XnView 2.38

Bugs and Suggestions in XnView Classic which have been resolved

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XnView 2.38

Post by xnview »

Dear user,

XnView 2.38 for Windows is available. Versions are available on the normal XnView Download page.

Please note that the XnView Download page offers packages with German/French Setup and German/French Online help.

Direct links to the English Standard version are:
http://download.xnview.com/XnView-win.exe (English Setup, Multi language)
http://download.xnview.com/XnView-win.zip (ZIP file, Multi language)

XnView Shell Extension 32bits:

XnView Shell Extension 64bits:

XnView-win.exe: 7F8076A3321DA19FFF454D3AD6508B4D163011D2BE81D208705CD6FA2EABC096
XnView-win-small.exe: 26CB81BC033A178C8075C23C5A3A55EF16BC98B4EEC49658D8A8947090AAA709
XnView-win-full.exe: C5BE5A94AC17DFE6C7740A628E30DFB9BA2E63CCDD7E5F974BB5FD0664BBFA4E

____ 2.38 Changelog

Sort by exif - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=32387
Zooming instead file navigation - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=33917

____ 2.37 Changelog

Better HiDPI support
Change timestamp and video
GPS direction - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=33587
Right click (make selection) and delete - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=33700
NConvert: Multipage extract - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=57&t=33879

____ 2.36 Changelog

FLIF format added
SVG support via rsvg-convert.exe - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=31748
Search similar & extension - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=56&t=32840
Multipage save doesn't use read settings
PCT crash - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=33025
NConvert: -t start step for number in output name

____ 2.35 Changelog

#THUMB_WIDTH_MAX# & #THUMB_HEIGHT_MAX# - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=30652
Backspace not working in fullscreen
LibPNG 1.6.20
ZIPPack Addon - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=31563

____ 2.34 Changelog

Delete doesn't work on view mode
Charset in treeview - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 0&p=127128
Bevel settings - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 4&p=126724
Sharpen in Resize dialog - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=32008
PNG icc profile checking - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&p=127277
alpha channel not copied in clipboard from browser - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=32034
Colors & checksum in Overwrite dialog - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 6&p=127412
LibPNG 1.6.18
NConvert # in filename - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 2&p=127142

____ 2.33 Changelog

'Use extension' setting - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=31619
LIBIMAGEQUANT on 256 colors image - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=31567
Long filename - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31586
Clear out of bounds - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31604
Saving in Webp remove 1st pixel
Del during selection - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31760
On some jpeg, EXIF can't be rewritten

____ 2.32 Changelog

User plugin & check extension - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31403
Find similar don't find duplicates
Sharpen thumbnails - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31351
gs subfolder checked - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 2&p=124739
Customized data/time variables broken - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31367
Batch convert use estimated jpeg quality - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31398

____ 2.31 Changelog

Enlarge zoom quality

____ 2.30 Changelog

NConvert: -embedded_jpeg to extract embedded jpeg - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 7&p=124337
NConvert: Placeholder for EXIF date modified&date taken in output filename - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=57&t=29936
$EXIF:DateModified[date format] $EXIF:DateTaken[date format]
NConvert: Extension not forced lowercase - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=57&t=30294
NConvert: saturation from XnConvert
New addon for upload on ImageShack/Imgur - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=25014
Pdf issue - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=57&t=31292
Rename dialog move top/bottom - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=23924
Export dialog remember last folder - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=15352
Rotate EXIF orientation only process needed files - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 4&p=124316
BPG format read support - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=79&t=31040
File information overlay after reopen - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=28540
Placeholder use part of text - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=30984
[x-], [x-y], [-y], [x]
Option>Settings>File list>Misc>Exif date used to sort
LockZoom & fullscreen - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=31140
GIF Loop Slideshow & Quick slideshow - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=29154, http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=7880
LibQuant for colors reduction - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=31063
Filter by image & disabled extension - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 2&p=122226
Alpha channel & enlarge resize - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=30682
Similar files: now you can add files as reference - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=30601
Sharpen view - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 9&p=121277
Change timestamp - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=30930
XnShellEx: resize - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31004
Video gallery only first file used - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=23036
Convert Font script - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=1332
Non image filename not shown in statusbar - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=31018
Similar dialog, use extension in filename - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=56&t=30908
Back key settting - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=30746
PAM format added - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=30741
Thumbnail sharpen value - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=13348
Autodeskew in toolbar - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 5&p=119267
Screen dpi on Win 7/8 - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 6&p=119294
Pause/Play animated gif - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.p ... 2&p=119543
Color picker and greyscale picture - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=30215
"Rename all" in OVerwrite dialog - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=56&t=29151
DDS L8 format - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=25507
Settings saved after changes - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=30866
Clear in batch convert
Previous focused tab in IPTC dialog - http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=27902
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Re: XnView 2.38

Post by helmut »

Thanks for providing the new version 2.38, Pierre. Especially the bugfix of the mouse wheel was important.
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Re: XnView 2.38

Post by XnTriq »

VirusTotal scan results including file sizes and SHA-256 hashes:
  • XnShellEx.exe (1039'744)
  • XnShellEx.zip (873'099)
  • XnShellEx64.exe (1'155'184)
  • XnShellEx64.zip (1'047'364)
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Re: XnView 2.38

Post by montu »

Thanks for the update!
Mousewheel is working again.
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Re: XnView 2.38

Post by uRsti11anError »

And the rest of the bugs reported since 2.36 you are going to fix when?
Backdoor? https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/415a ... 477668207/
Before "false positive", it might be a false positive, but might be this particular antivirus knows something others don't.
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Re: XnView 2.38

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uRsti11anError wrote: Backdoor? https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/415a ... 477668207/
Before "false positive", it might be a false positive, but might be this particular antivirus knows something others don't.
It's a false positive