Open Source XnView Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to XnView is nomacs, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to XnView and many of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to XnView are ImageGlass (Free, Open Source), JPEGView (Free, Open Source), qView (Free, Open Source) and Shotwell (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 13, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Personal photo management application for the GNOME desktop environment. F-Spot is based on MONO

      Discontinued

      The most recent version of F-Spot is 0.8.2, released December 19, 2010.

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    1. Mirage is a fast and simple GTK+ image viewer. Because it depends only on PyGTK, Mirage is ideal for users who wish to keep their computers lean while still having a clean image viewer.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.9.5.2, released on February 13, 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Core Features • Modern: LightGallery uses HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with Chromium and Node.js to build the app. • Cross-platform: LightGallery works across operating systems. You can use it on OS X, Windows, or Linux.

      Discontinued

      Last update : 31 May 2016. https://github.com/sachinchoolur/lightgallery-desktop.

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    2. Fast Picture Viewer with compact UI, that can be hidden. It can view images insides archives, as well as comic book formats. It has 26 different image filters, that can stays applied when changing image. Automatically adjusts itself to your screen.
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    3. Enhanced Android Gallery App to manage local photos: geotagging with map, tags (keywords), find, sort, view, copy, delete, set gps exif data, send, ... .
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    4. Pix is available for Linux as a cross-distribution AppImage, Android, and Windows. You can also download the source code to hack it and contribute to the project.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      This is a Free & Fast Image Viewer and Editor for Windows. There are many tools around doing that, but the aim of this Freeware is to be a small and handy tool doing what it says and running also as a standalone exe file (installer not necessary).
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    5. Lightweight, versatile desktop image viewer for Windows, built on top of WinForms (C#). The best replacement for the default Windows photo viewer. - ModuleArt/quick-picture-viewer
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      Sequential is an image viewer for Mac OS X. It was originally designed for opening a folder of images and displaying them in order. It works well for viewing comics and manga.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1.2, released in January 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      imv(stb) is an extremely lightweight and fast image viewer/browser for the Windows platform. The current executable is about 70KB (without executable compression).
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