Honeyview: Ultrafast Image Viewer

Honeyview is a very fast image viewer supporting various formats.
It also supports viewing the images in compressed ZIP, RAR, or 7z files without extraction.
If an image has GPS information, the location can be viewed on Google Maps, and users can store preferred photos.

  • Operating system: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 (Support for 32-bit and 64-bit)
  • License: Freeware (No Adware/Spyware/Virus)
  • Download: Honeyview v5.08 - 12/22/2014 (History)
  • Others: Honeyview Portable
  • For inquiries, visit the Honeyview forum

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  • Honeyview now supports the BPG image format.
  • Honeyview is now able to convert any image files to the BPG file format.
    - BPG (Better Portable Graphics) is a file format which is more compression-efficient than the JPEG image format.
  • Honeyview can now display GIF comments.
  • Honeyview can now preview the TIFF Image format when right clicking on Windows Explorer.
  • Added the Slovenian language file by Jadran Rudec.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Failed to scroll an animated image file when it was enlarged.
    • Some image files which have very large height values were displayed poorly.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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  • The Animation WebP image format is supported.
  • After installing Honeyview, the Bandizip suggestion window will pop up.
  • Honeyview is now able to convert image files to WebP format.
  • Sound for page turning has changed.
  • Added the Dutch, Portuguese and Romanian language files.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Some animated GIF files rendered slowly.
    • An error occurred when the Lanczos algorithm was used and the width/height was smaller than 5 pixels.
    • The color space of some JPEG files wasn't recognized properly. (It was recognized as Adobe RGB)
    • The silent installation option (/S) didn't work properly.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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  • Support for BigTiff file format.
  • Added the Croatian, Swedish and Turkish language files.
  • Notification messages in the corner become smaller/transparent.
  • %appfolder% variables can be used in the Photo Folder path and external program path.
  • The minimum Zoom range has changed from 10% to 5%.
  • Honeyview window can be dragged/moved in the maximized window status.
  • The minimum size of Honeyview has changed from 480x380 to 320x240
  • Added the "Copy to Photo Folder 2" hotkey menu in the Keyboard/Mouse action menu.
  • If the EXIF data is blank, Honeyview will not show the string in the EXIF.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Failed to show the GPS location on Google Maps on some JPEG files.
    • Failed to open corrupted PSD files.
    • Failed to adjust window size to image size when deleting a file (even if the user checked the "Adjust window size to image size" option).
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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