Windows File Viewer

Features

File Viewer Lite is a free file viewer for Windows that includes many advanced features.

Open Documents

You can view over 120 different file types with File Viewer Lite. Simply drag and drop a file onto File Viewer Lite to display the native view of the file.

Open Microsoft Word Documents

Play Multimedia Files

File Viewer Lite supports a large number of audio and video formats. If you have a song or movie file that Windows Media Player does not recognize, chances are you can open it with File Viewer Lite.

Open MP4 Video Files

View File Information

Use the Info panel to view information about each file, such as the file type, file size, and location. The Info panel also displays hidden metadata stored in the file. You can export the file information to a text file by selecting File -> Export File Info.

Export File Information

Copy File Data

You can copy text and image data from files opened with File Viewer Lite. The data is stored in the Windows clipboard so you can paste into into another application.

Copy Data From Files

Four Different Types of Views

File Viewer Lite allows you to view file contents in Native View, Text View, Hex View, and Icon View

1. Native View

Native view displays the standard view for supported file formats.

File Viewer Lite Native View

2. Text View

Text view displays the textual data of both text and binary files.

File Viewer Lite Text View

3. Hex View

Hex view displays the hexadecimal representation of the file contents.

File Viewer Lite Hex View

4. Icon View

Icon view displays multiple sizes of the document icon.

File Viewer Lite Icon View

File Identifier

File Viewer Lite also includes File Identifier to identify unknown file types.

One App, Many Features

File Viewer Lite includes zoom and rotate controls for documents, PDFs, and images. It also includes media playback controls for audio and video files. In the rare case that a file format is not supported by File Viewer Lite, the program still displays useful information about the file type from FileInfo.com. Windows File Viewer Lite combines the functionality of several programs into one simple utility. Best of all, you can get the program as a free download!