It is designed to be simple for beginners and powerful for professionals.
IrfanView seeks to create unique, new and interesting features, unlike some other graphic viewers, whose whole "creativity" is based on feature cloning, stealing of ideas and whole dialogs from ACDSee and/or IrfanView! (for example: XnView has been stealing/cloning features and whole dialogs from IrfanView, for 10+ years).
IrfanView was the first Windows graphic viewer worldwide with Multiple (animated) GIF support. One of the first graphic viewers worldwide with Multipage TIF support. The first graphic viewer worldwide with Multiple ICO support.
Click here to see several screenshots of IrfanView.
IrfanView is provided as freeware, but only for private, non-commercial use (that means at home).
IrfanView is free for educational use (schools, universities, museums and libraries) and for use in charity or humanitarian organisations.
If you intend to use IrfanView at your place of business or for commercial purposes, please register and purchase it. I want to continue working on this program, therefore, your registration will be an incentive for me to add new functions and increase the program's quality.
Any suggestions, feedback and comments are welcome and won't be ignored.
If you are a commercial user and you like this program (or are a home user who wants to support/donate further development), please register/donate by sending US$ 12.00 or EUR 10,- (this is the price for one (single) licence) to the address below.
Please send cash only. (I cannot accept high check cashing fees at the bank)
2700 Wiener Neustadt
Your support will further the development and entitle you to future versions of IrfanView. Your registered version will include your name in the About box.
In case of bugs and problems with any supported formats, please send me an e-mail message.
My banner for use in other web pages:
This page is also available in:
Hungarian, Estonian, Georgian, Bosnian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Macedonian, Luxembourgish, Turkish, Belarussian Uzbek