spanish (15), Turkish (5), Ukrainian (2), Uzbek (1)