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Open PSD File Without Photoshop

Open PSD File Without Photoshop

As a web developer, there are a lot of chances you need to convert a PSD file from graphic designer to HTML template. Photoshop can do this job perfectly. However, not everyone is willing to spend thousands of dollors to keep the license if they only need use it a few times. So you can consider one of the following tools which does just enough job for you.


Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software for PCs that run Windows. It features an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. An active and growing online community provides friendly help, tutorials, and plugins.

However, Paint.NET does not support PSD file by default. To be able to open and edit PSD file, you need to download the plugin.

Download Paint.NET

Download Paint.Net PSD Plugin



GIMP is a cross-platform image editor available for GNU/Linux, OS X, Windows and more operating systems. It is free software, you can change its source code and distribute your changes.

Whether you are a graphic designer, photographer, illustrator, or scientist, GIMP provides you with sophisticated tools to get your job done. You can further enhance your productivity with GIMP thanks to many customization options and 3rd party plugins.

Download GIMP



PSD viewer is fast, small and compact freeware image viewer supported by all versions of Windows. With this viewer you can easily convert and save opened image in other file formats as JPEG, Bitmap, GIF, PNG and other extensions. Dispute converting in other file formats, PSD viewer supports resizing of PSD images, enlarge or reduce, without losing any quality.

PSD Viewer have a very user-friendly interface, so any user, no matter if is beginner or advance can use it without a problem and can open, zoom, rotate, resize, convert and save .psd images to other formats.



Google Drive

Yes, Google drive does the basic job for you if you just want to view the PSD file. You just need to upload your PSD to your drive and then double click it.

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