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Downloads of v


Last Update:

16 May 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Russel Lang


gsview Ghostscript PostScript gui admin

GhostScript preViewer

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Downloads of v


Software Author(s):

  • Russel Lang

GhostScript preViewer

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Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 19 May 2017.


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GSview is a graphical interface for Ghostscript. Ghostscript is an interpreter for the PostScript page description language used by laser printers. For documents following the Adobe PostScript Document Structuring Conventions, GSview allows selected pages to be viewed or printed. GSview requires Ghostscript.

Features include:

  • Display and print PostScript and PDF files.
  • View pages in arbitrary order (Next, Previous, Goto).
  • Page size and Orientation are automatically selected from DSC comments or can be selected using the menu.
  • Print selected pages using Ghostscript.
  • Convert pages to bitmap, PDF or PostScript.
  • Selectable display resolution, depth, alpha.
  • Single button zoom.
  • Extract selected pages to another file.
  • Copy display bitmap to clipboard.
  • Save clipboard bitmap as BMP file.
  • Add bitmap or user preview to EPS file (Interchange, TIFF or Windows Metafile)
  • Graphically select and show bounding box for EPS file.
  • Extract bitmap preview or PostScript from DOS EPS file.
  • Extract text or search for text.
  • Can read gzip and bzip2 compressed PostScript and PDF files.

Version Note

There are two "branches" of GSView. They share a name and have very similar function and UI, but they have only some common code and have different copyrights.

Registering GSview

If you wish to support the development of GSview or wish to disable the GSview nag screen, please consider registering GSview. There is no requirement for you to register GSview. According to the terms of the GSview licence, you can use GSview without any payment. The registration fee is AUD$40 (approx. USD$40). GSview can be registered online at an external secure site.

GSview can also be registered by faxing or mailing a registration form. Ghostgum Software prefers that you use the online registration method. A site registration for multiple computers is also available.


$unexe = Join-Path $env:ProgramFiles 'GSView\gsview\uninstgs.exe'
$list = Join-Path (Split-Path $unexe) 'uninstal.txt'

if (Test-Path $unexe) {
   $UninstallArgs = @{
      packageName = $packageName
      fileType = 'exe'
      file = $unexe
      silentArgs = "`"$list`" -quiet"
      validExitCodes = @(0)

   Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @UninstallArgs
   Remove-Item (Split-Path (Split-Path $unexe)) -Recurse -Force
} else {
   Write-Host "Uninstaller not found!"


$DownloadArgs = @{
   packageName = $packageName
   fileFullPath = (Join-Path (Join-Path $env:TEMP $packageName) GSViewInstaller.exe)
   url = ''
   url64bit = ''
   checksum = '35AFA580E02CCF0A08ECC3AEC3D7A4F1E85B8E1E862A84FDC7A3A281BAB06E3D'
   checksum64 = '80D0161ABBB3CFB0FF08F3787C4959B8A41585EF1470DAE4AEA20341820D49AF'
   checksumType = 'sha256'

# Download zipped install files
Get-ChocolateyWebFile @DownloadArgs

$DownloadDir = (Split-Path $DownloadArgs.fileFullPath)

# Extract zip
Get-ChocolateyUnzip $DownloadArgs.fileFullPath $DownloadDir

$InstallArgs = @{
   packageName   = $packageName
   fileType      = 'exe'
   silentArgs = "`"$env:ProgramFiles\GSView`""
   validExitCodes= @(0)
   File = (Join-Path $DownloadDir 'setup.exe')

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @InstallArgs

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