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Photoscape v3.4

Checker on 15 Mar 2014

Photoscape is an all-in-one photo software that lets you fix, arrange, and enhance your photos. It includes a wide range of tools, including a viewer/editor, batch renamer, RAW format converter, animated GIF maker, collage generator, paper print, splitter, contact sheet, and more. Includes a meta-data viewer for camera model, software version, DPI, etc. and file renamer that lets you for example change file names to the date the camera gave them. A "Paper Print" feature even lets you print out customizable lined, graph, or various different calendar/planning documents.

Note:

  • v3.4 is the last portable version. Later versions write settings to the AppData folder, but a method is available to make it portable.
  • The program has an update check nag screen. If you know how to disable this, please post in forums.

Category:
System Requirements: Win98 / WinME / WinNT / Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? No
Unicode support: No
License: Freeware
How to extract:
  1. Download the installer and extract to a temporary folder
  2. Copy contents of $INSTDIR to a folder of your choice
  3. Launch PhotoScape.exe
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lautrepay on 2012-12-25 07:04

@ rogerthedodger: DL link fixed. Thanks.

Maatje on 2013-03-15 15:32

quote @tc: You can stop the intro photo by editing photoscape.cfg, and turning intro.photoOn from on to off. You could also edit the url, to point to a local image

I installed on USB with 7zip.
In addition to tc's message: if you make photoscape.cfg read-only, it will keep it's settings in the cfg file.

I also deleted the plugins dir (unwanted toolbar in there), and renamed the file PSMsgHook.dll in the main folder to PSMsgHook.dllold.

webfork on 2013-08-19 19:33

Although I've moved over to freeware options for most things I do, I've maintained use of Microsoft Photo Manager for years when working on my own photo collection. Today however, I was on a machine without it so I got PhotoScape up and found I actually prefer it.

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ImageBatch v1.2

Andrew Lee on 12 Feb 2013
  • 864KB (uncompressed)
  • Suggested by dkv

ImageBatch is a free lightweight batch converter for images, based on LibGD and EasyBMP graphic libraries. Currently supported image formats are JPEG, PNG, GIF and BMP.

With ImageBatch you can convert your images from one format to another, resize, crop, rotate, flip them and draw watermarks as well.

Category:
System Requirements: Win95 / Win98 / WinNT / Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: None
Dependencies: MFC80U.DLL, MSVCP80.DLL, MSVCR80.DLL
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch ImageBatch.exe.
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MiDoJo on 2010-07-14 17:55

If your system does not currently have the required dll files (listed in dependencies you can get them from

Microsoft components for 32-bit Windows versions (SP1):

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=200b2fd9-ae1a-4a14-984d-389c36f85647&displaylang=en
Microsoft components for 64-bit Windows versions (SP1):

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=eb4ebe2d-33c0-4a47-9dd4-b9a6d7bd44da&DisplayLang=en

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Generate Thumbnail v1.0

Checker on 4 Aug 2014

Generate Thumbnail will resize photos or images in a web image gallery. All the galleries created with Generate Thumbnail are ready to be published or upload on the web (your own site, photo sharing or networking sites such as Flickr, Facebook, MySpace, etc)

Note: Main site offline. Linking to softpedia (thanks juvera)

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: None
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: No
License: Freeware
How to extract:
  1. Download the self-extracting EXE
  2. Launch genthumb.exe to extract the self-extracing archive to a temporary folder
  3. Delete erpsetup.exe and extract generatethumb.exe to another temporary folder
  4. Move the contents of the {App} subfolder to a folder of your choice
  5. Launch App.exe
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juvera on 2013-07-02 14:41

Download link = not working

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ToYcon v0.9

Andrew Lee on 12 Feb 2013

ToYcon is an easy to use and fast PNG to ICO convertor. Support for Vista icons with embedded PNG compression available.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
License: Free for personal use
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch ToYcon.exe.
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Magibon on 2011-06-04 02:04

This is great!

How many times have you downloaded .png format icons?
This is quick, easy, and the output icon is the best quality i have seen.

Sure there are other similar tools, but the icon output is always crappy or small.

Thanks !

Erkhyan on 2011-06-04 20:43

I agree with Magibon. I've been using ToYcon since version 0.8 and it still has to fail me.

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SmillaEnlarger v0.9.0

webfork on 7 May 2013
  • 16MB (uncompressed)
  • Suggested by lbaty

SmillaEnlarger lets you enlarge a portion of your photo using a proprietary algorithm that results in smooth curves instead of blocky artifacts.

Category:
System Requirements: Win2K / WinXP
Writes settings to: None
Stealth: ? No. Writes a bunch of Qt cache entries to registry.
Unicode support: Yes
License: GPL
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch SmillaEnlarger.exe in the SmillaEnlarger subfolder.
What's new?
  • The interface is completely reworked
  • Cropping is much improved
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Carbonize on 2009-08-16 09:27

Looking at it it just enlarges the image then denoises it which makes it look blurry. Similar effect can be achieved using Paint.NET to enlarge the area then denoise it.

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