ViewNX 2.7.4 Full Version

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ViewNX 2.7.4 Full Version

Postby Stany Buyle » Tue 12 Mar 2013 21:35

From the Nikon UK website:
ViewNX 2.7.4 Full Version

ViewNX 2 is an all-in-one image browsing and editing software application for both still images and movies. Nikon Transfer 2 is incorporated into ViewNX 2 for transferring images to a computer. Smoother collaboration with NIKON IMAGE SPACE, Nikon's image storage and sharing service, has also been achieved.

This is the full version of ViewNX 2.7.4 for Windows and Macintosh computers. If you are currently using ViewNX 2 this download will uninstall your existing version and then install version 2.7.4. This software supports all Nikon D-SLR cameras, Nikon 1, and all COOLPIX cameras with USB support..

Be sure that you have read and understand the terms of the license agreement before initiating download of this software from the links at the bottom of this page.

Modifications enabled with Ver. 2.7.4
Support for the D7100 has been added.
The correct lens name is now be displayed for still images captured with a digital-SLR camera and the AF-S NIKKOR 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR. However, in the following cases, the lens name displayed will indicate that it is a G-type lens in Metadata on the Edit palette.
- Images captured with a Nikon 1-series camera and the FT-1 mount adapter
- Movies recorded using a digital-SLR camera

Additional modifications to the Macintosh version
An issue that prevented images saved in JPEG format with Capture NX 2 Ver. 2.3.0 or 2.3.1 from opening in ViewNX 2 has been resolved.

Notes
32-bit and 64-bit versions of ViewNX 2 and Windows Operating System compatibility
The 64-bit version of ViewNX 2 Ver. 2.7.4 can be used with the following operating systems.
- 64-bit versions of Windows 8
- 64-bit versions of Windows 7
- 64-bit versions of Windows Vista
The 32-bit version of ViewNX 2 Ver. 2.7.4 can be used with the following operating systems.
- 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 8
- 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7
- 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows Vista
- 32-bit versions of Windows XP
Only the 32-bit version will run under a 32-bit operating system.

When transferring files using Nikon Transfer 2:
- Image transfer using Nikon Transfer 2 is not possible with the following cameras. Use a card reader to transfer images to a computer for storage.
COOLPIX 910/900/600/300/100
- Image transfer using Nikon Transfer 2 with the camera connected to the computer is not possible with the cameras indicated below. Use a card reader to transfer images.
- D1, D1X, D1H
- COOLPIX 990, 950, 880, 800, 700

Restrictions on Nikon Movie Editor
1. Movies up to 60 minutes in length can be edited with the Windows version; movies up to 30 minutes in length can be edited with the Macintosh version.
2. The following restrictions on the number of movies and still images that can be added to the storyboard apply.
Windows
- A project containing up to 10 movies, or a total of 30 movies and still images, can be previewed and exported.
- When a movie a few seconds in length with transition effects applied is added to the storyboard, the movie file may not be properly exported, even if it does not exceed restrictions on the number of movies and still images.
Macintosh
- A project containing 4 H.264 (1920 × 1080) movies and 2 still images can be previewed and exported. However, when H.264 movies recorded at 720p and lower are used, the number of movie files and still images that can be used in a project increases.
- In addition, when only Motion JPEG (1080p) movies are used, a project containing up to 30 movies can be previewed and exported.
3. Movies recorded at a setting of 1080/60i are handled as 1080/30p movies.

NRW (RAW) images
When images captured at a white balance setting of Auto and an image quality setting of NRW (RAW) are enhanced using ViewNX 2, the results achieved may differ from those achieved with in-camera NRW (RAW) processing.

Ratings applied with a COOLPIX camera
Ratings applied with a COOLPIX camera in playback mode are not reflected in ViewNX 2 or other applications that support ratings.

H.264 movie playback under Macintosh
Colours will appear lighter in movies played back on a computer running Macintosh.

Display of MPO-format images shot in 3D
MPO-format images shot in 3D can only be viewed with a viewer that supports 3D images.

COOLPIX S550, S560, L20 and L19 Smile mode
Scene mode information is not correctly displayed in the Metadata palette for images captured in Smile mode. However, all other operations function properly.

Capture NX 2
- When this software is installed on a computer to which Capture NX 2 Ver. 2.2.8 or earlier has been installed, the Picture Control Utility will be replaced with a version not supported by Capture NX 2, making it impossible to launch the Picture Control Utility from Capture NX 2. Please upgrade Capture NX 2 to Ver. 2.3.0 or later.
- RAW images saved with Thumbnail only selected for Embed Preview When Saving NEF/NRW in Capture NX 2 Ver. 2.3.0 or later Preferences will appear grainy with display in and printing from ViewNX 2.

Capture NX
When this software is installed on a computer to which Capture NX has been installed, the Picture Control Utility will be replaced with a version not supported by Capture NX, making it impossible to launch the Picture Control Utility from Capture NX.

Windows version of QuickTime Ver. 7.7 (32-bit version of ViewNX 2 only)
In some rare cases, depending upon the system to which QuickTime Ver. 7.7 is installed, the following features may not function.
- Slideshow
- The Convert Motion Snapshot to Movie item in the File menu
- Uploading of Motion Snapshot files to a Web service other thanNIKON IMAGE SPACE using the Web Service item in the File menu

Macintosh version’s Synchronize camera date and time to computer when camera is connected (supported cameras only)
Camera date and time will not be synchronized with the computer’s, even when Synchronize camera date and time to computer when camera is connected (supported cameras only) in the Nikon Transfer 2 Preferences panel is checked, when Calendar is set to any option other than Gregorian in the Language & Text>Formats panel of the computer’s System Preferences


System requirements





Windows

Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 7 (SP1)
Microsoft Windows Vista (SP2)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional (SP3, 32 bit only)
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition (SP3, 32 bit only)

- Pre-installed versions only.

- Only the 32-bit versions of Windows XP are supported.

- Both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 8, Windows 7 and Vista are supported. However on a computer running a 64-bit OS, only ViewNX 2 itself and the Picture Control Utility function as native 64-bit applications.



Macintosh OS X

Macintosh OS X versions 10.6.8, 10.7.5, and 10.8.2



CPU
Still images and movies (Motion JPEG):
1.6-GHz or better Intel Celeron/Pentium 4/Core series.

H.264 movies:
3.0-GHz Pentium D or better for playback
2.6-GHz Core 2 Duo or better for editing.

Playback of a 30-fps or faster 1280 × 720-pixel or larger movie, or a 1920 × 1080 pixel or larger movie:
Intel Core i5 or better is recommended.



CPU


Still images and movies (Motion JPEG):
1-GHz or better Intel Core series, or Xeon series.

H.264 movies:
2-GHz Intel Core Duo or better for playback.
2.6-GHz Intell Core 2 Duo or better for editing.

Playback of a 30-fps or faster 1280 × 720-pixel or larger movie, or a 1920 × 1080 pixel or larger movie:
Intel Core i5 or better is recommended.




Memory (RAM)

Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista: 1 GB or more (2 GB or more recommended)

Windows XP: 512 MB or more (2 GB or more recommended)


Memory (RAM)

512MB minimum (2 GB or more recommended)




Interface

A built-in USB port is required.
Connect the camera directly to the computer; do not use a hub or USB keyboard.



Supported file formats
JPEG-format images (Exif 2.2-2.3 compliant).

RAW- (NEF, NRW), MPO- (3D) and TIFF- (RGB) format images, movies, sound files, Image Dust Off reference photos, GPS log data, altitude log data, and water depth log data recorded with a Nikon digital camera.
RAW- (NEF, NRW), TIFF- (RGB) and JPEG- (RGB) format images, and .MOV-, .AVI, MPEG1 and WMV-format movies saved with a Nikon software application.

Supported Cameras

All Nikon digital-SLR cameras released between 1999 and 2012, beginning with the D1 to the D7100.

Nikon 1 V1, Nikon 1 V2, Nikon 1 J1, Nikon 1 J2, Nikon 1 J3, Nikon 1 S1

All COOLPIX-series cameras released between 1997 and September 2012, beginning with the COOLPIX E100, as well as the COOLPIX L27, COOLPIX L28, COOLPIX L820, COOLPIX P520, COOLPIX S31, COOLPIX S2700, COOLPIX S2750, COOLPIX S5200, COOLPIX S6500, COOLPIX S9400, COOLPIX S9500, and COOLPIX AW110.

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