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, 7/8/10 (Support for 32-bit and 64-bit)
  • License: Freeware (No Adware/Spyware/Virus), EULA
  • Download: Honeyview v5.11 - 03/13/2015 (History)
  • Others: Honeyview Portable | How to uninstall Honeyview
  • For inquiries, visit the Honeyview forum

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  • The animated Ugoira image format created on Pixiv.net is supported.
  • The filelist will be refreshed automatically if a new image file is added.
  • Honeyview can now convert image files to BMP format.
  • Honeyview can now preview the PNM and WebP image formats when right clicking in Windows Explorer.
  • Shift+Delete deletes a file without sending it to Recycle Bin.
  • Honeyview now supports the BMP image format with Alpha Channels.
  • Added the Latvian language file by Juris Hasjanovs.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Failed to open some PNG files if the ICC profile of the file is damaged.
    • Failed to render the alpha channel of WebP files which have a 32 BPP alpha channel.
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  • Honeyview now supports the Animation PNG image format (APNG).
  • Improved accuracy of the playback time when starting a slideshow.
  • Some image files switched slowly when pressing the [ ] key in a certain folder which has more than 1,000 archive files.
  • Added options, "Do not display the animation-info control" and "Do not display the zoom-info control".
  • Improved the pop-up menu processing method.
  • Display GIF files even if the header information is incorrect.
  • Added the Czech language file by Vladimír Skořepa.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Some Animation WebP files were blurred.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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  • Improved the picture quality of Jpeg when converted.
  • Improved the picture quality of WebP when converted.
  • Improved accuracy of the playback time when showing animated images.
  • The animation BPG image format is supported.
  • Display notification messages in the corner rather than the center.
  • Display the exposure time up to 6 decimal places.
  • Improved image sorting method when using Drag and Drop.
  • The Honeyview window can be dragged/moved if the zoomed in/out image is smaller than the Honeyview window.
  • Added the Kurdish language file by Goran.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Failed to show some animated WebP files.
    • Failed to process some JPEG files if the thumbnail information is incorrect.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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