What's New

With even more ways to access critical information, accelerate your workflow, and perfect your photos, you’ll be amazed by the results — and the time you save.

Smart Indexer

Smart Indexer -NEW

Automatic Adaptability

In order to maximize your overall ACDSee experience, the Smart Indexer catalogs folders and adds them to the ACDSee Database when your computer is idle. The Smart Indexer is so smart that it knows when you’ve made changes and automatically keeps everything up-to-date, so that you don’t even have to think about it.

Auto Lens View

Auto Lens View -NEW

More Than Just Rose-Tinted Glasses

Quickly preview your images in a variety of filters as you browse them with View mode using Auto Lens View.


PicaView -NEW

Peek a View

Revel in the convenience of a sneak peek of your images through your OS’ context menu, as you go, with ACDSee PicaView. Save time not having to open your images in an application to identify them, view their EXIF information, and launch them in ACDSee for further editing without any bother at all.

1-Step EQ

1-Step EQ -NEW

Step One: 1-Step

Enjoy the simplicity of automatic exposure adjustment with 1-Step EQ. ACDSee’s patented LCE (Lighting and Contrast Enhancement) technology powers 1-Step EQ’s intuitive corrections as you open the image.


ACDSee SeeDrive -NEW

Passage to the Cloud

Conveniently take care of all your cloud-related tasks right from Manage mode. Upload images to and download from ACDSee 365, organize, control privacy settings, and share with your family, friends, and the world with ACDSee SeeDrive.


Support for Windows Touch Gestures™ - NEW

Make Some Gestures

Motion through your viewing process quickly and elegantly on your tablet or mobile device with ACDSee 18’s support for Windows Touch Gestures™.


Filters -NEW

Apply Some Magic

When you need some mystery or a dash of charm or fancy, apply a variety of brand new effects without needing to go through a complicated, multi-step process.

Auto EQ

Auto EQ -NEW

Instant Light

View your images with an immediate exposure boost on the fly with Auto EQ.

What's Improved

Folder Tree

Folder Tree -IMPROVED

Your Harmonious Folder Structure

ACDSee smoothly displays your folder tree in the same style as your OS, which means zero confusion.

Improved Selections

Selections -IMPROVED

Super Selections

Selection and Drawing tools are now streamlined for quick access, allowing you to focus your adjustments exactly where you want them, and add drawing elements as you go.

Navigator Window

Navigator Window -IMPROVED

Crystal Clear Zooming

Automatically find your way around your image when zoomed in to the finer details with the improved Navigator in Edit mode.

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