Change history for RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool)


2018-10-15 12:15:15
Updated by billon

  • Categories: [Graphics - Miscellaneous]
  • Additional features: [Graphics - Editors]
  • Version: v0.6.01
  • License: Freeware for personal and non-profit use; commercial users are asked to donate $10+
  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=https://ww/www.wwinehq..org/]Wine[/url]. Many of the official enthrie official entriess here ore on PortaableFreeware have used RIOT for cor compresssion. Note that the installer version of this program is considered adware.
  • How to extract: [list=1][*]Download the "Portable version" ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice[*]Create two empty text files: [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-external-tools.ini[/i] in that folder[*]Launch [i]Riot.exe[/i][/list]
  • Size (in bytes): 150824638157
  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2377]FileOptimizer[/url]
  • Release date: 20168-108-135
  • What's new: Fixed:[list][*]A bug in batch mode where in certain conditions optimized files don’t get written.[*]Memory leak when opening the batch window, which also caused Access Violation in host applications if used as plugin.[*]Issue with saving of zoom factor.[*]Default batch window size not showing Settings button in certain situations.[*]Compress to Size button not always enabled when neededd.[*]Minor UI fixes.[/list]Removed:[list][list][*]“AFeature to toggle “Reporto, Orig final Forme size chatngesmode, renamed modes.[*]Bfrom batch:[ settings. It is on by defaulist].[*]Option to savMe inu original folder in order to keeptem folderr structurHe;[*]Olption to backup originals on Coverwrintext.[/li Docst][/ wilist]Fixed:[list][*]Behal be movior for using the original image if smaller only if we use an option frd tom the batch mode.[*]Resize issues wthen keep aspect ratio is checked and weboth dimensions are providted.[/list]


2016-09-03 17:35:22
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=http://www.winehq.org/]Wine[/url]. Many of the official entries here on PortableFreeware have used RIOT for compression. Note that the installer version of this program is considered adware.
  • How to extract: Note that the installer version of this program is considered adware.[list=1][*]Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice[*]Create two empty text files: [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-external-tools.ini[/i] in that folder[*]Launch [i]Riot.exe[/i][/list]


2016-09-03 17:34:40
Updated by webfork

  • How to extract: Note that the installer version of this program is considered adware.[list=1][*]Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice[*]Create two empty text files: [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-external-tools.ini[/i] in that folder[*]Launch [i]Riot.exe[/i][/list]


2016-08-16 00:47:29
Updated by webfork

  • Screenshot: Updated


2016-08-16 00:43:16
Updated by webfork

  • Forum topic ID: 6239061


2016-08-16 00:31:12
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=http://www.winehq.org/]Wine[/url]. Many of the official entries here on PortableFreeware have used RIOT for compression.


2016-08-15 09:51:35
Updated by billon

  • How to extract: [list=1][*]Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice[*]Create two empty text files: [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-external-tools.ini[/i] in that folder[*]Launch [i]RIOTiot.exe[/i][/list]


2016-08-15 09:49:10
Updated by billon

  • Version: v0.56.20
  • System Requirement: Win2K
  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=http://www.winehq.org/]Wine[/url]. An old, [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/archive/]unsupported version[/url] is available for earlier versions of Windows. Many of the official entries here on PortableFreeware have used RIOT for compression.
  • Size (in bytes): 18423354681
  • Unicode support: No Yes
  • Download URL: http://luci.criosweb.ro/doriot/thank-you-for-downloadloading-riot/R?sid=port.ziable-app
  • Icon: Updated
  • Release date: 20000-0016-008-13
  • What's new: [list][*]Fixed r s h l v keys prohibited in batch->output path[Added:[list][*]Fixed filesize different single file vs batch mode if image is resized and using a“Automatic mode.The original was analyzed instead tof the , Oresized one gin bal Formatch mode.[*]Fix, renamed RIOT stops opening images aftmoder switching to batch mode and back.[*]Fixed scrollbBar flitckerh:[list][*]Fixed lOptioading tof TGA 8-bit files with a palette sizave in original folder in order to keep foldereater that 256structure;[*]Fixed TIFF Option to backuparser didn't initialize the memory w orith zeros gin alstripped modn overwrite. This c[/list][/list]Fixed:[list][*]Behavior for using thed oraigindom bital imapge if smaller only if we use an daopta ion from the batch mode.[*]Resize issues when keep aspect ratio is checked and botiff filh dimensions was corrue pted/inrovalided.[/list]


2015-09-19 17:55:36
Updated by webfork

  • Screenshot: Updated


2015-09-19 17:54:22
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=http://www.winehq.org/]Wine[/url]. An old, [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/archive/]unsupported version[/url] is available for earlier versions of Windows. Many of the official entries here on PortableFreeware have used RIOT for compression.


2014-08-04 01:08:32
Updated by Checker

  • How to extract: [list=1][*]Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice.[*]Create two empty text files: [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-ex [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-external-toools.in.ini[/i] in that folder.[*]Launch [i]RIOT.exe[/i].[/list]


2013-10-11 17:04:00
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v0.5.12
  • Size (in bytes): 18406972335
  • What's new: This new version fixes several issues in the new 0.5 branchChange[list][*]Fixed r s h l v keys prohibited in batch->output path[*]Fixed filesize different single file vs batch mode if image is resized and using automatic mode.The original was analoyzed instead of the resized one in batch mode.[*]Fixed RIOT stops opening images after switching: to batch mode and back[* f]Fixed opening of images with a single crolollbar flicker[*]Fixed the loadine fg ound inf TGA 8-bit files with a palette size jqugreatery-UI (ui-icons_2e83ff_that 256x240)[* f]Fixed Compress to ed TIFF parsizer didn't initialize the memory with aczeros in strion ppenabld mode. Thing! s causing checkerboard to show transparency instead of background color from file. Some images have them background theitmap same codata if the tiff filor as the foreground and thwats can be confusing.[url]httorrup://luci.criosweb.ro/riot/version-0-5-1-was-released-and-d/is-a-recommended-upgrvalide-to-0-5-0/.[/urlist]


2013-08-26 13:20:20
Updated by Checker

  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.[b]Note:[/b] [i]There is an important bug in the 0.5.0 version it looks like when you use the batch with the manual mode or auto user format mode, the program always works in automatic mode.This leads to images having different formats and possibly wrong extensions.This problem occurs only when using batch.[/i]The program is also available as a is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Liunctional in Linux u using [url=hthttp:///www.winehq.o.org/]Wine[/url]. An old, [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/..archive/]unsupported version[/url] is available for earlier versions of Windows.
  • What's new: This new version fixes several issues in the new 0.5 branchChangelog: * fixed opening of* fixed opening of images with a sinith a singlele cololor like the onee one fouund in jqueuery--UI (uii-icons_2eicons_2e83fff_256x240) * fixed Compress to size action enabling ! using checkerboard to show transparency instead of background color from file. Some images have the background the same color as the foreground and that can be confusing.[url]http://luci.criosweb.ro/riot/version-0-5-1-was-released-and-is-a-recommended-upgrade-to-0-5-0/[/url]


2013-08-26 10:24:00
Updated by Ennovy

  • Version: v0.5.01
  • Size (in bytes): 184033697
  • What's new: Added:[list][*]added automatic optimization mode[*]added loading support for "half float" format to TIFF[*]added drag folder to load files in batch mode[*]added progress monitoring for jpeg load/save and resize[/list]Changed:[list][*]superior internal PNG compression. Added 4 compression levels (zlib-9 with heuristics and filters for low setting and zopfli deflate used for the higher settings)[*]color quantization to 2 colors now outputs 1 bit images instead of 4 bit (smaller filesize)[*]changed transparency settings (added simplify checkbox)[*]faster color quantization of images with 16 colors or less (output bit depth coThis new version fixes several issues in the new 0.5 branchChangelog: * fixed opening of images with a single color like the ontrolled by the qfouantizer itself)[*]greatly improvend resize/resampling spe jqued[*]upgraded toy-UI LibT(ui-icons_2e83ff_256x240) * fixed 4.0.3[*]upgraded to libPNG 1.5.13[*]upgCompress to size action enabling ! using checkerboard to show transparaded to OpenJPEG 1.5.1[*]allowcy insted loading of PNG with beniackground errors (such as imolor from file. Some images wit have too many IDATs)[/list]Fixthed:[list][*] batch settikgroungs: keep date date & repor t sizhe chsangmes colopr as tihe fonsreground are nownd that can pbe confusing.[url]http://luci.criosweb.ro/riot/version-0-5-1-was-released-and-is-a-recommenderved-upgrade-to-0-5-0/[*/url]...


2013-08-20 20:25:10
Updated by Checker

  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.[b]Note:[/b] [i]There is an important bug in the 0.5.0 version it looks like when you use the batch with the manual mode or auto, user format mode, the program always works in automatic mode.This leads to images having different formats and possibly wrong extensions.This problem occurs only when using batch.[/i]The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=http://www.winehq.org/]Wine[/url]. An old, [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/...


2013-08-20 17:19:53
Updated by Checker

  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.[b][i]Note: There is an important bug in the 0.5.0 vee:[/b] [i]There is an important bug it looksn like wthen you use the batch with the manual mode or auto,user format mode, the program always works0.5.0 version it looks like when you use the batch winth the manutoal mode or auto,user formatic mode.Thise, lthe program alwadys works in automatic mode.This leads to i images haviing different formats anormats and possibly wrong extensions.This problem occurs only when using batch.[/i][/b]The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using [url=http://www.winehq.org/]Wine[/url]. An old, [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/...


2013-08-20 17:18:42
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v0.45.60
  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.[b][i]Note: There is an important bug in the 0.5.0 version it looks like when you use the batch with the manual mode or auto,user format mode, the program always works in automatic mode.This leads to images having different formats and possibly wrong extensions.This problem occurs only when using batch.[/i][/b]The program is also available as a is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Liunctional in Linux u using [url=hthttp:///www.winehq.o.org/]Wine[/url]. An old, [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/archive/]unsupported version[/url] is available for earlier versions of Windows...
  • Size (in bytes): 12840336992
  • What's new: Added:[list][*]added automatic optimization mode[*]added loading support for "half float" format to TIFF[*]added drag folder to load files in batch mode[*]added progress monitoring for jpeg load/save and resize[/list]Changed:[list][*]superior internal PNG compression. Added 4 compression levels (zlib-9 with heuristics and filters for low setting and zopfli deflate used for the higher settings)[*]color quantization to 2 colors now outputs 1 bit images instead of 4 bit (smaller filesize)[*]changed transparency settings (added simplify checkbox)[*]faster color quantization of images with 16 colors or less (output bit depth controlled by the quantizer itself)[*]greatly improved resize/resampling st]peed[*]Lupgratdestd versiton (0LibTiff 4.5.0)0.3[*]upgraded to libPNG – 17.07.205.13 was temporary removed due to a batch mode bug.Described [url=ht3[*]upgraded to Op://lucienJPEG 1.5.cr1[*]allowed loading of PNG with benign errors (sweb.ruch as images with too many IDATs)[/riot/riolist-0-5-0-]Fixed:[list][*]batch-mode-brok settings: keep date date & report size changes option-in-ms are nual-mode/]hw preserrved[/url].[/list*]...


2013-08-19 21:16:12
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v0.54.06
  • Size (in bytes): 18403236992
  • What's new: v. 0.5.0+ added automatic optimization mode+ added loading support for "half float" format to TIFF+ added drag folder to load files in batch mode+ added progress monitoring for jpeg load/save and resize! superior internal PNG compression. Added 4 compression levels (zlib-9 with heuristics and filters for low setting and zopfli deflate used for the higher settings)! color quantization to[list][*]Latest version (0.5.0) &#82 colors now outputs 1 bit images instead of 4 bit (smaller filesize)! changed transparency settings (added simplify checkbox)! faster color quantization of images with 16 colors or less (output bit depth controlled by the quantizer itself)! greatly improved resize/resampling speed! upgraded to LibTiff 411; 17.07.20.3! upgraded to libPNG 1.5.13! upgr waded s to OpenJPEG 1.5.1! allowed loading of PNG with benign errors (such as images with too emany IDATs)* batch settings: keep date date & report size changes options are now porareserved* fixed cy rashing when loamoveding sdue to a batch mode bug.Described JPEG fi[url=http://leuci.crios wieb.ro/riot/riot-0-5-0-batch -mode-broken-inv-manualil-mod EXIF tag lengte/]h* ..ere[/url].[/list]


2013-07-20 04:07:54
Updated by Ennovy

  • Version: v0.4.65.0
  • Size (in bytes): 12840336992
  • Download URL: http://downloaduci.criocriosweb.ro/downloadd/Riot.ziphp?sid=R
  • What's new: [font=monospace]v.0.4v. 0.5.0+ added automatic optimization mode+ added loading support for "half float" format to TIFF+ added drag folder to load files in batch mode+ added progress monitoring for jpeg load/save and resize! superior internal PNG compression. Added 4 compression levels (zlib-9 with heuristics and filters for low setting and zopfli deflate used for the higher settings)! color quantization to 2 colors now outputs 1 bit images instead of 4 bit (smaller filesize)! changed transparency settings (added simplify checkbox)! faster color quantization of images with 16 colors or less (2output bit depth controlled by the quantizer itself)! greatly improved resize/resampling speed! upgraded to LibTiff 4.0.3! upgraded to libPNG 1.5.13! upgraded to OpenJPEG 1.5.02.2011)+ added Help fi! allowed le (oading of PNG with benignot y errors (such as images with too many IDATs)* batch settings: keep date date & report sizet changes optiomns are now pletrese)+ DLL rversd* fion: addxed flags for all JPEG chroma settings* DLL version: the default chroma for RIOT_SaveToFile is now "medium" instead of "ashing when low"* Batch mode: fixead a bug when using a bat file as external PNG optimizer and @echo off is not on the first line.This problem does not occur in normal somode.* DLL version: fixed some sliders going nuts when pressed during tooltip display* JPEG fixed preview executed twice les when asked ito resample big images* Batch settings "Keep original date/time" and "Report file size changes" are inow remembered at startup* if "Report file size changes" is checked and the selected external optimizer is not instvalled the reporteid sizeis -100% or ~ -99.9%.EXIF Fixed !* fixed error running same batch twice with external optimizer and "Keeptag origilenal date/gtime is checked* file is now set as modified only if OptimizePNG is successfully executed* fixed related issues reported in the RIOT forum, with the ...


2013-02-11 00:50:25
Updated by webfork

  • License: Freeware for personal and non-profit use.; Ccommercial users are asked to donate $10+.


2013-01-26 18:38:21
Updated by webfork

  • Additional features: [Files - Compression/Decompression]
  • License: Main program: Frereeware, Inare for personal and non-profit use. Commercial udsers are asked librto donary:te $10+.
  • System Requirement:
  • Synopsis: RIOT (Radical Image Optimization Tool) presents a before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size of an image into JPG, PNG, or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using W[url=http://www.winehq. Aorg/]Wine[/url]. An old, unsup [url=http://download.criosweb.ro/archive/]unsupported verrsion[/url] is available for earlier versions of Windows.
  • How to extract: [list=1][*]Download the ZIP pacIP packaage and extract to a folder of your choie and extract to a folder of your choice. [*]Create two empty text files: Riot.ini text files: [i]Riot.ini[/i] and [i]Riot-et-external-ttools.iini[/i] in that foldlder. .[*]Launch [i]RIOT.exe[/i].[/list]
  • Keywords: ROIT PNGOut
  • Forum topic ID: 06396
  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2377]FileOptimizer[/url]
  • What's new: [font=monospace]v.0.0.4..6 (225.02.02.2011)+ ad1)+ added Help filelp file (not yet et complete)+ DLL version: ad added flags flags for alor all JPEG G chroma settings* DLL version: the default chroroma sfor RIOT_SaveToFile is now "mettdium" ings* DLLstead of versi"low"* Batch monde: th fixe d a bug whefan ult chroma for RIOT_SaveToFile is now "medium" instead of "low"* Batch mode: fixed a bug when usingsing a bat file e as extternal PNG optimG optimizer and @echo off is not on thecho off is not on the first line. Thisis prooblem does not occur in normal mode.* DLL LL versrsion: fixed some sliders going nuts when pressed during tooltip display* fixed previoew executed twice when: fixed some sliders going nuts when pressed during tooltip display* fixed preview executed twice when asked to resample big im asked to resample big images* Bages* Batch settings "Keep original date/time" and "Report file size changes" are now remembered at startup* if "Report file size changes" is checked and the selected external optimizer is not installedh the reported size is -100% or ~ -99.9%. Fixed !* fixed error runntting same batch twice with s "Kextep ornal optimizer ginanl d "Keep original datate/time is checked* file is now set as modifie" and only if O"ReportimizePNG is successfully executed* fixle size changes" ared rnow remembereld ated startup* if "Report file size changes" is checked and the selected external optimizer is not inssuestalled the repoorted in th sizeis -100% RIOT forum, with the external PNG~ optimiz-99.9%. Fixed !* fixed error running same batch twice with external optimizer and "Keep or iiginal date/timpe is checked* filementat is nonw set as modified only if OptimizePNG is successfully executed* fixed related issues reported in the RIOT forum, wixth thed ...


2011-07-25 01:29:14
Updated by freakazoid

  • Version: Vv0.4.6.0
  • Size (in bytes): 12369921555


2011-07-24 19:21:59
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or (Radical Immage Optimiptimizationn Tool) Tpresents a befool, presre-and-afts a before-and-afterer image compression viewression view that alllows you ts you to reducee file size oe of an an image into JPG,PG, PNG, or or GIF format. Includes optional metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and other common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Functional in Linux using Wine. An old, unsupported version is available for earlier versions of Windows.


2011-07-24 19:19:52
Updated by joby_toss

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the before-and-after image compression view that allows you to reduce file size optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load maany image file types and can save to JPGG, PNG, PNor G,IF format. Includes optional GIF. Features imetadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, anclude metadata rem oval, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and er common editing fuiting functions (flip, rottate, zoom, pan). Notable versus other even commeroom, pan). Notable versus similar software in the ability to gradually reducial software is te the ability to gradually reduce thee avaailableble coolors o one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestoust milestones of 166, 32, 64, etc. colors.The e prrogram is a is also av availlable a as a plugin for Xnlugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (sesee websisite).Functional in in Linuux usining Wine. An old, unsupported version is available for earlier versions of Windows.


2011-07-24 19:15:21
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus other even commercial software is the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10...), not just milestones of 16, 32, 64, etc. colors.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).Tested in Wine under LinFux nctional ind aLinux using Wine. An old, un unsuppported version is availed version is available fo for earlier versions of Win 9xdows.
  • How to extract: Download theownload the ZIP packagee and extract nd extract to a foldeer of your choice. Create tte two e emptty text files named: Riot.ini and Riot-external-tools.ini in that folder. Launch RIOT.exe.


2011-02-27 07:29:30
Updated by joby_toss

  • Version: V0.4.56.0
  • Size (in bytes): 113246221555
  • What's new: v.0.4.5 (12.01.2011) * fixed a bug with Paste from clipboard. Pasted images were shifted a few pixels. * fixed a bug in the DLL version with the toolbar containing rotate, resize, compress to size, etc. The toolbar should be enabled after successful image loading from the host application.v.0.4.46 (19.1025.02.20101)+ added Help file (not yet complete)- fixed an acc+ DLL verss violation at startup ion: the DLL version, which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The exception is caught when reading the configuration data.- the Batch window is not displayed anymore if the images sent as parameters are not supported. The previousbehavior was to show the window with noadded files loaded.- removed optipngs -fo5 externr al l JPNEG chroptima settizer prengset and added* DLL advpng pereset byion: the defaultv.0.4.3 (16.10.2010)- fixed Vista (posst chroma for RIOT_SaveToFible W is ndows 7) bug with not being able to type in the batchw "medialog soume characters" uinstead of "low"* Bas shorttcuts (R, L, etc).This occmode: fixed a bug when urs oinlyg a bat ifile as exthernal PNG prograptim is launizer and @echho off is not on the first lined w. This problem does noth occur in normatl mode.* DLL version: fixed some slidearst 2 fgoing nuts when pressed during tooltip display* fixed preview executed twice when asked to resample big iles as paramageters whis* Batch rsesults tings "Keep original date/time" and "Report file size changes" are now remembered at startup* if "Report file size changes" is che Batchecked wiand the selected external optimizer is not installed the reported size is -100% or ~ -99.9%. Fixed !* fixed errow ber running same batch twice with external optimizer and "Keep original date/time is checked* file is now set as modified only if OptimizenedPNG atis startuccessfully executed* fixed related issues reported in the RIOT forum, with the external PNG optimizer imp.-lementation* fixed...


2011-01-12 20:48:25
Updated by joby_toss

  • What's new: v.0.4.5 (12.01.2011 (12.01.2011) *&n * fixed a bsug with Paste from clip;board. Pasted images were shifted a few pixed&nls. * fixed a bug in the DLL version with the toolbar containing rotate, resize, compress to size, etc. The toolbar should be enabled after successful image loading from the host application.v.0.4.4 (19.10.2010)- fixed an access violation at startup in the DLL version, which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The exception is caught when reading the configuration data.- the Batch window is not displayed anymore if the images sent as parameters are not supported. The previousbehavior was to show the window with no files loaded.- removed optipng -o5 external PNG optimizer presp;et and added a&nbsdvp;bug with&nbsg p;Pastre from clipboaret by d. Pefasulted v.0.4.3 (16.10.2010)- fimages were shifted a few pixels. * fixexed a bug in the DLL version&nb Visp;with the&nbsa (p;toossiblbar&e Windows 7) bsp;containug with not being r able to type in the batch dialotate, rg somesize,  characompteress to sizes used as shortcuts (R,  L, etc).   The toolbahis occur sh ounld be&nbsy if the p;enabled after successful image loadinrog froam the host&nb isp;app liaunched with ation.v.0.4.4 (19.10.2010)- least 2 fixles as parametedrs an access violation at startup in the DLL version, which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The excepwhich resultion is caught when reading the configuration data.- tin the Batch window is not displayend anymore if the w beimanges sent as oparameters are not supported. The previousbehavior was to show the window with no files loaded.- removeened optipng -o5 exat sternal PNG optimizer preset and added advpng preset by defatultv.0.4.3 (16.10p.2010)- fixed Vista (possible Windows 7...


2011-01-12 20:48:05
Updated by webfork

  • Version: V0.4.45.0
  • License: Main program: Freeware, Included library: FreeImage Publ
  • What's new: v.0.4.5 (12.01.2011) * fixed a bug with Paste from clipboard. Pasted images were shifted a few pixels. * fixed a bug in the DLL version with the toolbar containing rotate, resize, compress to size, etc.   The toolbar should be enabled after successful image loading from the host application.v.0.4.4 (119.10.210.2010)- fixeed a an access cess viiolatation at startt startup in the DLL L versiion, which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The ex which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The exceptition is is caught when reading the caught when readonfing uration data.- the Batch window is not displayed anymore if the configurmatioges sent as parameters are not dasupporta.- the Batch window is not disd. The plreviousbehavior ways to show thed awinymdore if w withe images sent as parameters are not supported. The previousbehavior was to show the window with no fililes load loaded.- r- removed optipng -o5 external PNG optiimizer er preset and added adeset and added advppng preseset by defa defaultv.0.4.3 (16.10.2010)- fixed Vista (possible Windows 7) bug with not being able to type in the batch dialog some characters used as shortcuts (R, L, etc).This occurs only if the program is launched wVisth at least 2 files as parameters which results in the Batch window being opened at startup.- corrected a name in the Ab(pout->Credits section- fixed some memory leaks in the batch dialog related to the FileList- optimized startup ssiblequence- updated FastMM to version 4.97- updated vclfixpack to version 1.4 (some fixed which are not needed Windowere removed)- fixed a crash in FreeImage when 7...


2010-10-21 17:00:48
Updated by webfork

  • License: Main program: Freeware, Included library: FreeweImarge Publ
  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus other even commercial software is the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (7, 8, 9, 10, etc...), not just just milesestoones of 16, 6, 32, or 64, etcolors. colors.The program is also available as a is also available as a plugin n for XnViewiew, GIMP, or Irfanview iew (seesee website).A).Tested in Wine under Linux and an old, unsupported version is available for Win 9x.


2010-10-20 04:46:02
Updated by joby_toss

  • What's new: v.0.4.4  (119.10.10.2010)-  fixed  an  access viocess violatation at  startup  in the  DLL version, which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The exception is caught when reading the configuration data.- the Batch window is not displayed anymore if the images sent as parameters are not su which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The exception is caught when reading the configuration data.- the Batch window is not displayed anymore if the images sent as parameters are not supported.&nbs The p;The previousbehavireviousbehavior&nb wasp;was  to show  the  winddow with now with no  files&nblesp; loadded.- reemoved optipn optipng  -o5 e external  PNG o optiimizer preset and added advpng eset and added advpng preseset  by de defaultv..0..4.3 ( (16.10.10.2010)-  fixed  Vissta&nb (posp;(possibsible  Winndows  7)  bug& with not bsp;with not beeing a able t to  type in thpe in the b batch  dialog  some&nb characters used as sp;hortcuts (R, L, etc).Thais occurs only if the program is launched with at least 2 files as parameters which resulters us in the Batch window being opened&nbs at startup;.- corrected a nas&me in the Abspout->Credits section- fixed some memory leaks in the batch dialog related to thoe FileList- optimized starttup sequence- uts&nbpdated FastMM to version 4.97- updated vclfixpack to version 1.4 (some fixed which are not needed were removed)- fixed a crash in FreeImage when ...


2010-10-20 04:44:54
Updated by webfork

  • Version: V0.4.24.0
  • What's new: v.0.4.2 - ref4 (19.10.2010)- fixed an access violation at startup in the DLL version, which occurs only in Vista (possible Windows 7).The exception is caught when reactoding the configureation data.- the resBatch window is not displayed anymore if the images sent as parameters are not supported. The previousbehavior was to show the window with no files loaded.- removed optipng -o5 external PNG optimizer preset and added advpng preset by defunctionaultv.0.4.3 (16.10.2010)- allow fixed&nbsbsp;Vista s(pecifyingossible just wiWindth orws 7) bug heighwith in&nbbsp;banotch resize - improved PNG being abloading:e addedbsp;to support;type for&in bithe barytch transparency in all bit depths, refabsp;dialog some ctored the entiare Load functioners - fixed ICO transparency handling - fixed a bug with applying properlyd the settings using the keyboard - updated&nbspsp;libraries to LibPNG 1.4.3, OpenEXR 1.7.0, OpenJPEG 1.4.0 (SVN patsp;shortch 2010-04-16), LibRaw 0.10-Beta3, LibTIFF 3.9.4 (CVS patch 2010-07-13) - RAW plugin: actual RAW bit depth is now displayed - Fixed loading of Pentax KX RAW images - Minor&nnbsp;imsprovements...


2010-09-02 20:49:48
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus other even commercial software is the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (...7, 8, 9, 10, etc.), not just milestones of 16, 32, or 64 colors.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).An old, unsupported version is available for Win 9x.


2010-09-02 20:49:28
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan). Notable versus other even commercial software is the ability to gradually reduce the available colors one-by-one (...7, 8, 9, 10, etc.), not just milestones of 16, 32, or 64 colors.The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).An old, unsupported version is available for Win 9x.


2010-09-02 19:49:59
Updated by guinness

  • Version: V0.4.12.0
  • What's new: v.0.4.2 - refactored resize function - allowed specifying just width or height in batch resize - improved PNG loading: added support for binary transparency in all bit depths, refactored the entire Load function - fixed ICO transparency handling - fixed a bug with applying properly the settings using the keyboard - updated libraries to LibPNG 1.4.3, OpenEXR 1.7.0, OpenJPEG 1.4.0 (SVN patch 2010-04-16), LibRaw 0.10-Beta3, LibTIFF 3.9.4 (CVS patch 2010-07-13) - RAW plugin: actual RAW bit depth is now displayed - Fixed loading of Pentax KX RAW images - Minor improvements...


2010-08-31 22:47:48
Updated by ashghost

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan).The program is also available as a plugin for XnView, GIMP, or Irfanview (see website).An old, unsupported version is available for Win 9x.


2010-08-31 22:45:10
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan).An old, unsupported version is available for Win 9x.


2010-08-29 17:14:49
Updated by I am Baas

  • Synopsis: RIOT, or Radical Image Optimization Tool, presents a dual-pane view and allows you to reduce file size of an image, giving you a live preview of the optimized changes and the resulting file size. It can load many image file types and can save to JPG, PNG, or GIF. Features include metadata removal, batch operations, compression to a target file size, transparency options, and common editing functions (flip, rotate, zoom, pan).


2010-06-30 06:00:00
Added by ashghost