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by cday
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Make jpg file size larger
Replies: 5
Views: 44

Re: Make jpg file size larger

Yeah, if only they could listen. But they won't listen to me and what kinda crap printer doesn't understand res vs bytes I suspect that they may really be interested in the pixel dimensions of images, which could relate directly to the way that they use the images... In that case you would probably...
by cday
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Make jpg file size larger
Replies: 5
Views: 44

Re: Make jpg file size larger

I don't really know, but every now and then a cheap printer specifies files in mb instead of pixels. It's a sign to stay away but I can't control what people want to use :( In a specific case couldn't you clarify what the printer actually needs? Perhaps I could save as bmp or tif... But would they ...
by cday
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Make jpg file size larger
Replies: 5
Views: 44

Re: Make jpg file size larger

I'm resizing some photos and they're studio so compress quite well. Even at 100% quality jpg it's 1.5mb. Low quality print supplier has a requirement that the file is certain MB, not res. How can I make this jpg larger without adding noise? To be clear, could the low quality print supplier possibly...
by cday
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Retain Settings when Updating
Replies: 6
Views: 102

Re: Retain Settings when Updating

As far as I know, the setting is here: Menu > Tools > Settings > Integration > Paths I use the portable version (zip) on windows10. After installing a new version, I copy the "xnview.ini" file from old folder to the new installation folder. For the "catalog, thumbnail database, other file" , I set ...
by cday
Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Two or more pictures side by side
Replies: 3
Views: 624

Re: Two or more pictures side by side

This is grayed out. How do I use this feature, please? o In the browser select two files by Control + clicking ; o Then select Tools > Compare... and the two images should be displayed side-by-side in a new viewer tab... If that doesn't work for you, please post a screenshot of what you are seeing.
by cday
Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: List of missing features (compared to XnView Classic)
Replies: 99
Views: 54430

Re: List of missing features (compared to XnView Classic)

iycgtptyarvg wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:54 am
Is the 64-bit version faster? Or can it handle larger pictures?
The 64-bit version can open images with very large pixel dimensions that require more ram than can be addressed by 32-bit software.

I'm not sure about speed, but imagine that it is potentially faster in some situati0ns at least...
by cday
Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:48 am
Forum: Classic - Bug Reports
Topic: Can't read folders with special symbols
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Re: Can't read folders with special symbols

XnView MP supports Unicode characters... :D
by cday
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: New
Topic: 0.91: Open xnviewmp.exe with image file as argument doesn't work
Replies: 19
Views: 632

Re: 0.91: Open xnviewmp.exe with image file as argument doesn't work

grgr wrote:
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:07 pm
Don't you have a test build for Mac as well?
One thing at a time! :D
by cday
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: Image resampling
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Re: Image resampling

I have a quick question: which of the offered resampling methods in XnView provides best result quality? It depends on the circumstances: Image scaling XnView forum post The answer is not, of course, specific to XnView software and there is further information available online or no doubt in a sear...
by cday
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: XnviewMP starting very slow
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Re: XnviewMP starting very slow

I am an enthusiastic Xnview user. I had Xnview installed and now I am trying XnviewMP. The program looks quite good, but there is one issue: the program is starting ver, very slow indeed. I double-click a very small image (jpg, 5 KB) and it will be displayed after ~7 seconds. The old Xnview was muc...
by cday
Mon Sep 10, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: XnView - FAQ
Topic: Are .zip downloads 'portable' or mere different packaging?
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: Are .zip downloads 'portable' or mere different packaging?

you can use zip package as portable if you create a xnview.ini in the folder For XnView MP, for example, in Tools > Settings... > Integration -- Paths tab select Use .ini file in folder -- Program (XnView) . For full portability, similarly on the same tab set the Other settings to Program (XnView) ...
by cday
Fri Sep 07, 2018 4:38 am
Forum: Classic - Bug Reports
Topic: Drag&drop to Outlook 2016 not working
Replies: 3
Views: 83

Re: Drag&drop to Outlook 2016 not working

Hi, when I try drag&drop a picture (thumbnail) to a new email in Outlook 2016 nothing happens. It works with older Outlooks. Copy&paste works too. When there is an attachement in the e-mail, then it works too. Everything updated. Possibly a known issue with Outlook 2016, for example from a Google s...
by cday
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Display image height and width under thumbnail
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Display image height and width under thumbnail

Mr-Black wrote:
Wed Sep 05, 2018 6:43 am
Hi, How do I display the actual dimensions of the file, not the dimensions of the Thumbnail under the thumbnail?
Could you please check if Tools > Settings > Browser -- Browser tab provides the display you need, otherwise perhaps someone else can help...
by cday
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: XnView - FAQ
Topic: Why no place to find instructions on how to use the program?
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Re: Why no place to find instructions on how to use the program?

xnview wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:19 am
Yes, i know, there is no good documentation. But you have the forum, and wiki.xnview.com
The software is free, and all the work of one person...

All documentation is produced by volunteers, of which there are very few... :wink:
by cday
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: Questions about star ratings
Replies: 4
Views: 117

Re: Questions about star ratings

I am trying out XnView to check if it fulfills my simple needs. I tried to use XnView but failed, so please allow me my following questions: I need a simple image/photo viewer, which does the following things: * Displays the photos in fullscreen... Yes, but there has periodically been discussion ab...