File Viewer Plus Review – While we will be downloading different software for opening and editing files of different types, it is now possible to open and process all the different file types with one single software. Yes, you can now open over 300 different file types ranging from a text document to an image and video files.
File Viewer Plus is a windows utility program that allows you to open, view, edit and process files of different types. Apart from opening and viewing files, the software also offers features that allow you to convert files from one type to another type.
So with the software installed on your PC, you no longer need to install different software for processing different file types. With file viewer plus installed on your PC, you can edit a word file, modify your Jpeg image, view your video files, and convert images to different format under one roof.
How simple is the installation process?
The installation of file viewer plus is simple and easy like other commercial software that we have seen earlier. You just need to accept their terms and conditions and choose a location on your PC where you like to install and then start the process. The installation takes only a few seconds to complete after which you can start using the software for processing different files.
What are the features offered by File Viewer Plus?
As said earlier in the review, the software apart from opening different file types offers features that allow you to edit, process and convert different file types. Let’s see the different features the software offers its users.
- With File Viewer Plus, you no need to have different software for opening different file types. The software supports over 300 different file types. Some of the files that can be opened using File viewer plus are text, image, video, audio, word, PDF, spreadsheet, email, archive, source code, etc.
- As said earlier, the software is not a file viewer alone as you can edit and modify files using the software. You can edit a word document or a spreadsheet file just like how you do it using MS office software.
- The advanced image editor feature allows you to edit your images just like how you do it in a professional image editing software. You can crop, enhance and resize your images and save it in your preferred format.
- The batch conversion feature allows you to convert a bunch of files to a preferred format at once instead of converting one by one.
- The software can inspect your files and can display the contents present in it. If the software does not have support for a particular file type, it can inspect and display the contents present in the file.
- With file viewer plus, you can view all the properties and metadata present in your files.
- The smart file detection feature can inspect the file and identify the file type if you are not sure about the file type or if it is saved with the wrong file extension.
How simple is the user interface of the software?
The user interface of File Viewer Plus is very simple yet effective and powerful. The user interface is neat and is not cluttered like other software. It allows you to open the files or convert files as soon as you open the software. Let’s discuss in detail on how to make use of the software.
As soon as you open the software, you can either open a file or convert a file by clicking the corresponding option in the home screen.
Open a file:
Click the ‘Open File’ button to open any file on your present on your PC. After opening a file, you can start working on it just like how you do in software that exclusively handles those files. For example, you can work on a word file just like how you work on it in an MS office software.
For a word file, you will be getting almost all the features and tools present on an MS word software. So you can edit your word files and save them once complete.
After opening an image file, you can edit it or view its properties by making use of the tools available there.
Clicking on the file info will display the complete information about the image file. The inspect tool will inspect the file and display its content in a text file. But remember the contents will be in a hexadecimal format, so we would not be able to understand it.
Other features allows you to zoom and rotate the image to your preferred position.
You can find advanced edit tools under the edit tab. You can crop the image by using the select tool, resize the image by clicking the resize button.
Clicking the adjustment will allow you to adjust the brightness, color, contrast, sharpness of the image. Quick effects and effects will allow you to add effects to your photo.
Similar to image and word files, you can open a PDF file and view them without using an adobe acrobat reader.
You can zoom in, rotate, find specific words in the file by making use of the available tools.
Just like an image file, the software lets you open and edit an adobe photoshop file like a normal image. You will see the same set of tools that you get for an image editor.
Similar to a word file, you can open and work on an excel spreadsheet file in the same manner. You get the same set of tools that you get for a word file. You can find almost all the tools and options that you get on an MS Excel software.
Just like a normal video player, you can play any video files in File Viewer Plus. You also have options to play the video in full screen and convert the video to other video formats.
With File Viewer Plus, you don't need a separate music player to play music files like MP3, WAV etc. as you can open and play them here. Just like any other file, you can open, play and edit the music files. You can also convert the audio to other formats that you prefer by clicking the convert audio button.
This is one important feature of the software that lets you convert files to different formats that you prefer. You can either convert single files or multiple files at once.
First, select the type of file that you wish to convert to a different format. For example, if you wish to convert an image file, choose the image file type, for converting a word file, choose the word file type etc.
Then select the output file type to which you wish to convert the input file.
After selecting the input and the output file types, select the files that you wish to convert from your local PC. You can also drag and drop them into the space available there.
Finally, select the destination location on your PC where you wish to save the converted output file. After making all the setup, click on the convert button to start the conversion process.
The conversion process is really fast and will complete within a fraction of seconds. The quality of conversion and the speed of conversion is equivalent to that of a professional file converter software.
For any help on how to use the software and work on different file types, you can access their user manual present under the help option at the top right corner of the application window.
What do others say about File Viewer Plus?
Though there were very limited reviews and user comments for the file viewer plus software on the internet, almost all of them have given a good rating and verdict for the software. I could not find any negative comments or feedback on the software. All the users who have used the software seem to be completely satisfied with its performance.
Please find below some of the positive testimonials about the software on the internet.
“In conclusion, File Viewer Plus is a versatile software solution that enables you to open, edit and convert files saved to an impressive range of formats. It is very easy to use, and it features a modern, intuitive user interface.” – Softpedia
“This software is very useful because it allows you to view any type of files such as images, documents, text files, audio, and video, from one place without the need to have several software installed on your PC. The interface is very nice and it is very easy to use.” – User
What are the limitations in the trial version of the software?
While there is a trial version available for File Viewer Plus, there are certain limitations in using it. You can use the software for completely free with all the features enabled only for the first 14 days. After 14 days, you need to buy the full version to continue using it on your PC. But for the 14 days, there are no limitations or restrictions on any of its features or tools.
What is the price of the File Viewer Plus?
File Viewer Plus is available only for the Windows PC and there is only one license package available. The price of the software is $49.95 for a lifetime which means you need to pay only once and can use it for your lifetime.
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There is no money back guarantee available for the software. So please try using the trial version before buying the software for your regular use.
Verdict and Conclusion:
Thus File Viewer Plus is a great windows utility software that can open a wide range of file types that you might be coming across in your day to day life. With the software, there is no need to install separate software applications for opening each file types individually. Just have one application and open all the file types that you will be using frequently. So, File Viewer Plus is a perfect one-stop solution for working on different file types.