Software : Microsoft : Windows Photo Viewer

Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer

Version
(as of 7/21/2014)
Windows 7
Platform
LicenseBundled
CategoryGraphics

Software Overview

Main Features

  • Quickly browse image files in a folder
  • View images individually or in a slideshow
  • Rotate images in 90 degree increments

Windows Photo Viewer is an image viewing program bundled with Windows 7 and later. It replaces Windows Picture and Fax Viewer, which was included with Windows XP and Windows Server 2003.

Photo Viewer provides an easy method of quickly viewing image files. If it is the default program for opening image files, all you need to do is double click the file you wish to view. It allows you to rotate images in 90 degree increments and automatically saves the changes.

If you are working on a Windows computer and need to view an image file, Windows Photo Viewer is a quick and easy option. If you need advanced image editing capabilities, there are other free tools that may better suit your needs.

▶ Primary file extension

.JPG – JPEG Image

▶ Other file extensions used by Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer Windows 7

Supported File Types
.BMPBitmap Image File
.DIBDevice Independent Bitmap File
.FAXFax Document
.GIFGraphical Interchange Format File
.PNGPortable Network Graphic
.THMThumbnail Image File
.TIFTagged Image File
.WDPWindows Media Photo File
Additional Related File Formats
.BMXSiemens Mobile Animations File
.JBMPJAmes OS Bitmap Image
.JPEGJPEG Image
.JXRJPEG XR Image
.KDIKD Player Skin Image File
.POPSamsung Popcon Character File
.THMVideo Thumbnail File
.TIFFTagged Image File Format
.WDFWonderland Adventures Media File
.WMFWindows Metafile

Updated: July 21, 2014