The ultimate best NFO viewer, ever!

Current version: 1.3.0 (July 7th 2023)

This project is maintained by syndicode

iNFekt for Windows

A text viewer application that has been carefully designed around its main task: viewing and presenting NFO files. It comes with three different view modes (Rendered, Classic and Text Only), export functionality and lots of options! The GUI version works on Windows 10 and up. You can use previous iNFekt versions for Windows 2000, XP, 7. The CLI version is supported on Windows and Linux.

Key features



The previous version is available from the archive.

If you run into any trouble, please check the FAQ page first. Should your issue persist, or if you have any other problem or suggestion, please use the issue tracker.

Product Matrix

GPU accelerationShell integrationPluginsCommand line version
Installation package
32 bit portable optional (1)
64 bit portable optional (1) edition optional (1)

(1) Optional GPU support: GPU support will be activated if the operating system is Windows Vista or higher and the latest Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable is installed system-wide.


iNFekt is a native application written in C++. It uses the Cairo open source graphics libraries. Where available, rendering uses multi-core CPUs and is accelerated by GPU hardware.

iNFekt for Linux

The command line version is fully functional on Linux. There's also a basic GTK+ version in the source code repository. If you would like to work on improving it, please get in touch via GitHub.