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Windows Imaging Component FREE Download

Version: 1.0
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License Type:Freeware
Price:   $0  USD  
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OS: Windows XP / 2003
Size: 1.2 MB
Downloads: 75
Category:  Programming


The Window Imaging Component a.k.a WIC is an image processing software. This computer based model works on the CODEC framework that is the coders and decoders of an image. It includes the CODECs for the popular image formats, such as JPG, bmp, GIF, png etc. and updates them when the new CODEC gets released. The updated formats are always safe and secure. In addition, it supports a new format for images called as the windows media photo. Moreover, it offers processing digital image and image metadata. It permits the reading and the writing of arbitrary metadata cast on the image files.

Windows Imaging Component

Windows Imaging Component

On a broad perspective, its salient features include working on the pixel formats and the image codes along with the metadata. It outshines the rest due to the automatic runtime for discovery of the new formats. The popular image viewers on windows are Windows Explorer, Windows photo gallery or the windows live photo gallery, which are based on WIC enabling the viewer in order to view the image in any format.

The increasing use of WIC can be observed when now third party users indulge in utilizing its benefits.  An increasing number of raw digital camera formats are also indulging in W IC.

Key Features of Windows Imaging Component :

* Supports new and proprietary image formats.
* Updates CODECs for TIFF, JPEG, GIF, PNG and BMP.
* Supports Windows Media Photo.
* Provides the readers and writers metadata formats.
* Does not contain any kind of malware like – spyware, trojans, viruses and backdoors.
* Supports Operating Systems.


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