Honeyview version history

v5.18

07/01/2016

  • Honeyview is now able to open TIFF files which include the pixel aspect ratio.
  • Added the Finnish language file by Teemu Paavola.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Failed to open some PNG files if the header of the file was damaged.
    • If the EXIF data contained an HTML tag, the text was displayed incorrectly.
    • Failed to close the progress dialog box if there was no image in a compressed file under certain situations.
    • Failed to process the alpha channel in a PNG if the pixel aspect ratio was applied.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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v5.17

03/27/2016

  • The website URL of Honeycam has changed from http:// to https://.
  • Bugs fixed
    • The sorting order of Bookmarks was reversed after importing Bookmarks.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.

v5.16

02/05/2016

  • Added hotkeys for image rotation (Ctrl+R, Ctrl+L) in Preview.
  • Improved security of Honeyview Updater.
  • Improved support for high resolution DPI.
  • Bugs fixed
    • 16 color PCX files were displayed incorrectly.
    • Failed to process some Animation WebP files.
    • Non-solid .7z archives were displayed slowly.
    • The zoom in/out state was reset when a file was added/deleted.
    • Honeyview crashed while opening some SRW files.
    • Buffer overflow vulnerability
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v5.14

08/28/2015

  • Bug fixed - The wrong image file was deleted when users pressed the delete key in the Select Image window.
  • Other bugs fixed
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v5.13

08/19/2015

  • Improved compatibility with Windows 10.
  • Honeyview now supports the PSB image format.
  • Honeyview now ignores the alpha channel of TGA images.
  • Other bugs fixed
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v5.12

07/24/2015

  • Honeyview now displays the aspect ratio of PNGs correctly if it has aspect ratio information.
  • Honeyview now supports the PSD file format which has 32-bit precision color.
  • Honeyview now supports the JPEG 2000 file format which has 16-bit precision color.
  • Honeyview now supports the 32-bit floating point TIFF format.
  • Honeyview now supports the ICC profile of TIFF format.
  • Honeyview now exits when users double-click the top left corner when maximized.
  • Honeyview now reloads the file list when an image file in a folder was deleted.
  • Added the Bulgarian language file by URIEL
  • Improved the compatibility with Windows 10.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Honeyview crashed while closing the program when Ad-Aware Web Companion was installed.
    • Failed to open some old BMP files which had palette information.
    • A password was requested twice when password protected image files were opened through Honeyview on Bandizip.
    • Failed to recognize JPX, JPM, JPF extensions as an image file in the file list.
    • Transparent tile background was printed when the user printed a transparent image.
    • Displayed the first image when the rotation function was used in TIFF files.
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v5.11

03/13/2015

  • 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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v5.10

02/17/2015

  • 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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v5.09

01/23/2015

  • 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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v5.08

12/22/2014

  • 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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v5.07

10/24/2014

  • 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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v5.06

08/12/2014

  • 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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v5.05

05/19/2014

  • Added the Hungarian language file by Zityi's Software.
  • Bugs fixed
    • An error occurred when users tried to delete a file in an archive.
    • Failed to extract some animation GIF files.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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v5.04

05/14/2014

  • Improved the playback time of animated GIFs. (If animated GIF’s frame delay time is 0.01 sec, Honeyview will show the GIF for 0.1 sec.)
  • Added the Danish, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Serbian, Ukrainian and Vietnamese language files. Many thanks to Jens Erik Graversgaard, George Georgiou, Styb, Kawanihan, jamir Lopes Rodriguês, Зоран Томић, Н.Сад, Дмитро Сорока, and Thanh Minh Nguyen.
  • Added the descending sorting method.
  • Changed the minimum cache memory size from 100MB to 30MB.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Failed to show the GPS location on Google Maps on some European versions of Windows. (Danish, Polish, etc.)
    • Displayed incorrect ISO information if ISO the speed was less than 50.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.
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v5.03

02/14/2014

  • Added the French, German, Polish, Russian, Simplified_Chinese, Slovak, Spanish, Traditional_Chinese language files. Many thanks to Breat, Bjoern von Heesen, Lukasz Seweryn, Роман Старых, PEPEK, hxdhttk, Javi, and 風逸蘭.
  • Added an option, "Do not display tooltips on mouseover".
  • Honeyview is now able to delete the auto-saved image path in compressed image files.
  • Honeyview is now able to delete images displayed in the image window.
  • Honeyview will delete the entire split archive files when users delete an image file in split archive files.
  • Improved the Auto Image Rotation function in uncommon JPEG formats.
  • Improved the EXIF parsing process.
  • Improved the thumbnails process for DNG formats.
  • Bug fixed: Images were cached even if users turned off the Image caching function.
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v5.02

01/23/2014

  • New design to enhance user convenience.
  • Ultrafast rendering with optimized image processing.
  • Support for BMP, JPG, GIF, PNG, PSD, DDS, JXR, WebP, J2K, JP2, TGA, TIFF, PCX, PNM, and PPM formats.
  • Support for RAW image formats including DNG, CR2, CRW, NEF, NRW, ORF, RW2, PEF, SR2, and RAF.
  • Support for direct view from compressed file formats including ZIP, RAR, 7Z, LZH, TAR, ALZ, and EGG.
  • Various display options including Fill and Parallel View modes.
  • Direct location view on Google Maps with GPS information included in photos.
  • Users can copy preferred photos to a customizable ‘Photo folder’.
  • Users can copy the image displayed to the clipboard (Ctrl + C).
  • New 'Open in Explorer (Ctrl + Enter)' function to open the containing folder in Windows Explorer.
  • Additional support for WebP, DDS, PCX, and PNM + RAW image formats.
  • Additional desktop background options.
  • Support for 'Sound & Shot' files.
  • Faster & more convenient but less bugs.
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v3.0

10/21/2007

  • Start Honeyview 3.0

v2.0

11/09/2003

  • Start Honeyview 2.0

v1.0

04/01/1999

  • Start Honeyview 1.0