NewView Graphics' File Viewer

By NewView Graphics Free Editors' Rating

Editors' Review

Download.com Staff Oct 15, 2009

NewView Graphics' File Viewer is a basic image viewer and photo editor that allows users to make simple changes to their images. Although the program works fine, there are definitely more sophisticated options for doing this sort of work.

The program's interface is dated and plain, and it's not immediately clear how to get started. The fact that we couldn't actually open a file using the File menu threw us a little bit. It turns out that users must navigate to their desired location from the Directory pane within the program; a separate pane displays the contents of each folder, and clicking on a file opens it. The program offers basic photo-editing functions, including the ability to rotate, crop, and flip images and adjust their color and brightness. The program also includes a very basic and do-it-yourself way of correcting red eye. We appreciated the fact that the program let us covert images between 10 different file types, including JPEG, GIF, and PNG. The program's slideshow feature couldn't seem to make up its mind about how long each image should be displayed, which resulted in a strangely arrhythmic display. Overall, the program wasn't bad, but we've seen similar programs that were sleeker and more intuitive.

NewView Graphics' File Viewer is free. It comes as a ZIP file but installs and uninstalls without issues. We recommend this program with reservations; it's not particularly intuitive or powerful, but it will do in a pinch.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 13.2

Version 13.2:
  • Improved PDF support. Easy to use PDF tools allow the user to Merge and Split PDF documents as well as Extract, Remove, Insert, and Replace pages.
  • Cubic spline interpolation for sharp, enlarged bitmaps.
  • Lossless and 12 bit JPEG support.
  • JPEG2000 support.
  • Many exotic TIFF formats supported.
  • General

    Release October 19, 2017
    Date Added October 19, 2017
    Version 13.2

    Operating Systems

    Operating Systems Windows 10, Windows 2003, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows XP
    Additional Requirements None


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    Developer's Description

    Browse your system and display, print, and manage images in a wide variety of formats. File conversion, screen capture, color reduction, slideshow, multimedia, and animations. Insert or update comments which are written into your image files and display when you view each image. NewView now supports PDF. Easy to use PDF tools allow the user to Merge and Split PDF documents as well as Extract, Remove, Insert, and Replace pages. Windows', OS/2, and OS/2 2.x bitmaps (.BMP, .DIB, .RLE), GIF, animated GIF, IFF, JBIG (.JBG), JPEG, JPEG 2000 (.JP2, .J2K), LBM, Portable Bitmap (.PBM, .PGM, .PNM, .PGM), PCX, PDF, PNG, RAS, SUN, TIFF (.TIF), Targa (.TGA), Windows' metafiles (.WMF, .EMF), Windows' icons and cursors (.ICO, .CUR, .ANI). Animated GIF images and animated cursors are automatically displayed in animation. Rotate your JPEG images without degrading their quality with easy to use lossless JPEG transforms. Image tools such as crop, stretch, copy, paste, brightness, and merge images included.

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