Simple Image Viewer

Simple Image Viewer

Default image viewer with advanced functionality: rotating, fitting, moving.

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What is Simple Image Viewer?
Simple Image Viewer is a Chrome extension offering an improved image viewing experience. The extension seamlessly integrates into your browser and enhances image viewing by enabling rotation, fitting, and panning options. It supports custom passive scrollbars and allows no false positives or flicker. The extension's fitting feature can resize small images while its integration with the default zooming system maintains the page's origin. Shortcuts for functionalities like rotation and panning provide easy and quick navigation.
Users: 605 ▼ -10
Rating: 4.00 (7)
Version: 3.0 (Last updated: 2022-05-04)
Creation date: 2019-08-12
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 9.12K
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  • No false positives. Detects image tabs in the same way as the browser.
  • No flicker. Loads before the default viewer.
  • No appearance changes. It can be changed by other extensions.
  • The fitting type changing stretches small images.
  • Rotation around center.
  • Window resizing centers the image.
  • Zoom both to the window center and to the cursor.
  • Integration into the default zoom system. Doesn't affect the page's origin.
  • Panning uses scrollbars.
  • Support for custom passive scrollbars.


  • [R] - Rotate CW 90 degrees
  • [Shift]+[R] - Rotate CCW 90 degrees
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User reviews
Perfect. Just what I needed.
by Al H Al H, 2024-02-29

simple is Best!!! Additionally, it would be better if you could specify a shortcut key or change the rotary key as below. Rotate CW 90 degrees - E or R Rotate CCW 90 degrees - Q or E
by 존다이크 존다이크, 2023-08-21

Great! Truly is simple.
by Place Holder Place Holder, 2023-04-22
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Risk impact

Simple Image Viewer may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Simple Image Viewer has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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