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Shotwell 0.32.2 (snap) not importing HEIC files in fresh install of Ubuntu 23.10

I have installed a fresh Ubuntu 23.10 which is using kernel 6.5.0 I installed the Shotwell snap via App Center. When importing HEIC files it fails. The log doesn't give any reason for the failure. ...
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How can I quickly look through the images and videos within a folder

Is there an app that can allow me to preview photos and videos within a single folder? It does not necessarily have to be a "preview" it could simply open an app but I want to be able to ...
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Creating AVIF or HEIC images with transparency does not work with ImageMagick in 22.04

After upgrading to Ubuntu 22.04 I was pleasantly surprised that creating images with the new AVIF or HEIC formats was supported by default. It's a breeze. convert image.png image.avif convert image....
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How can I easily install kimageformat-plugins_5.90.0 from Jammy in Impish?

How can I easily install kimageformat-plugins_5.90.0 from Jammy in Kubuntu 21.10 which has kimageformat-plugins/impish,now 5.86.0? Kubuntu 21.10 isn't able to display HEIF/HEIC images from iPhone. ...
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How to display photo thumbnails of .heic file in Xfce?

I'm on Ubuntu 20.04 with Xfce desktop environment and the thumbnails of my .heic files are not showing. I can see the pictures in Image viewer, but not on the thumbnails and I'm bothered by that. I ...
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HEIF/HEIC support in Kubuntu 21.04

I upgraded from Kubuntu 20.10 to 21.04. According to the answer at Any app on Ubuntu to open and/or convert HEIF pictures (.HEIC, High Efficiency Image File Format)? support for HEIC/HEIF is a part of ...
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HEIF/HEIC Thumbnail issue

I have an issue with HEIC thumbnails. I can open heic files via the image viewer, however, I can't get the thumbnails showing. when I try installing heif-thumbnailer by running sudo apt-get install ...
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How to view .HEIC photos from iPhone IOS 11+ on Ubuntu?

Friends send me email with attachments containing .HEIC pictures from their iPhone. How can I easily view these pictures on Ubuntu?
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