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XnView MP 0.98.2 – enhanced XnView Classic

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XnView MP 0.98.2 – enhanced XnView Classic

XnView MP is the enhanced version of XnView Classic. It is a powerful picture viewer and browser, also image converter for Windows, Mac and Linux. This software can read more than 500 formats change picture size, reduce picture file size and much more!

Virtually all of standard XnView’s much loved features have been preserved in XnView MP and many features have actually been tweaked and enhanced.

XnView MP Features:

Photo Viewer

With XnView you can browse, organize, and view your images in numerous ways:

  • Thumbnail View
  • FullScreen View
  • FilmStrip View
  • SlideShow with FX
  • Image Compare
  • EXIF, IPTC, XMP metadata supported

Photo Editor

XnView allows you to process your images with an arsenal of editing tools:

  • Resize, Rotate, Crop
  • Lossless Rotate & Crop (jpeg)
  • Adjust Brightness, Contrast, …
  • Auto Levels, Auto Contrast
  • Modify Colors depth & palette
  • Apply filters & Effects

Unrivaled Compatibility

The application supports more than 500 image formats (including Multipage and animated still formats APNG, TIFF, GIF, ICO, etc..) and export to about 70 different file formats.

Batch Conversion

The app comes with an easy to use yet powerful batch conversion module. This same module also powers XnConvert.

Optimized Performance

Considerable improvements have been made in terms of performance (speed-optimized loading, improved caching, multi-core processing, 64-bits version, etc…)

World-Wide compatible

The program finally offers Unicode support. Enhanced translations for many languages as well as a brand new and convenient modular interface.


Supports Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems in both 32 and 64 bit versions.

XnView MP is provided as FREEWARE (NO Adware, NO Spyware) for private or educational use (including non-profit organizations).

Changes in XnView MP 0.98.2:

  • [New] New tags/categories system
  • [New] Paint: arrow keys to move object
  • [New] Edit mode: ‘Save as’ on close confirmation dialog
  • [New] RIOT support (edit mode)
  • [New] Watermark feature in view mode
  • [New] Capture: copy to clipboard option
  • [New] Text feature in edit mode
  • [New] libJPEGXL v0.3 – break compatilility with v0.1
  • [Bug] XRecoil
  • [Bug] Transfer: missing fields
  • [Bug] XMP:subject
  • [Bug] Save JPEG with extended XMP
  • [Bug] & in tab title
  • [Bug] Image scaled on HiDPI screen
  • [Bug] ‘Estimated quality’ not always displayed
  • [Bug] Batch clean metadata
  • [Bug] MacOS: column size
  • [Bug] Image in low resolution sometimes with Bicubic/Spline/Lanczos filter
  • [Bug] Extra ‘.’ to folder copied
  • [Bug] Sometimes crash in folder pane
  • [Bug] Strange image display when zoom < 100, different dpi zoom, bilinear
  • [Bug] Search: between 2 same dates
  • [Bug] Batch Convert: nconvert & rotate [Bug] Setting View>Show rating
  • [Bug] EXIF Exposure time
  • [Bug] Film simulation removes metadata
  • [Bug] Color depth: ‘Apply to image’ not canceled
  • [Bug] Similar: Wrong similarity after sort
  • [Bug] Change color depth & 32bits picture
  • [Bug] GIF bad image size
  • [Bug] Strip: Spacing & row number

Changes in XnView MP 0.98.1:

  • [New] Zoom-in filter (Bicubic, Spline, Lanczos)
  • [New] Batch convert: ‘fill width’ option for text background
  • [New] mm in print size
  • [New] IPTC: merge option when importing template
  • [Bug] Windows: scaling problem
  • [Bug] Print & margins
  • [Bug] TIFF & EXIF setting
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Keep IPTC/XMP/EXIF/ICC
  • [Bug] Collage: spacing not used
  • [Bug] WebP animation crash
  • [Bug] MacOS-Linux: Slow starting with a lot of subfolders
  • [Bug] Convert: Deleting original files on Linux-MacOS don’t work
  • [Bug] Old version of ghostscript not recognized
  • [Bug] Strip: Image orientation problem
  • [Bug] Search similar: Tolerance problem
  • [Bug] Unexpected zoom behavior of selection function
  • [Bug] Paste outside
  • [Bug] Saved selection not kept between session
  • [Bug] IPTC/XMP: Load template
  • [Bug] Info icon display problem on hDPI
  • [Bug] Slideshow: Problem when saving settings
  • [Bug] Slideshow: Text position not saved in .sld
  • [Bug] Tag not working
  • [Bug] MWG not correctly imported
  • [Bug] GIF frame by frame
  • [Bug] Create banner without files
  • [Bug] Batch converter with Animated GIF results in crash
  • [Bug] Video thumbnail crash (MP4)
  • [Bug] ‘Random file’ always enabled
  • [Bug] GPS>Satellite crash on Windows
  • [Bug] Duplicate file dialog
  • [Bug] Rating overwrites categories in .xmp companion file
  • [Bug] No export to .xmp companion file / empty .xmp
  • [Bug] ‘Enhance colors’ crash on big image
  • [Bug] Print scanned document (dpi)
  • [Bug] Crop size in portrait
  • [Bug] Sub-sampling info for 4:4:0 JPEG is wrong
  • [Bug] & in tab title

Changes in XnView MP 0.98:

  •  [New] Special label to show rating & color label
  • [New] ‘Use original format’ setting
  • [New] ‘Show sbufolder’ & update
  • [New] Capture: play sound setting
  • [New] Icon when sidecar is used
  • [New] Categories filter (root) expanded state saved
  • [New] Menu item to toggle high zoom quality
  • [New] ‘Save’ as copy setting
  • [New] Left/Right button => Prev/Next file
  • [New] EXIF codec
  • [New] Batch convert: Drop shadow – direction
  • [New] Crop: Center
  • [New] Import: Counter per folder
  • [New] libjpeg-turbo 2.0.6
  • [New] More template for duplicate file
  • [New] ‘Save all’
  • [New] Video loop
  • [New] ‘Select all files’
  • [New] Info pane: Empty tabs option
  •  [New] Settings>Catalog – Check folders
  • [New] IPTC: merge option when importing template
  • [New] Search: for non categorized
  • [New] Copy/Move dialog: clear
  • [New] Scan headers setting
  • [New] WebP Animation
  • [New] mm in print size
  • [New] Slideshow: GIF playing
  • [New] Slideshow info position
  •  [New] Batch convert: Mono mixer
  • [New] Small toolbar layout
  • [New] Display MWG-Regions and names on image
  • [New] Batch rename: reorder more than 1 file
  • [New] Batch rename: Confirmation to delete templates
  • [New] Color model & Compression as placeholder
  • [New] Random file in edit mode
  • [New] XMP dialog
  • [Bug] Sidecar not deleted when viewing category
  • [Bug] Batch convert should not change global write format settings
  •  [Bug] Set category create a sidecar without original XMP values
  •  [Bug] Ctrl+Right click in detail view
  • [Bug] ESC to quit
  • [Bug] Settings not propagated to Fullscreen’s browser
  • [Bug] Favorites must not shown files
  • [Bug] MacOS-Linux: File sorting error
  • [Bug] 16bits PNG + color profile
  • [Bug] Extension shown for folder
  • [Bug] Movie & playbar
  • [Bug] Transfer: XPTitle label
  • [Bug] Import: rename video file
  • [Bug] Drop files outside Xn on subfolder
  • [Bug] Change timestamp on video file
  • [Bug] GIF frame by frame
  • [Bug] Copy/Mode Dialog: show hidden setting
  • [Bug] Batch convert: AVIF params not saved
  • [Bug] AVIF settings
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Normalize Ex
  • [Bug] Export: edit colormap crashs
  • [Bug] Rating/color not imported from Classic
  • [Bug] GPS>Satellite crash on Windows
  • [Bug] Favorite: Folder can’t be deleted
  • [Bug] Setting for showing rating
  • [Bug] Edit comment doesn’t update the view info correctly
  • [Bug] Batch convert: change color depth & alpha
  • [Bug] Custom sort –
  • [Bug] Crop: selection size
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Resize slow
  • [Bug] Batch convert: \# => \\# in filename

Changes in XnView MP 0.97.1:

  • [New] Capture rectangle on second screen
  • [New] Capture on second screen
  • [New] ‘#’ can be escaped by ‘\#’
  • [Bug] HEIF leaks on MacOS
  • [Bug] Pan tool
  • [Bug] Thumbnail border size & alpha
  • [Bug] Search: Pathname & catalog
  • [Bug] ‘Select All’ & Focus
  • [Bug] Catalog wrong files count
  • [Bug] Batch convert: crash Resize by Mpixels
  • [Bug] Batch rename & Del don’t work
  • [Bug] nbsp in tooltips
  • [Bug] Ghostscript 9.53.x
  • [Bug] Set/update category crash

Changes in XnView MP 0.97.0:

  • [New] Qt 5.15.0
  • [New] IPTC: custom filename for template
  •  [New] MacOS: Internal video codec
  • [New] Start in browser mode
  • [Bug] Offset repeat
  • [Bug] BLP
  • [New] JPEG XL
  • [New] HEIF
  • [Bug] ‘select all’ & focus
  • [New] LIBPNG 1.6.37
  • [New] VS 2019 build
  • [New] SQLite 3.33.0
  • [New] XMP Toolkit
  • [New] OpenJPEG 2000
  • [New] LCMS 2.11

Changes in XnView MP 0.96.5:

  • [New] Paint: Ask close confirmation
  • [New] Batch Rename: Regexp & extension
  • [New] Catalog sortable column
  • [New] Canvas resize: Square
  • [New] Change timestamp: First/Last
  • [Bug] MacOS: contact sheet doesn’t close dialog
  • [Bug] MacOS: Rect capture
  • [Bug] Set category by context menu doesn’t create XMP sidecar
  • [Bug] IPTC: ICC removed if ‘XMP only’
  • [Bug] Toolbar: Set icon on command
  • [Bug] Hidden settings t hide quick filter
  • [Bug] Category not saved
  • [Bug] RAW orientation after editing
  • [Bug] Description on files with different folder (search)
  • [Bug] ESC key when saving image
  • [Bug] SGI RGB problem
  • [Bug] XCF layer visibility
  • [Bug] GPS data
  • [Bug] PNG icon for toolbar
  • [Bug] Canon CR3 bad orientation
  • [Bug] Info rectangle has not good height when using html tags
  • [Bug] Display crash

Changes in XnView MP 0.96.4:

  • [Bug] crash at startup with a file
    [Bug] Batch convert: 64 colors doesn’t work
    [Bug] PSD: IPTC not correctly written

Changes in XnView MP 0.96.3:

  • [Bug] MacOS: Exiting fullscreen
  • [Bug] Catalog remove folders don’t update categories count
  • [Bug] Search: embedded comment
  • [Bug] Paint: Integer font size
  • [Bug] Rating operator selected
  • [Bug] Category sets & apostrophe
  • [Bug] ‘File size’ not shown in thumbnails labels
  • [Bug] Filters doesn’t work if ‘Recognize by Ext’
  • [New] XMP available for template in Batch rename, Print & File listing
  • [Bug] Export: Auto refresh
  • [Bug] HPI alpha
  • [Bug] Slow issues when using large categories database
  • [Bug] AI/PDF XMP metadata
  • [Bug] ‘Show tagged files’ toggle – Normal list <-> Tagged list
  • [Bug] Multiple spaces in Info view
  •  [Bug] Search: add doesn’t work
  • [Bug] Save rotated image & orientation field
  • [Bug] {Categories} not shown for video files
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Params not saved in Levels
  • [Bug] Filter not applied to rectangle selected
  • [Bug] Favorites: Problem when having only orphaned folder
  • [Bug] Paint: border around background
  • [Bug] ‘Auto image size’ when browsing images quickly

Changes in XnView MP 0.96.2:

  • [Bug] MacOS: Space setting
  • [Bug] MacOS: Dark theme
  • [Bug] MacOS: Problems in fullscreen
  • [Bug] Codepage for embedded comment in ‘Info’
  • [Bug] CSS style not working in ‘Info’
  • [Bug] Crash on XCF
  • [Bug] Codec for embedded comment
  • [Bug] Batch convert: ‘Same as original’ no more here
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Wrong counting of read-only files
  • [Bug] ‘Convert into’ doesn’t keep metadata
  • [Bug] {Categories} not correct

Changes in XnView MP 0.96.1:

  • [New] Batch convert: ‘save log’ menu
  • [New] Batch convert: Extensions for hot folders
  • [New] Search: in pathname
  • [New] Search: restore last search
  • [Bug] Message if catalog or metadata exporting is disabled
  • [Bug] Crash when load animated GIF & save as jpeg
  •  [Bug] Batch convert: output format x2
  • [Bug] Paint: Wrong tab by default
  • [Bug] Batch convert: resize by ‘Height’ ignore value
  • [Bug] Open filelist & UTF8
  • [Bug] Some thumbnails not loading
  • [Bug] Search: Catalog & ‘base path’
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Crash with ‘levels’
  • [Bug] Thumbnail Labels not updated after changing category
  • Bug] After a file copy, thumbnail not displayed
  • [Bug] Resize image/canvas presets ignore ‘keep ratio’ setting
  • [Bug] F11 in browser + Alt+F4 crash
  • [Bug] Embedded thumbnail not rebuilt for JPEG
  • [Bug] Wrong info
  • [Bug] ‘Info’ & spaces
  • [Bug] Unicode lepton files
  • [Bug] Some WebP can’t be loaded

Changes in XnView MP 0.96.0:

  • [New] AVIF support
  • [New] Experimental ‘Fit window to image’
  • [New] Search: category contains/does not contain/is
  • [New] Search: in pathname
  • [New] Capture: Hide Xn
  • [New] Compare: shortcuts
  • [New] Paste keep ratio
  • [New] Show info always visible
  • [New] Batch convert: ‘Close after conversion’
  • [New] Paste special
  • [New] Paint: Background color for Text
  • [New] ‘New image’ in image mode
  • [New] Copy/Paste GPS data
  • [New] Width/Height in mm placeholder
  • [New] Batch Convert: Numeric numerator + output filename available in “Text”
  • [New] Batch convert: White balance
  • [Bug] Move file & excluded folder
  • [Bug] Save a screenshot, statusbar not updated
  • [Bug] MacOS: Translation of standard buttons
  • [Bug] Rename & companion file
  • [Bug] Not possible to overwrite embedded thumbnail on some JPEG
  • [Bug] Rename field not visible in thumbnail view mode
  • [Bug] Maximum view tab not work
  • [Bug] Auto Correct doesn’t work correct-ly
  • [Bug] Search Similar: can’t close dialog
  • [Bug] Import: aae not copied
  • [Bug] {File type} place holder
  • [Bug] Transfer: Multiple lines
  • [Bug] Batch rename: spacing between columns
  • [Bug] Open second image & fullscreen
  • [Bug] “Properties” column shows incorrect # of colors
  • [Bug] Compare: close view
  • [Bug] Compare: Cannot turn off “Confirm file delete”
  • [Bug] Windows taskbar text
  • [Bug] Placeholder & Current date
  • [Bug] Tooltips on category
  • [Bug] GPS in detail view
  • [Bug] File Listing: Append to file
  • [Bug] Unknown file info not shown in toolbar
  • [Bug] Image viewer slow with big folder
  • [Bug] Slideshow: window doesn’t close
  • [Bug] Customized format text color not used in ‘details’
  • [Bug] Cut and paste files on selected folder can delete original files
  • [Bug] Film simulation crash
  • [Bug] Windows: if drive letter is lower case in pathname, duplicate entry in catalog
  • [Bug] MacOSX: Folder without subfolder can have arrow to expand
  • [Bug] Sharpen setting not used for folder’s thumbnail
  • [Bug] Multiple spaces in Info view

Changes in XnView MP 0.95.0:

  • [New] Qt 5.12.6

Changes in XnView MP 0.94.3:

  • [New] Batch convert – ‘Transparent color’
  • [Bug] Font size in Fusion theme
  • [Bug] EXIF user comment

Changes in XnView MP 0.94.2:

  • [New] ‘Remove alpha’
  • [New] Video date
  • [Bug] GS 9.50 un*x
  • [Bug] zoom field keep focus
  • [Bug] Thumbnails not loaded at startup
  • [Bug] Companion files deleted in edit mode, setting not used
  • [Bug] Categories not updated if file (IPTC) modified outside
  • [Bug] New files, no metadata
  • [Bug] Zoom field steals focus
  • [Bug] Compare similar content very slow
  • [Bug] Linux: Not all datas from ExifTools

Changes in XnView MP 0.94.1:

  • [Bug] Problem with Ghostscript 9.50
  • [Bug] Use file date if no exif date setting (useFileDateWhenNoExif in xnview.ini)
  • [Bug] Browse categories result in fullscreen not possible
  • [Bug] Non image files not shown in browser
  • [Bug] ‘Edit IPTC’ doesn’t write fields

Changes in XnView MP 0.94:

  • [New] Sort by EXIF date modified
  • [New] SQLite 3.29.0
  • [New] Offset tool
  • [New] Unsharp Mask
  • [New] Webp: Presets
  • [New] Use Windows HEIC WIC decoder/encoder
  • [New] JPEG-XR export does not work
  • [New] Batch convert: Reorder items
  • [New] Automatic crop: edges selection
  • [New] DDS Bcn compression
  • [New] Libjpeg 2.0.3
  • [New] Template – part of text
  • [New] Transfer: Copy data to Metadata
  • [New] ‘Go to x,y location’
  • [New] XIM format – read support
  • [New] RAW color matrix setting
  • [New] Similar: ‘only folder’ setting
  • [New] Canvas resize: position matrix
  • [New] Print selection
  • [New] Setting to start with always same size
  • [New] Filter: ‘Apply’ to validate current filter
  • [New] Edit IPTC: double click to add History item
  • [New] Edit IPTC: open lastest tab setting
  • [New] Folder always sorted alphabetically setting
  • [New] Edit IPTC: in view mode, write added
  • [New] Desaturate
  • [New] Curves: Buttons instead combobox
  • [New] Contact Sheet: Background image
  • [New] Custom params for toolbar’s command
  • [New] Quick search in description
  • [New] Slideshow: in .sld, you can add folder (must ends with ‘\’ or ‘/’)
  • [New] Load slideshow .sld from XnView Classic
  • [New] Create new image
  • [Bug] Batch Convert: Output path
  • [Bug] webP & metadata settings
  • [Bug] Categories added on TIFF
  • [Bug] PAM CMYK1682: [Bug] Replace color
  • [Bug] Batch Convert: ICC not kept for PNG
  • [Bug] Non image files displayed before filtering
  • [Bug] BMP
  • [Bug] Catalog – rebuild thumbnails dead lock
  • [Bug] PSD fix alpha channel setting
  • [Bug] “return to browser” in fullscreen
  • [Bug] Resize IPTC dialog
  • [Bug] Companion files not copied/moved with Copy/Move to
  • [Bug] Category search pane
  • [Bug] Browser: EXIF rotation (field) doesn’t update timestamp
  • [Bug] Change color depth & background color
  • [Bug] Catalog relocate
  • [Bug] ‘Match all’ + rating + categories
  • [Bug] Random quick slideshow shows at most ~32,000 images
  • [Bug] Wrong focus after returning from fullscreen
  • [Bug] Edit mode: File size displayed after rename
  • [Bug] Fusion dark theme & detail view
  • [Bug] Fusion dark theme
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Use CPU Core’s – limited to last used setting
  • [Bug] Maximized to Fullscreen
  • [Bug] Edit IPTC: ‘Write’ & ‘don’t load fields’
  • [Bug] Search: mixing base path and parent folder
  • [Bug] Not possible to change shortcut for capture/import clipboard/scan
  • [Bug] Switching printers lets XNView MP ignore margin settings
  • [Bug] Batch rename: Not possible to use arrow to select item
  • [Bug] File listing: Invalid field name with date
  • [Bug] Compare: Thumbnails not always refreshed at startup
  • [Bug] System context menu on folder tree & DPI
  • [Bug] Background color of Category Sets & Actions with Dark Fusion theme
  • [Bug] ‘Show all files (recursive)” in menu
  • [Bug] Batch conversion uses disabled checkbox setting
  • [Bug] Rename folder not possible if browsed before
  • [Bug] Resize image/canvas presets ignore ‘keep ratio’ setting
  • [Bug] Windows: Unable to paste on root drive
  • [Bug] MacOSX: Multiple instance not possible
  • [Bug] Problem when renaming/moving files with unicode in catalog
  • [Bug] WebP: target file size not used – viewtopic.php?t=39155
  • [Bug] Capture: XnView window must not be restored after a capture (multiple capture)
  • [Bug] PSD: IPTC no correctly written
  • [Bug] Batch Convert: Resize – Longest/shortest & percent
  • [Bug] TIFF
  • [Bug] Custom labels & validation
  • [Bug] Replace dialog: filesize is missing
  • [Bug] PSD: Error when writing metadata
  • [Bug] Can’t save 1bit into webp
  • [New] Compare: Tabs
  • [Bug] Canvas Resize: Background color not saved
  • [Bug] Compare: color labels
  • [Bug] Missing time total/elapsed for video playing
  • [Bug] Video thumbnail creation locks
  • [Bug] Clipboard at exit
  • [Bug] Search: not using sidecar
  • [Bug] Registry not correctly detected
  • [Bug] Slow GIF playback
  • [Bug] {MPixel} format
  • [Bug] Import&Sort: EXIF date always used in filename template
  • [Bug] Crash {META:LensID}
  • [Bug] Batch convert + “Use CPU Cores” very slow to start with 30,000 images
  • [Bug] Height ignored when resize ‘fill’ & keep ratio off
  • [Bug] Canvas resize – Relative – ‘mm’ doesn’t work
  • [Bug] Crash in curve
  • [Bug] CVE-2019-12151
  • [Bug] Remote files must not be added to recent files
  • [Bug] Filter with rating AND color label doesnt work
  • [Bug] Categories partly updated after ‘Edit IPTC’
  • [New] Batch convert: Hot folders without auto processing
  • [Bug] Batch convert: Preview not updated
  • [Bug] Thumbnail for FLV not created
  • [Bug] Paste clipboard problems
  • [Bug] SPACE can’t be assigned
  • [Bug] Folder thumbnail not created in the right order
  • [Bug] If thumbnail for video is disabled, slow when checking files
  • [Bug] Crash on rotate 180 on binary image (w=1305)
  • [Bug] 8bits+transparency => 32bits problem
  • [Bug] Rename overwrite file if exist (usb key)
  • [Bug] Dead lock on ppt
  • [Bug] No icon for .url
  • [Bug] iThmb format
  • [Bug] Jxr Half
  • [Bug] Import categories from Windows Live Fotogallery

Changes in XnView MP 0.93.1:

  • [Bug] Print only first page
  • [Bug] HEIC on Mac
  • [Bug] Stars on preview don’t change rating
  • [Bug] Error reading TGA 16bits RLE
  • [Bug] Exit Artist shown on NEF file
  • [Bug] Prev/Next not working with two or more opened tabs
  • [Bug] Problem to move video files
  • [Bug] Fullscreen view mode – Focus on image lost after edit
  • [Bug] Contact Sheet: Folder not restored
  • [Bug] SPACE key settings
  • [Bug] WebP 32bits & metadata
  • [Bug] XCF (floating pixel) crash
  • [Bug] Linux move to trash
  • [Bug] Windows Save dialog, Most used formats no more at top

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