Universal Viewer is an advanced file viewer for wide range of formats.
Supported file formats are:
- Images: all major graphics formats: JPG BMP ICO GIF PNG WMF TIFF PSD..., over 40 formats.
Also RAW images from 400+ cameras are supported.
- Multimedia: all major media formats: AVI MPG WMV MP3 MP4 FLV MKV..., over 170 formats.
- Word: file types of MS Office Word: DOC DOCX.
- Excel: file types of MS Office Excel: XLS XLSX.
- PDF: Adobe PDF format, plus DJVU XPS CBR CBZ.
- RTF: Rich Text format.
- Internet: all file types supported by MS Internet Explorer: HTML XML MHT...
- Text: text view for unknown file types.
Files of unlimited size can be shown (even 4Gb+ sizes are allowed).
All major text encodings supported. Unicode/UTF-8 views are present.
- Plugins: all file types supported by Total Commander Lister plugins.
For Word/Excel/PDF files, no additional software is needed to view these files.
MS Office/Adobe Reader/etc may be not installed at all.
For multimedia files, no external codecs are needed too.
Application is integrated into Windows Explorer's context menu,
so it is easy to call it from anywhere in Explorer:
right-click on a file and select the "Universal Viewer" item.
The "follow tail" function for logs has limitation: it requires that external application does "flush file buffer" during file write.
Two application versions are available: Free and Pro, details.
System requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10/11