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by XnTriq
Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Classic - Bug Reports
Topic: [Solved] Problem viewing certain PNG files
Replies: 3
Views: 441

Re: [Solved] Problem viewing certain PNG files

How to repair b0rked PNGs like pdfwriter.png with png-fix-IDAT-windowsize : pngcheck.exe -vt pdfwriter.png File: pdfwriter.png (14173 bytes) chunk IHDR at offset 0x0000c, length 13 509 x 257 image, 24-bit RGB, non-interlaced chunk IDAT at offset 0x00025, length 8192 zlib: deflated, 4K window, maximu...
by XnTriq
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Classic - Bug Reports
Topic: [Solved] Problem viewing certain PNG files
Replies: 3
Views: 441

Re: Problem viewing certain PNG files

LIBPNG has this error "IDAT: invalid distance too far back" Thanks for checking, Pierre! Libpng-1.6.0 through 1.6.2 used the CMF bytes at the beginning of the IDAT stream to set the size of the sliding window for reading instead of using the default 32-kbyte sliding window size. It was discovered t...
by XnTriq
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Classic - Bug Reports
Topic: [Solved] Problem viewing certain PNG files
Replies: 3
Views: 441

[Solved] Problem viewing certain PNG files

TweakPNG's validity check gives these PNGs a clean bill of health, and I can open them in Photoshop, Firefox etc., but XnView Classic/MP and MS Paint don't like them:
by XnTriq
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)
Replies: 11
Views: 1597

Re: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)

XnTriq wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:45 pm
I'll update to XnView v2.49.2 and Ghostscript v9.50.
Updating to the latest versions fixed the issue :-)
by XnTriq
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)
Replies: 11
Views: 1597

Re: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)

Here's an example of the kind of files (e.g. x_12E.tmp ) created in the %TEMP% directory of my Windows system when XnView's browser is generating thumbnails of PDF files: %!PS-Adobe-3.0 %%DocumentMedia: y3000x4000 4000 3000 70 white () %%Pages: 1 %%EndComments %%BeginProlog /Page null def /Page# 0 d...
by XnTriq
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)
Replies: 11
Views: 1597

Re: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)

I'll update to XnView v2.49.2 and Ghostscript v9.50. Ghostscript Bugzilla: Ghostscript input to read filenames with umlaute from file in CMD Experimental Unicode/UTF8 Support on Windows This release introduces some experimental build-time optional support for UNICODE pathnames on Windows. Essentiall...
by XnTriq
Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: Printing multiple images
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Printing multiple images

Yeah, but *that* post is from 2009 - 10 years old! The report I'm referring to was posted yesterday: When you go to print a jpg file, then click Page setup to change orientation, click Landscape (pic is in Portrait), then click OK, the pic in the Preview window does not change orientation. You have...
by XnTriq
Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: CBM HIR and HBM, where are they?
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: CBM HIR and HBM, where are they?

Thank you, that made it visible, and they did not load... so perhaps these weren't CBM files. You can verify the format by uploading them to the following site: This page displays pictures in file formats native to retro computers. Decoding takes place in your browser, nothing is sent over the netw...
by XnTriq
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: Addons/Plugins/...
Replies: 118
Views: 191855

Re: Addons/Plugins/...

On Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP download recoil-5.0.0-win64.msi (for 64-bit Windows) or recoil-5.0.0-win32.msi (for 32-bit Windows). This includes: Windows Explorer thumbnails plugin for XnView [MP] plugin for Imagine plugin for Paint.NET RECOILWin - a standalone viewer recoil2png - a command-line conve...
by XnTriq
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: MP - General Support
Topic: CBM HIR and HBM, where are they?
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: CBM HIR and HBM, where are they?

Is Show all graphic formats (ToolsSettings…GeneralGeneral) activated?
by XnTriq
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Info & Forum
Topic: Contacting moderators & admins
Replies: 4
Views: 16216

Re: Contacting moderators & admins

Phil B wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:50 pm
Just signed up to ask about xn resize but I'm not allowed into the forum ???
I've just changed the permissions for this subforum. You now have access, Phil B. Sorry for the inconvenience.
by XnTriq
Fri Jan 03, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Info & Forum
Topic: reCAPTCHA broken - new users can't sign up
Replies: 5
Views: 308

Re: reCAPTCHA broken - new users can't sign up

XnTriq wrote:
Wed Jan 01, 2020 9:30 pm
@Pierre: Is reCAPTCHA registered for xnview.com or just the subdomain newsgroup.xnview.com?
Pierre fixed the issue today. Thank you very much for letting us know, dandv :-)
by XnTriq
Fri Jan 03, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: No Thumbnail creation for PDF-Files with Umlauts (äöüÄÖÜß)
Replies: 11
Views: 1597

Ghostscript & Unicode

My setup: XnView v2.49.1 + Ghostscript v9.21 for Windows (32 bit) XnView's browser displays generic file-type icons for PDF, EPS, and AI files with unicode characters (umlauts etc.) in their filename. Format of the file <goüjelée.pdf> could not be determined Related reports: GSwin32 installé, pas de...
by XnTriq
Wed Jan 01, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Info & Forum
Topic: reCAPTCHA broken - new users can't sign up
Replies: 5
Views: 308

Re: reCAPTCHA broken - new users can't sign up

@Pierre: Is reCAPTCHA registered for xnview.com or just the subdomain newsgroup.xnview.com? A reCAPTCHA key is normally tied to a set of individual domains or package names. For web users, the API key pair is unique to the domains and first-level subdomains that you specify. Specifying more than one...