Best qView Alternatives in 2021

    qView is described as 'Qt-based image viewer designed to be practical and minimal' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to qView for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and Online / Web-based. 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 qView are XnView MP (Free Personal), digiKam (Free, Open Source), FastStone Image Viewer (Free Personal) and XnView (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. Create lovely photo web galleries directly from your Photos library on Mac. Share the generated HTML output folder with your family and friends in any possible way – e.g., via your personal website or external storage.
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    2. View your images and videos with the same excitement you had when you shot them.


    3. Vliv is a Windows application that allows interactive viewing of gigantic TIFF images. Vliv is known to have successfully displayed a 121600x97280 image. - Requirements Microsoft Windows 2000/XP. 64 Megabytes of main memory. Fast hard disk is recommended.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      GLiv is an OpenGL image viewer. Image loading is done via Gdk-pixbuf bundled with GTK+-2.6, rendering with OpenGL, and the graphical user interface uses GTK+ with GtkGLExt.
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    4. BonAView is the most innovative digital photo management software which have no analogs in his class.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.9.0, released in September 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    5. eom or the Eye of MATE is a simple graphics viewer for the MATE desktop which uses the gdk-pixbuf library. It can deal with large images, and can zoom and scroll with constant memory usage. Its goals are simplicity and standards compliance. Eye of MATE is a fork of Eye of GNOME.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Fast, thumbnail-focused image viewer with dual viewing surface.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Xfce
      Thumbnail list display. Thumbnails can be cached to disk for faster subsequent loads. One click file selection. Zoom in, out, and fit to window. Slideshow. Mode that zoom reverts to on a new image can be configured. File filtering options.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.0.4, released in December 2006, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    6. Fast and simple image viewing program for Mac OS X. JustLooking is designed to be used instead of the Preview application on your computer for browsing most image file formats.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available and its Twitter account is not updated since 2010. Last version, 3.3.3, released on June 28, 2009, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

    7. PT Photo Editor is an efficient application designed to solve all common photo problems, bring your images to life and make them look their best.
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