- Improved Wine compatibility. To use GonVisor in Wine you must download the "GonVisor for Wine" version, it will allow you to use GonVisor in other O.S. different than Windows.
- Image Saturation can be adjusted using Color Improvement tool.
- Hotkey added to enable/disable Manga Mode (Applied on Line Jump and Double Page)
- Show other generic fields from ComicInfo.xml from cb* files.
- cb* File Info appears faster when cb* file is opened.
- Current cbr/cbz can be chosen creating a cbr/cbz file, so you can edit directly an open file.
- Changed position of control bar was not stored in some cases.
- You can drag to GonVisor more than one folder. Their subfolders will be opened too.
- Improved colour improvement performance.
- Removed bad border line when smooth improvement is applied.
- Removed bad middle line in Turning Pages transition.
- Changed some menus.
- Minor bugs fixed.

- Added Dutch translation.
- Fixed some english, italian and german translations.
- Added brightness control to improve the image.
- New replace transition effect.
- Aspect ratio can be modified fitting width and height.
- Sort Manage Cb* files by file date or by file size.
- Rename cb* files in the Manage Cb* tool.
- Manage tool can be opened automatically on startup.
- Pages can be turned dragging the mouse.
- Windows 8 compatibility revised.
- Fixed some bad adjustments resizing the images.
- FullScreen command can be set as action in the mouse configuration.
- Read ComicInfo.xml to get comments, author and year of the cb* file.
- Disable windows screen saver when autoturn is activated.
- Restore window state after deactivating full screen mode.
- Refresh image after changing double page settings.
- Remove white page effect opening new files.
- Do not allow to rename a image file with a name that already exists.
- Fixed bug when control bar autohide setting was changed.


- Improved image when image is zoomed, avoiding pixelation. A spline algorithm can be also selected to improve more, although it is a bit slower.
- Added transition effects to change the images. There are 8 types of transition types (Turning pages effect, rotation...), user can select its speed and Orientation.
- Added new languages: Italian, French, German, serbian and Czech. Fixed some portuguese strings. Thanks to Lanterna, Osmema, Fred, Antonio, Heike, Banjov and Vlastislav
- Added cb* file size to Manage cb* tool
- Files can be removed directly from Manage cb* tool
- Current cb* file is selected when Manage cb* tool is opened.
- Added stats of the current search rating in the Manage Cb* tool.
- Fixed problem with "disappearing menus".
- Images contained in a cb* file with name XXX(0), xxx(1).. are well sorted.
- Added "+" command to right list panel to ease the selection of the list actions.
- You can choose three different positions for the control bar (Left, Up and Right).
- Control bar is hidden in a smooth way.
- Shortkeys can be customized.
- Line by line Slideshow.
- Default windows font used.
- Fixed: When magnifier was activated, control bar was not auto-hiding
- Added next cb* file and prev cb* file to the mouse control configuration.
- Ignore folder __MACOSX inside cb* files (for cb* files created using MAC).
- cb7 files can be opened using 7z.exe. This is a way to fix some problems for current 7z library to open files with non standard characters.
- Improved methods to save rotated images. Now, png and gif format can be also resaved, not only jpg and bmp.
- Rotated images can be directly autosaved if user has selected it.
- If "Rotate All" features are selected, they will be activated for the next GonVisor sessions.
- Last GonVisor window size and position are stored to set them in next GonVisor sessions.
- Recursive Open Folder can be cancelled pressing ESC key.
- Menus redesigned
- Updated unrar.dll.
- Minor bugs fixed and minor performance improvements.


- Double page: Horizontal or vertical, Manga style, change pairs...
- Magnifier, zoom and size customizable.
- Image improvement: Colour normalization, contrast, smooth and palette.
- cb7 and 7z files supported.
- Manage cb files, store and show state and ratings of cb files.
- Open Folder recursively.
- Windows Media Player integrated.
- Autohide number of image in full screen.
- Resume last file on startup.
- Open in full screen mode.
- create slideshows.
- Rotation optimized.
- When a file is opened from Explorer, all images of the same folder are added.
- Open rar and cbr files with encrypted file names.
- Set pages and order to be printed.
- Print only odd or even pages.
- Sort files without valid numeric format.
- Customize main screen style.
- Optimized Image previews.
- Usage statistics.
- Slideshow interval can be defined with decimal.
- Remove GonVisor banner when cb* file is created.
- Improved configuration settings for more than one GonVisor session.
- Opened folders are added as recent files.
- Fixes and optimizations in cb* creation.
- It is allowed to overwrite files in cb* creation.
- Shortkeys changes: F2 rename files, shift+supr remove from disk, F3 prev page and F4 next image.
- Menus redesigned
- Icon changed.
- Updated unrar.dll.
- Portugues language added.
- Minor bugs fixed.
- Show related applications: pdftohtml, cbx shell..
- And more and more...

Application Details:

Version: 2.14
License: Free to use
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Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.4

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What works

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Tested features:

- Image files: Open all standard files.
- Cb* files: Open comic formats like cbr, cbz, cba and cb7. It supports password protected files.
- Image folders: Open all images in the selected folder.
- PDF files: Open the images contained within a pdf file (using pdftohtml).
- Compressed files: Open the images contained in rar, zip, ace and 7zip files.
- Image extraction: Extract all images to a folder, so you can get the files contained in a cbr, cbz, cba, CB7 or pdf.
- Bookmarks: Use bookmarks to continue your reading from the point you left it.

- Creating cb* files: You can create cbz files containing a group of selected images, defining the order of images, adding description (author, date, type, comment …) and protect them with a password.
- Management and ranking of cb*: Allows you to search all your cb* files, showing comics’ information, the comics you have read or you have started to read. You will be able also to rate your comics, so you can easily have a ranking of your favorite comics.
- Creating presentations: You can easily create custom slide-shows, setting the transition time between images.

- Double page: You can view two pages at once, as if reading a comic or a book.
- Image enhancement: GonVisor incorporates different image filters to enhance images bad taken or scanned. You can adjust several parameters: normalization, contrast and smoothing.
- Magnifier: Turns the cursor into a fully configurable magnifying glass to expand specific areas of the image.
- Full Screen: Let GonVisor fills your screen!
- Automatic slider: You can select images to be turned automatically by defining
- the transition time.
- Line break: Walk through the images line by line, as if you were reading a real comic.
- Image transition Choose between multiple effects for image transitions.
- Customizable hotkeys and mouse functions: You have many options to customize how to control GonVisor using hotkeys and mouse buttons.

- Auto size: Adjusts the image to the size of your screen.
- Zoom: The image can be enlarged or reduced using the zoom function.
- Rotation: Rotate the images as you want and save them with its new direction.

- Easy and fitted printing: Loaded images can be printed easily, adjusting automatically their size.
- PDF’s creation: You can create a pdf file with selected images just printing it on a virtual device for pdf creation, such as PDF Creator.

- Open cb* files: Open image files, folders, files, cbr, cbz, cba, rar, zip dragging them from Windows Explorer into GonVisor.
- Image management: Bulk rename of image files.
- Recent files: GonVisor maintains its own history of recent files.
- Always on top: “Always on top” mode keeps GonVisor over other applications.

- Boss key: Key “Here comes the boss” to camouflage GonVisor window quickly.
- Stats: GonVisor stores your usage statistics so you can know how much time you invest in your favorite reading.

- Multilanguage: Available in Spanish, English, Portuguese, Italian, French, German, Czech, Serbian and dutch.

What does not

gdi32 stretch function does not work properly when image is reduced (Fixed in GonVisor for Wine version)
Combo box controls options are shown at the top-left of the window (Fixed in GonVisor for Wine version)
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Rar and Winamp integration.


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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 11.04 "Natty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 28 20121.4N/A Yes Silvergonvisor 

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