Almost all users migrated from Windows to macOS look at the standard photo viewing options with perplexity. After all, you can not just open and flip through the images – everywhere there are some incomprehensible nuances. In this article we will tell you how to work with navigation when viewing images with standard macOS tools, and also we will offer several options from third-party developers.
Quick View, View and Finder
Opening an image in the Finder explorer starts the View application . You can not scroll through the photos in this way. There are two ways out of the situation:
2.) Select all or the images you want to view and start the slideshow mode . To do this, hold down the Alt key (Option ⎇) and open the File menu → Slide show of objects … or just remember the Command + (Alt + Option +) key combination .
If all described ways to solve the problem of viewing images by regular means you will seem too complicated, we suggest downloading and enjoying software from third-party developers.
Ultra-simple and minimalistic program that copes with viewing at 100%. Just associate all the image formats in it and double-clicking on any photo in the folder you can either using the arrows, or using the trackpad to navigate.
Many will like that all elements of the interface are hidden and the image opens almost to the whole screen (as QuickTime opens the video). Additional menu with information can be viewed by moving the cursor to the right edge of the window. Also, you’ll love turning or scaling photos with trackpad gestures.
LilyView without any problems even opens GIF-animation. And there is a built-in utility for monitoring smart bulbs Philips HUE.
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