A brand new model of the favored picture viewer Irfanview has simply been released (sure I name IrfanView a picture viewer regardless that it could actually do much more than that). IrfanView four.54 introduces a number of new options to the appliance and fixes a number of points in earlier variations.
New and present customers can obtain setup and moveable variations of IrfanView four.54 from the developer homepage. All it takes to replace is to put in the brand new model over the prevailing copy or push the moveable recordsdata into the moveable program folder.
IrfanView four.54 will increase the Undo and Redo restrict to a most of 20 steps. The default is ready to 5 undo/redo operations however customers might change the restrict to as much as 20 steps. Just choose Options > Properties/Settings > Browsing/Editing and change the worth of the “Set the variety of Undo/Redo steps” choice. You may additionally disable undo/redo operations by setting the worth to zero.
The developer added a zoom magnifier to the picture viewer’s fullscreen mode. The keyboard shortcut Ctrl-Shift is mapped to the zoom magnifier which may be moved round with the mouse; this works in common IrfanView home windows and now additionally in fullscreen mode. IrfanView customers who do not want the performance can disable it below Options > Properties/Settings > Viewing by eradicating the checkmark from “Enable Zoom Magnifier”.
Another new and helpful function is an choice to create print profiles. When you open the print dialog in IrfanView you discover a new choice to avoid wasting the settings to a profile. You might change between completely different profiles at anytime by loading them from the print dialog. A profile might save details about the printer, print measurement and orientation, margins, and different printing associated parameters. Another new printing associated function is the choice to configure horizontal and vertical centering.
The Settings function a number of new choices, amongst them the power to allow or disable plugins below Help > Installed Plugins, a brand new choice to set the choice border measurement, new canvas dialog choice “set side ratio”, and new choice to repeat/transfer attainable.
Other than that, there’s a new choice for lossless JPEGs so as to add or change ICC shade profiles and a brand new thumbnail choice to maintain the main target within the folder tree. Lastly, it’s now attainable to point out the colour corrections dialog in darkish mode and to observe subfolders within the Watch/Hot Folder dialog.
Most fixes are for plugins that ought to now work correctly once more within the new model.
Now You: Which picture viewer do you employ, and why?