XnView by Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

XnView is a cross-platform image viewer used for viewing, converting, organising and editing graphical & video files. It is free of charge for private, educational and non-profit organisations. For commercial use and distribution, the user must register the program.

It is popular with users as it provides features normally found only in commercial image viewers.

Click here to download XnView

After downloading, install it.

XnView installed on Windows XP


Scanning a document in XnView

Click File, select Acquire.


In the KM-2810 Twain  Driver window, click Preview


Click Scan after previewng the document or picture.



To view PDF files in XnView


Get ghostscript here. Select GNU Public License.


Download ghostscript and install it. Restart XnView.


PDF viewed in XnView


To save an image to PDF, select PDF – Portable Document File in Save as type.

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