Version 188.8.131.52 of Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder comes with important new features and fixes. One of the important new features is the support for symbolic links in Windows 7. Now Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder will work flawlessly under Windows 7.
There is a new option to set the cache folder location. This is extremely useful if you have a large collection of photos and you are lacking space on your system drive.
A lot of GUI improvements and fixes are also available. You can now set each column’s auto-size attribute individually, some issues with column sizing and splitter were also fixed.
An enhanced Move/Delete files window will report details for the operation. If files were in use during the delete operation and they could not be moved/deleted they will be listed so that you can free the files and retry the delete operation.
The program will check for Recycle Bin size and show a warning if you want to delete the files to Recycle Bin and there is not enough space available. Automatic delete can now also delete read-only files.
Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder 184.108.40.206 is available for download. This release includes additional options that give you extra control over the precision level. Memory usage is extremely reduced. It is now possible to detect grayscale duplicates of images. We are proud to present you this much more stable and fast version. You can find the list of all changes fixes and additions here.
Core Improved: Added options to perform smart image comparing using grayscale. It is now possible to detect grayscale duplicates of images.
Core Improved: Added option to select the duplicate finding process precision level. See help for details
Core Improved: Tweaked memory usage. Now the program uses up to 50% less memory when comparing images. This fixes some issues comparing large number of image files.
Core Improved: The image comparing process is now executed in a separate thread, thus avoiding GUI lockups.
Core Improved: Code cleanup and optimization. The scanning process is about 5-10% faster.
Core Bug fix: Tweaked again the auto select duplicate routine.
Core Bug fix: Fixed loading images with extensions that differ from the actual image format, e.g. the extension is .jpg, but the file is in BMP format.
GUI Improved: The folder list is auto saved and auto loaded on next startup.
GUI Improved: The last folder from Add Folder dialog is auto saved and auto loaded on next startup.
GUI Improved: Program window position and state is auto saved and auto loaded on next startup.