Ulead Photo Explorer is a program that enables users to manage their photo and video files. This program is used to view the thumbnails of photos and preview video files. Ulead Photo Explorer can be used to preview photos from various sources such as the computer’s hard drive, an archive file, a USB flash drive, or an optical disc such as a CD or a DVD. This program supports different image file formats such as JPEG, JPEG 2000, EXIF, TIFF, GIF, BMP, and PNG. Users can use this program to view photos and videos as well as the file properties like the file name, file format, and file size. The program also has features that allow users to change the way they would want to view the photos. Ulead Photo Explorer allows small icon view, calendar view, and views according to the photo category. In addition to view functions, Ulead Photo Explorer has built in editing tools that allow users to perform various editing tasks such as flip, rotate, crop, auto level, change color scheme, brightness, contrast, saturation, modify hue and focus, set tone, remove red eye effect, and view histogram. Ulead Photo Explorer also contains special effects filters such as oil paint, watercolor, wind, ripple, charcoal, and noise.
Ulead Photo Explorer has a simple interface that is divided into four parts. The first part is the toolbar on the top portion of the window. This section contains various editing and command tools used to edit and perform actions on photos. Below the toolbar on the left side is the file directory tree where users can browse and locate their image files to be imported in the program. The next section is the preview panel, which allows users to preview their image files. This section contains viewing tools that allow users to zoom in and out of the photo and to rotate the photo. The last section is the thumbnail display section on the right center portion. This area is where the image thumbnails are displayed along with the file information.