ACDSee 15.1 build 197 Release Notes

RAW Support for Cameras

  • Panasonic DMC-G5
  • Panasonic DMC-LX7
  • Panasonic DMC-GF5
  • Panasonic DMC-FZ200
  • Sony Alpha SLT-A37
  • Sony Alpha NEX-F3
  • Sony DSC-RX100
  • Samsung NX1000
  • Nikon 1 J2
  • Nikon D3200
  • Nikon P7700
  • Canon EOS-1D X
  • Canon EOS 650D/Rebel T4i/Kiss X6i
  • Pentax K-30
  • Leica X2
  • Leica M Monochrom


  • Added support for MTS and M2TS video formats (Windows 8 only*)
  • Improved support for displaying EXIF maker notes in DNG files
  • Added support for compressed DNG RAW format


  • Brought back the option to delete images from source device during import
  • Brought back the option to confirm on file delete
  • Crash in Edit mode main menu when 's' key pressed
  • Crash with ID_Font plugin when decoding TTF files
  • Stability issue in Edit mode when using undo/redo in certain filters
  • Keyword tree in Organize tab of Properties Pane would be truncated after 2037 keywords
  • Image became pixelated in Exposure filter of Edit mode when turning off the Edit brush
  • Converting a native DNG file to TIFF would lose EXIF metadata
  • Preview in Edit mode Borders filter didn't always work correctly
  • Space bar wouldn't work in Edit mode Add Text filter if mouse was hovering over the image.

Known Issues

  • Content of iPhone and other WIA devices does not display correctly when browsed directly with ACDSee

Not Supported

  • ACDSee does not preserve the transparency in GIF and PNG files.
  • ACDSee does not preserve layers in PSD and TIFF files.
  • ACDSee does not preserve EXIF and IPTC metadata when a PSD file is edited.

More Information

For information about ACDSee 15 and to access additional resources, please visit the Product Support and Resource page online. Additional information and resources include:

  • software updates
  • supported file formats
  • supported camera RAW formats
  • community site, including peer-to-peer product forums
  • ACDSee knowledge base
  • support

* Run the Tools | File Associations | Register New Extensions... command to register ACDSee as being able to handle the new file types.