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XnView MP Plugin


XnView MP backup plugin only works with Backup4all.

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If you already have Backup4all, you can add the XnView MP backup plugin below.

Download plugin as XML file
XnView MP is a versatile and powerful photo viewer, image management, image resizer.

About XnView MP

XnView is one of the most stable, easy-to-use, and comprehensive photo editors. All common picture and graphics formats are supported (JPEG, TIFF, PNG, GIF, WEBP, PSD, JPEG2000, OpenEXR, camera RAW, HEIC, PDF, DNG, CR2).

How to backup and restore XnView MP using Backup4all plugin

After you install and configure XnView MP, you can back it up to move its settings on another computer or to re-configure it after re-installing your system. This is why the plugin to back up XnView MP is important as it will save you time.
Creating a backup job in Backup4all using the XnView MP plugin, allows you to back-up the application data files and registry entries.
In order to backup XnView MP, you have to follow these steps:
  1. Download and install the backup plugin here: XnView MP backup plugin
  2. After you installed the plugin in Backup4all, define a backup job and run it to back-up XnView MP. If you don't know how to install the plugin and run the backup, read this article:
If you need to restore the XnView MP files after a fresh system installation or on a different computer, follow these steps:
  1. Install XnView MP and the XnView MP plugin from here: XnView MP backup plugin
  2. Open in Backup4all the .bkc catalog file from the destination.
  3. Press the Restore button and follow the wizard steps.

What information is backed up when using the XnView MP plugin

The backup plugin mentioned above will add as backup sources the following information:
  • Plugins
  • User setting files
  • Registry settings

Raw Plugin (XML) Code: XnViewMP.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<b4asource version="1.0">
	<!--Program unique ID (GUID)-->
	<!--Program name-->
	<!--Executable file path-->
	<exepath type="0"/>
	<!--Minimum and maximum versions for which the backup was tested-->
	<!--Information about the plugin author-->
		<email>[email protected]</email>
	<!--Variables used in the XML file-->
		<!--If type="reg" then the value will be read from the registry-->
	<!--The backup sources-->
		<source name="Plugins" type="folder">
		<source name="User Files" type="folder">
		<source name="Registry" type="registry">
			<registry path="HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\XnViewMP" recursive="true"/>