This is the Windows app named pBrowser whose latest release can be downloaded as pBrowser_portable.zip. It can be run online in the free hosting provider OnWorks for workstations.
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Wine is a way to run Windows software on Linux, but with no Windows required. Wine is an open-source Windows compatibility layer that can run Windows programs directly on any Linux desktop. Essentially, Wine is trying to re-implement enough of Windows from scratch so that it can run all those Windows applications without actually needing Windows.
pBrowser is an Image Browsing&Viewing tool which tries to be especially hassle-free for prolonged and daily usage. Its main focus is to address common and often used tasks to be both performant and effective.
As it relies heaviely on external tools to decode media files, pBrowser can not compete in terms of displaying speed with other popular tools of this application category. Just have a look at the Wiki for a description of the motivation for writing this tool and its highlights.
If you happen to have a continuous income of media files which you need to browse around and organize frequently every day give pBrowser a try.
For more information have a look at the Wiki pages.
- Integration of Locate32 for file search&retrieval
- Integration of GraphicsMagick to support both large and real-life media files
- Integration of FFmpeg for support of video files
- Highly focused on copying files around as the most common task
- Responsive front end; able to handle even larger amount of files
- Gentle towards file-locking and crash-resilient
Advanced End Users
This is an application that can also be fetched from https://sourceforge.net/projects/pbrowser/. It has been hosted in OnWorks in order to be run online in an easiest way from one of our free Operative Systems.