PhotoQt – image viewer

PhotoQt (formerly known as Photo) is a simple open source image viewer, designed to be good looking, highly configurable, yet easy to use and fast.

Being written in Qt, PhotoQt is a platform-independent software that supports Linux, Mac OS X and Windows operating systems.

The software is released under an open source license.

Features include:

  • Supports many image formats (using GraphicsMagick).
  • Rotating, flipping, zooming images – no permanent changes.
  • Touchscreen support
  • Scaling images – permanent change.
  • Basic File Management (Renaming, Deleting, Moving, Copying).
  • Keyboard and Mouse Shortcuts.
  • Set-as-Wallpaper function.
  • Slideshow feature.
  • Exif information.
  • Highly Adjustable to your custom preference.
  • Interface that doesn’t get into your way.
  • Very fast and flexible.
  • Thumbnail Cache.
  • System Tray Usage.
  • Copy images to the clipboard.
  • Standalone mode.
  • Command Line Options.
  • Several translations available.

Support: Manual, GitLab
Developer: Lukas Spies
License: GNU General Public License v2


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