Updated December 4, 2012
Added Nov. 29, 2009
Compatibility : Windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/2008/Vista/7
File Size : 1.46 Mb
Download ** (**this download link will take you to the author’s site where you can select from a large number of download locations – you can also download the ‘Plug-ins for Irfanview here at Fileforum.) The plug-ins for the latest version of Irfanview can also be d/l’d via Majorgeeks here
From the author’s website : “IrfanView was the first Windows graphic viewer WORLDWIDE with Multiple (animated) GIF support.
One of the first graphic viewers WORLDWIDE with Multipage TIF support.
The first graphic viewer WORLDWIDE with Multiple ICO support.
Some IrfanView features:
Many supported file formats (click here the list of formats)
Multi language support
Paint option – to draw lines, circles, arrows, straighten image etc.
Toolbar skins option
Slideshow (save slideshow as EXE/SCR or burn it to CD)
Show EXIF/IPTC/Comment text in Slideshow/Fullscreen etc.
Support for Adobe Photoshop Filters
Fast directory view (moving through directory)
Batch conversion (with image processing)
Multipage TIF editing
Support for embedded color profiles in JPG/TIF
Change color depth
Scan (batch scan) support
Effects (Sharpen, Blur, Adobe 8BF, Filter Factory, Filters Unlimited, etc.)
Extract icons from EXE/DLL/ICLs
Lossless JPG rotation
Many command line options
Only one EXE-File, no DLLs, no Shareware messages like “I Agree” or “Evaluation expired”
No registry changes without user action/permission!
and much much more”
Note : (again this is straight from the author’s site) “IrfanView is provided as freeware, but only for private, non-commercial use (that means at home). IrfanView is free for educational use (schools, universities and libraries) and for use in charity or humanitarian organisations.”
Note : During installation you have the option to install ‘Google’ components.