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Is there an image viewer for Windows that auto-refreshes the image when it is modified?

The single most important feature I am looking for is that the image viewer auto-refreshes the image (while you are viewing it) when it changes on the disk. I have tried: Irfanview FastStone Image ...
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App to view the 360° panorama pictures

I've got 360° panorama pictures taken by Gear 360 camera which I'd like to view on macOS. These are standard JPEG files, but usually shown as spherical when opened. For example, I have tried to open ...
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Fast image viewer that can open archives?

I have tens of thousands of small image files like game screenshots that are a pain to backup, and would rather just put them in an uncompressed container (archive in "store" mode). Without ...
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Looking for a simple way to make a raspberry pi3 Kiosk showing photos and videos from a USB stick

I'm looking for a very basic and simple way to implement a kiosk with a raspberry pi 3. What I'd like to do is this: startup script that read the content of a USB stick and launch a software to ...
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Looking for a Windows file manager with photo, pdf, epub and docx preview

Is there a Windows XP or Windows 7 file manager with the ability to preview jpg, pdf, rtf, doc, docx and epub files (without launching another program)? I am using xyplorer free 5.555, but though it ...
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Software for viewing and comparing photo side-by-side

Since sometime I clicked the shutter for multiple times when I am taking a picture, so to hope my hands didn't shake in one of them. I am looking for software that can view multiple JPEG images (about ...
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Image Viewer for multiple images side-by-side

I have a recent need/want to view multiple images (e.g. up to 30) side-by at different magnifications, crops, etc. --- For my Windows computer. I remember back in MS Office 97-XP, there was a ...
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Lightbox style image browser for Windows

Picassa used to have that cool feature, but it's gone. I simply want to browse my pictures with lightbox effect, using mousewheel to zoom in/out and arrows to switch between photos. Is it something ...
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HEIC image format viewer for Windows

Looking for HEIC image format viewer for Windows. Freeware or open source.
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Image viewer with two images zooming at same time

I am looking for an image viewer which can load two images of the same size at the same time and when I zoom in one, the same region is being displayed on the other one. Any idea, for such software on ...
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Windows image viewer with greyscale and sepia preview at once

I'm looking for a program to view my photos but I'd like to see at once: original photo grey preview sepia preview So, at first, I have a list of thumbnails of images in a folder. Then when I click ...
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Universal file viewer for many files

Looking for an application that can display many files at once of varying file types. Ideally there'd be a stellar grid view of previews so users could quickly scan through them - flagging a few or ...
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Tabbed Image Browser for Windows

I'm looking for image browsers/photo managers in the same vein as: Picasa XnView MP Faststone Image Viewer but with support for multiple browser tabs (not just individual image viewer tabs) Note: ...
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Photo viewer with EXIF rotation and comment editor

We have about one gigabyte sized collection of family photos. For each photo we would like to specify rotation angle (90 DEGREES or -90 DEGREES) and a one-line comment. There are individual image ...
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Looking for an image viewer program that supports vertical scrolling

Is there something that will let open a folder of images (.jpg) and scroll through them vertically? I.E. by using the up/down arrow keys, in an effect similar to if they were loaded into a PDF or ...
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What libs does gThumb need to play audio and video files?

I've installed APT version of gThumb and have found out that it fails to play audio and video files (with the Audio/Video support extension enabled). Several days ago, when I had a lot of apps ...
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iOS photo viewing app that allows me to manually organize the order of images

The default photos app in iOS is organized by date of capture. The ability exists to create custom albums, but the images are sorted by the time that you added the image to the album. I am looking for ...
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FOSS Image viewer for Linux with easy rename capability

I'm looking for an image viewer for Linux/Unix desktop environments - no need for it to be fancy or anything - but with a particular feature: As I view an image, I should be able to rename it. Somehow,...
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Open Source Software to Group images by facial similarity

Is there an open source program that will group pictures based on facial similarity? I know there is a lot of amazing facial recognition software out there like Picasa that can group together multiple ...
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Image viewers with timeline view?

I know that geeqie has a timeline view, where pictures (including sub directories) are grouped by date and visualized in a kind of timeline. Now I am interested in alternative programs with offer also ...
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Android app to compare similar images side-by-side and delete blurrier one

I've been using XnView for this on Windows, it has a side-by-side comparison mode where zooming into one image zooms into the other at the same time, so you can take several pictures of the same scene,...
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Free image viewer on windows with zero data collecting policy

The old Windows photo viewer (which I'm fan of it) doesn't always work on my computer (windows 10). It opens some files, but for some others it shows the following error. Windows Photo Viewer can't ...
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Google Picasa Photo Viewer alternative

For many years I've been installing Picasa on my computers only so that I can use its photo viewer. I like its UI very much (I have no interest in photo organisation and cloud storages). But Picasa ...
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Linux image-viewer with multi page support for tiff

Looking for some image-viewer to easily view multi-page tiff files, which can display float16/uint16 data, and be able to easy to display next image in directory. On windows I was using Irfanview for ...
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Fast and lightweight photo viewer

Since the Microsoft Windows 10 Photo App has issues displaying images and that re-occurs every 2 to 3 days, I'm looking for an alternative. The software must display images move forward and backward ...
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Display half-transparent “ghost” image over other windows

When working with various software more or less related to graphics editing - be it map makers, CAD, 3D modellers or such, I often need to redraw certain contents of some image I have as a bitmap. It ...
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JS/jQuery lightbox plugin with hard links and customization?

I am looking for a lightbox plugin to suit all my needs. I am building a photography portfolio site, and currently working on the gallery. I dont want each image to have its own site, but I do however ...
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Image viewer that randomly displays images from sub-folders using tag filters

I have a parent folder named "Pictures" containing tens of thousands of pictures that are organized in sub-folders that are named by date such as "2020-04-07". Some of these pictures have been taken ...
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Automatically displaying images/PDF on a screen

Is there some sort of application that displays specific files like PDF and/or images from a specified folder onto a screen? I have software that automatically drops images and PDF or client's orders ...
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copy protecting image viewer

I'm looking for an android app which is an image viewer (optionally video) and actively prevents copying the content which is shown on it. ie. no save option, prevents screenshot, does not store ...
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Software where I can upload a bunch of images and it will randomly select a handful of them?

Something that works in Windows 10 and is free. Preferably shows them all in a row or in 2 even rows (one on top of the other). Willing to use a website too. Thanks in advance! This is for study and ...
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Free image viewer with folder tracking to display latest image automatically

I'm looking for an image viewer for Windows which always displays a full-screen view of the newest image a specific folder. Preferably with raw image format support (Nikon) and free or inexpensive (&...
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Open-source image organiser with face recognition (alternative to Picasa) with OSX/Linux support

I'm looking for free (ideally open-source) image viewer and organiser which has the following features: Full screen preview of images with basic zoom in/out abilities. Image thumbnail grid view of ...
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SVG viewer for a quick browse through many SVG files

I have folders containing a large amount of SVG images. A quick look up is not an option when using software like Adobe Illustrator. What I am looking for is a tool for simply viewing the files.
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Image viewer that shows pixel color value if zoomed enough

On Windows interface, open a picture, then enlarge the image with mouse, when enlarge to enough big, till display every pixel(pixel is actually a box), meanwhile, within every box, it is show RGB ...
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Side-by-side image viewer for Android with RAW (DNG) file support

I'm seeking recommendations for an Android app to view 2 images side-by-side (or one above the other) so that I can easily compare them. Specifically, I want to compare quality of JPG image files to ...
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Android Image Viewer for Webp and Animated GIFs

Is there an Android application that can view webp and animated GIFs? It would be a plus if it could open .cbz files, or other archive formats, as I like to compress images on my phone. There are ...
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Map of pictures on my computer, by EXIF geolocation

My camera has a GPS sensor, so most of my pictures have a latitude/longitude in their EXIF. I know I took pictures at a particular location, but I don't remember when and I have so many folders and ...
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Looking for a raster viewer to display 16-bit tif rasters properly

Currently I use IrfanView to display and quickly delete cloudy satellite images (by pressing delete button). But, unfortunately, some 16-bit, 3-band images are not displayed properly as RGB. I tried ...
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Android app that only displays the pictures within a particular folder

I sometimes need to show my artwork to people I just met. Pictures of my artwork are in a specific folder /sdcard/portfolio on my Android phone. However, launching the stock Gallery app would show ...
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Photo viewer for Windows

I have been using Apple Photos to view my pictures. I have now switched to Android, so I don't want to use Apple Photos anymore. I am exporting all of the photos currently in there and putting them in ...
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Sort tall images into one folder, wide into another

I have a large image collection on my full windows 10 tablet. I start with hundreds of images Some of them are taller than wide -> I want them to go in one folder Some of them are wilder than tall -> ...
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Windows 10 program to view GIF's fullscreen

Ifranview almost does this- you can make GIF's decently big in normal viewing mode but when you go fullscreen mode the GIF's become small again. If I'm not mistaken, ifranview considers this a "...
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Fast picture viewer for Windows

Is there any free alternative to fastpictureviewer? I need a picture viewer that is fast (in best case hw-accelerated) with these features: fast browsing through many (some thousand) large (80MP) ...
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Animated SVG image viewer for Linux

I there an Linux Image viewer for animated SVG files? Like this one: https://github.com/sharkdp/fd/raw/master/doc/screencast.svg?sanitize=true
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Windows Photo viewer and manager for people who suffer from paranoia (schizophrenia)

I'm looking for a Photo viewer and manager that doesn't do anything with analyzing, tagging, identifying content in pictures. This is for someone who has schizophrenia, and who suffers from paranoia. ...
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An image viewer like Picasa Picture Viewer

I used to use Picasa's Picture Viewer (which is bundled with the main Picasa app, but works separately from it). It worked great. Now I moved to a new Windows 10 laptop and when I attempted to ...
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HEIF/HEIC viewer to quickly browse HEIF/HEIC files in a folder

I am looking for an HEIF/HEIC viewer for Microsoft Windows 7 that can quickly browse HEIF/HEIC files in a folder (like Windows Photo Viewer does for JPG files). Any license and price is fine. I ...
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Image/Photo Viewer for Windows

I am looking for an alternative to Windows Photo Viewer that is able to view png, jpg, and gif. Windows Photo Viewer only supports static gif. Must haves: Lightweight; Loads fast. Avoids fancy ...
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image viewer (on-demand from gallery) for presentations

I need to do slideshows with a projector, used FastStone for it, now looking for a similar app on Linux or OS X. The audience should not see the gallery and you messing around with it, only one image ...