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kuView 1.5 stable released

kuView is a picture viewer, provides useful features including Unicode, EXIF, scaling filter, shell integration, and archive browsing. May be used as replacement for built-in viewer or ACDSee-like on Windows. Has tiny executable, is portable and green.

kuView 1.5

- new feature:
` prefetch files
` Italian language support (thanks Giacomo Margarito!)
` Japanese language support
` link FreeImage statically (one executable)
` recompiled with vc compiler
` compiled binary for Ubuntu
` may repeat slideshow in directory
` toolbar icon fits window width automatically
` map ESC to quit if not in slideshow or fullscreen
` auto hide cursor when fullscreen
` command line interface... read more

Posted by Augustino 2009-05-01

Kujawiak Viewer 1.4 released

Kujawiak Viewer 1.4

- feature:
` rotate JPEG file losslessly
` zoom extend
` set as wallpaper (scale to fit, scale to extend)
` none wallpaper, background color
` pause/continue for slideshow
` scale and align for printing
` rebuild for FreeImage 3.11.0

- bugfix:
` can input number directly for slideshow interval

- issue:
` fullscreen is incorrect under gtk
` filter is case sensitive under gtk... read more

Posted by Augustino 2008-08-21

Kujawiak Viewer 1.2 released

Kujawiak Viewer 1.2

- feature:
` load picture not completely by default (scale to fit directly)
` slide show with adjustable interval
` rebuild for FreeImage 3.10.0

- bugfix:
` error occurs if paste before any copy/cut
` error when recreate menus

- issue:
` file quality and information may be stripped when saving
` fullscreen is incorrect under gtk
` filter is case sensitive under gtk

- todo:
` rar file support
` more image related support
` multiple selection in tree control... read more

Posted by Augustino 2008-02-10

Kujawiak Viewer 1.1 released

Kujawiak Viewer 1.1

- feature:
` load FreeImage.dll automatically (in the same directory or system directory)
` zoom in/out with various filters (with FreeImage.dll)
` may scale pictures and save (with FreeImage.dll)
` faster thumbnails loading for local files (with FreeImage.dll)
` browse files with fixed scale/rotation/lefttop
` filter can be switched to *.* for managing files
` show current scale in status bar... read more

Posted by Augustino 2007-08-08

Kujawiak Viewer 1.0 released

Kujawiak Viewer 1.0

- Feature:
` File Management
` Browse directories and files by tree
` Copy/Paste/Delete/Rename files
` Image View
` BMP/PNG/JPG/TIF/GIF/PNM/PCX/ICO/CUR/ANI/XPM
` Save (NOT complete!) and save as supported picture format
` Full Screen
` Zoom in/out/fit/100%
` Rotate picture ccw/cw
` Archive Support
` Browse pictures in archive (zip file)
` Environment Integration
` Take a directory or file as parameter to open
` Shell Integration (may add "Browse with kuView" entry to ContextMenu)
` File Association (WITHOUT restore function!)
` Minimize to system tray
` Popup menu on system tray icon
` Resize ToolBar icon automatically according to screen width
` Easy To Use
` Filesystem/Archive/Thumbnail panels
` Show progress and busy cursor when loading/copying/moving/deleting
` Thumbnails loading can be interrupted
` Switch view mode automatically when opening file/dir
` Browse in a directory easily (PageUp/PageDown/Home/End, MouseScroll)
` All operations can be controlled by ToolBar/Mouse or MenuBar/Key
` Multilingual
` Unicode file/directory name compatible
` Traditional Chinese
` Language modules detecting
` Additional
` Installation is NOT Necessary
` Single and small executable
` Linux Version (gtk)... read more

Posted by Augustino 2006-10-28

Kujawiak Viewer 0.9 released

Kujawiak Viewer 0.9

- feature:
` browse directories and files by tree
` take a directory or file as parameter to open
` Zoom in/out/fit/100%
` Full Screen
` browse in a directory (Page Up/Down, Home/End)
` easy to use (toolbar/key)
` unicode file/directory name compatible
` BMP/PNG/JPG/TIF/GIF/PNM/PCX/ICO/CUR/ANI/XPM
` minimize to system tray
` shell integration (may add "Browse with kuView" entry to ContextMenu)
` multiple language support (traditional chinese)
` browse pictures in archive (zip file)
` filesystem/archive/thumbnail window
` popup menu on system tray icon
` rotate picture ccw/cw
` file association (WITHOUT restore function!)
` show busy cursor when loading
` add "Home Directory" shortcut in filesystem window (win32)
` switch view mode automatically when opening file/dir
` linux version (gtk)... read more

Posted by Augustino 2006-02-26

Kujawiak Viewer 0.8 released

Kujawiak Viewer 0.8

-feature:
` browse directories and files by tree
` take a directory or file as parameter to open
` Zoom in/out/fit/100%
` Full Screen
` browse in a directory (Page Up/Down, Home/End)
` easy to use (toolbar/key)
` unicode file/directory name compatible
` BMP/PNG/JPG/TIF/GIF/PNM/PCX/ICO/CUR/ANI/XPM
` minimize to system tray
` shell integration (may add "Browse with kuView" entry to ContextMenu)
` multiple language support (traditional chinese)
` browse pictures in archive (zip file)
` standard/archive view switch
` popup menu on system tray icon
` rotate picture ccw/cw... read more

Posted by Augustino 2005-10-14

Kujawiak Viewer 0.7.6 released

Kujawiak Viewer 0.7.6

- feature:
` browse directories and files by tree
` take a directory or file as parameter to open
` Zoom in/out/fit/100%
` Full Screen
` browse in a directory (Page Up/Down, Home/End)
` easy to use (toolbar/key)
` unicode file/directory name compatible
` BMP/PNG/JPG/TIF/GIF/PNM/PCX/ICO/CUR/ANI/XPM
` minimize to system tray
` shell integration (may add "Browse with kuView" entry to ContextMenu)... read more

Posted by Augustino 2005-10-07

Kujawiak Viewer 0.7.4 released

Kujawiak Viewer 0.7.4

- feature:
` browse directories and files by tree
` take a directory or file as parameter to open
` Zoom in/out/fit/100%
` Full Screen
` browse in a directory (Page Up/Down, Home/End)
` easy to use (toolbar/key)
` unicode file/directory name compatible
` BMP/PNG/JPG/TIF/GIF/PNM/PCX/ICO/CUR/ANI/XPM
` minimize to system tray

- bugfix:
` browse and view hidden file/directory... read more

Posted by Augustino 2005-10-04

Kujawiak Viewer 0.7 released

Kujawiak Viewer 0.7

-feature:
` browse directories and files by tree
` take a directory or file as parameter to open
` Zoom in/out/fit/100%
` Full Screen
` browse in a directory (Page Up/Down, Home/End)
` easy to use (toolbar/key)
` unicode file/directory name compatible
` BMP/PNG/JPG/TIF/GIF/PNM/PCX/ICO/CUR/ANI/XPM

- issue:
` it is not suited for huge file

- todo:
` integrate with shell
` thumbnail view

Posted by Augustino 2005-10-02