Add support for .webp images...

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ghost zero
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Add support for .webp images...

Post by ghost zero »

Please add support for .webp images. When saving images from some sites, that is the image format we get. So it would be great if we can also view .webp images in XnView.
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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egaskrad wrote: Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:30 am1) No, my 2.48 Standard did not have libwebp.dll in the plugin folder.

2) I have downloaded 2.49.1 FULL. I have double checked. It has libwebp.dll in the plugin folder.

3) It is working now. So the standard xnview doesn't have it, huh... but the thumbnails worked... I thought webp is something as common as png...
XnView.com → Additional Downloads → I/O Plugins → webp.zip
ghost zero
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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why not add .webp support to the standard edition by default?
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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now that .webp is becoming a more common standard on websites, can we get it added to the xnview standard edition by default, so that it works out of the box for most users?
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

Post by vg2903 »

i think you have to select the all format file while downloading from web because due to policies google made this for user. if you did not aware about this then when you will download tha black page will come out
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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@vg2903

i'm talking about .webp support in xnview, not the web browser.
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

Post by obelisk »

I thought I added the lib, but I still can't see webp files in xn
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

Post by Hummelmann69 »

I installed the 2.49.3, I manually added the webp Plugin into the Plugin folder, still cant open webp images...please help.
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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Hummelmann69 wrote: Mon Jul 20, 2020 12:08 pm I installed the 2.49.3, I manually added the webp Plugin into the Plugin folder, still cant open webp images...please help.
you have webp plugin by default
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

Post by Seijuro Teichou »

This every time I try to open a .webp file 🤷‍♂️... Any suggestion?

https://mega.nz/file/zfxkCSTZ#URgUSnRuj ... W4i7tHLphE
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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can you officially add .webp support to the standard edition by default?
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

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ghost zero wrote: Thu Aug 06, 2020 7:01 am can you officially add .webp support to the standard edition by default?
webp plugin is in standard package
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Re: Add support for .webp images...

Post by ghost zero »

thanks! do you remember when it was added?