Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder 18.104.22.168 improves performance with extra 10-15% at the image comparing stage and fixes a bunch of issues. VSDIF also improves multi language OS support and now handles properly the file names containing characters from the current “Language for non-Unicode programs”.
The RAW processing feature is also improved and a fix for previewing 32-bit and 48-bit images is added.
Corporate version now doesn’t show main window after command-line scan. Some small fixes and changes are applied including floating point operation error on some white images.
The new version of Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder – 22.214.171.124 improves the RAW scan features adding also extra flexibility to the auto-check options. The raw improvements include some fixes to raw image formats loading. There were some wrong image dimensions reported for raw images that are now fixed. The bigger issue that is fixed is a memory leak in the raw image processing routines. The application now consumes less memory and performs faster. The extension to the auto check is also serious. A new dialog is added full of advanced features. Here you can see a screenshots of this new extension:
Do not mark file extensions list prevents auto-mark option from marking the selected image types. This will let you preserve your source images for example by excluding your RAW sources – .crw,.nef etc. Exclusion from the auto-mark can be also set based on file size and date. The last option in the advanced features dialog will allow specifying words or characters that if matched in the file name will also force the auto-check feature to skip them.
Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder finds duplicate photos faster than ever. Now Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder is not only the most precise, but also the fastest duplicate image finder on the web. Extremely stable utilizing the resources of your system to the maximum the tool is the perfect choice for scanning your vast photo gallery. Check out our web site frequently as we are planning a RAW support in the upcoming version. This unique feature will save you even more time and will scan directly the raw material from your camera. Combined with the live preview that will let you get rid of the junk images immediately. Removing out of focus, exposure and underexposed pictures will be just a click away. A feature to find similar picture by sample is also something that we have planned for the upcoming releases. Where are my wedding photos? Oh I remember I sent one yo John. That is all I need – I will add that sample to Visual Similarity Duplicate Image Finder and it will find the rest from the set on my computer.
Support for multi-core CPU. VSDIF now uses all your CPU cores in the images preprocessing step.
Completely rewritten and highly optimized engine. Can scan over 10000 hi-res images on an average 1.8Ghz desktop PC within 10 minutes!
8 times smaller cache file sizes. VSDIF now uses less hard disk space.
New redesigned user interface shows all duplicate groups in different colors in one grid window.
Access to some of the options directly from the main window.
Using Delete key in folder list removes the selected folders from the list.
Added popup menu in the duplicate results grid with items Open, Open with Associated Program and Locate in Explorer (Available only in the registered version).
Added Auto Select tool button.
Added button to delete a cache file
Using Delete key in the duplicates list, after a confirmation dialog you can delete all selected files from the list and from the disk. (Available only in the Registered version). Note the difference between selected and checked duplicates.
The new version of the product is mainly optimized towards a better performance. We have customers with huge image databases that will be happy with the new improvements. Please read below for the list of changes.