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    Gwenview Alternatives

    Gwenview is described as 'image viewer for KDE. It can load and save all image formats supported by KDE, but Gwenview can also browse GIMP files (*.xcf)' and is a popular Image Viewer in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Gwenview for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is IrfanView. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try nomacs or ImageGlass. Other great apps like Gwenview are XnView MP (Free Personal), FastStone Image Viewer (Free Personal), digiKam (Free, Open Source) and XnView (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Feb 22, 2022
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    Gwenview is an image viewer for KDE. It can load and save all image formats supported by KDE, but Gwenview can also browse...
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    1. Fast and compact image viewer/converter trying to be simple for beginners and powerful for professionals. Many supported file formats and features.
      IrfanView vs Gwenview opinions
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      Fast instalation, easy use.
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

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    2. nomacs is a small, fast image viewer able to handle the most common image formats including RAW images. Additionally it is possible to synchronize multiple viewers. A synchronization of viewers running on the same computer or via LAN is possible.

      Discontinued

      The last release is from July 2020, and it seems the main developer is not working on it anymore. See: https://github.com/nomacs/nomacs/issues/612

      nomacs vs Gwenview opinions
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      small size, can also manipulate images with surprisinly advanced tools
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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    3. ImageGlass is a simple picture viewer with which you will be able to display your image collection in a very similar way to the one that Windows provides by default, but with some additional functions.

      Bundleware

      The first installer available on the website, presented by the author, "ImageGlass Spider", is bundleware. From the privacy policy: "Also, the software shares available resources with the Spider's customers, to pass traffic through your device."

      The author is aware of the problem and indecisive on what action to take. Since less experienced users would fall for the "Spider" edition, be careful when downloading this software.

    4. XnViewMP is a free software to view, organise, convert graphics and photos files or to create slide show, contact sheet, HTML pages.
    5. FastStone Image Viewer is a fast, stable, user-friendly image browser, converter and editor. It has a nice array of features that include image viewing, management, comparison, red-eye removal, emailing, resizing, cropping and color adjustments.


    6. digiKam is an advanced digital photo management application which makes importing and organizing digital photos a "snap". The photos are organized in albums which can be sorted chronologically, by folder layout or by custom collections.
    7. XnView is a utility for viewing and converting graphic files. XnView is provided as FREEWARE for private non-commercial or educational use (including non-profit organization).
    8. JPEGView is a lean, fast and highly configurable viewer/editor for JPEG, BMP, PNG, WEBP, TGA, GIF and TIFF images with a minimal GUI.

      Discontinued

      This project hasn't been updated since 2018 and has since been forked with numerous updates at https://github.com/sylikc/jpegview

    9. qView is a Qt-based image viewer designed to be practical and minimal.
    10. Shotwell is an open source photo organizer designed for the GNOME desktop environment.
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