IrfanView Portable 4.44 Rev 2 (image viewer) Released

Gord Caswell's picture
Submitted by Gord Caswell on March 20, 2017 - 9:50pm

logoIrfanView Portable 4.44 Rev 2 has been released. IrfanView Portable is a fast, compact and innovative graphic viewer for Windows supporting pictures, vector graphics, animated images, movies, icon files and much more. This revision adds support for GhostScript Portable to enable EPS file support. It's packaged in Format so it can easily integrate with the Platform. It is freeware for personal and educational use.

IrfanView Portable is packaged with permission from Irfan Skiljan.

Update automatically or install from the portable app store in the Platform.



  • Many supported file formats (click here for the list of formats)
  • Multi language support
  • Thumbnail/preview option
  • Paint option - to draw lines, circles, arrows, straighten image etc.
  • Toolbar skins option
  • Slideshow (save slideshow as EXE/SCR or burn it to CD)
  • Show EXIF/IPTC/Comment text in Slideshow/Fullscreen etc.
  • Support for Adobe Photoshop Filters
  • Fast directory view (moving through directory)
  • Batch conversion (with image processing)
  • Multipage TIF editing
  • File search
  • Email option
  • Multimedia player
  • Print option
  • Support for embedded color profiles in JPG/TIF
  • Change color depth
  • Scan (batch scan) support
  • Cut/crop
  • IPTC editing
  • Effects (Sharpen, Blur, Adobe 8BF, Filter Factory, Filters Unlimited, etc.)
  • Screen Capturing
  • Extract icons from EXE/DLL/ICLs
  • Lossless JPG rotation
  • Unicode support
  • Many hotkeys
  • And lots more

Learn more about IrfanView... Installer / Format

IrfanView Portable is packaged in a Installer so it will automatically detect an existing installation when your drive is plugged in. It supports upgrades by installing right over an existing copy, preserving all settings. And it's in Format, so it automatically works with the Platform including the Menu and Backup Utility.


IrfanView Portable is available for immediate download from the IrfanView Portable homepage. Get it today!

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Irfan Skiljan does not mention any changes since 4.44.
Maybe the changes are in the Portable platform.
I think it worths some "whats new" words.

John T. Haller's picture

It's in the second sentence: "This revision adds support for GhostScript Portable to enable EPS file support."

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