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Context Viewer Alternatives

Context Viewer is described as 'explorer extension in the form of a Control Panel applet that lets you preview image files and text in the right click menu' and is an app in the file management category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Context Viewer for Windows, Windows Explorer and Mac. The best alternative is SageThumbs, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Context Viewer are XnShell, Image Resizer for Windows, PicaView and FastPreview.

Context Viewer alternatives are mainly Image Converters but may also be Image Viewers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Context Viewer.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows
  • Windows Explorer

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    SageThumbs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer

    SageThumbs is a powerful shell extension allowing to preview enormous amount of image formats directly in Windows Explorer by using Pierre-e Gougelet's GFL library (XnView's author).

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    XnShell

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer

    XnShell is a free .

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  3. Image Resizer for Windows icon

    Image Resizer for Windows

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer

    Image Resizer for Windows is a utility that lets you resize one or more selected image files directly from Windows Explorer by right-clicking.

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    PicaView

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer

    PicaView is the simple, no-hassle image viewing solution. This is an add-on for viewing images in File Explorer that lets you right-click on an image file to bring up a miniature image and image file information.

    Discontinued

    The product is no longer available on the official website, but you can still download it from OldVersion.com

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    FastPreview

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer

    FastPreview was created in need of a usable PicaView replacement which was discontinued at the time.

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  6. Assetizr icon

    Assetizr

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Assetizr will give you one tool for resizing images and optimizing them for web and mobile applications. It's a fast and lightweight, drag-and-drop desktop app with batch processing, smart naming and more.

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    Pictus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer

    Pictus is a fast, free image viewer that enables Windows to see thumbnails of supported formats, such as PSD. Give it a spin today!

    Discontinued

    Last updated in 2008. See https://poppeman.se/pictus/

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  8. FirmTools ShellExtension is a real handy freebie for Windows users.

    Discontinued

    Last Release date: Sep 07, 2005. See http://free.firmtools.com/shellextension.php

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  9. Photo Size Optimizer icon

    Photo Size Optimizer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    A powerful photo resizer and optimizer for Mac, allows you to optimize all your photos by 80% ~ 20% comparing to their originals while keeping their original resolution, quality.

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  10. MenuViewer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    This shell extensions will show you a thumbnail of an image file, as well as its dimensions, when you right click on a filename inside Explorer.

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