How to Make Dolphin and Gwenview Support HEIF/HEIC Image Files on Fedora 39 KDE Plasma Spin

HEIF stands for the standard: High Efficiency Image Format; while HEIC is Apple‘s chosen file name extension.
On Fedora 39 KDE Plasma spin, its Dolphin file manager and Gwenview image viewer don’t support HEIF/HEIC image files. You can solve the problem easily.

a) Installing

Install a package named libheif-freeworld.
sudo dnf install libheif-freeworld

b) Refreshing

Refresh/reload/restart your Dolphin file manager or Gwenview image viewer or the software you want to take effect.

Abdullah As-Sadeed
Abdullah As-Sadeed

Prefers coding from scratch. Loves the Linux kernel.

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