Batch Image Converter Converseen 0.9.7 Released (How to Install)

August 7, 2018

converseen batch image resizer

Converseen, an open-source batch image converting and resizing software, reached 0.9.7 release. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 16.04.

Converseen is written in C++ with Qt5 libraries. Thanks to Magick++ it supports more than 100 image formats.

With converseen, you can:

  • Carry out a single or a multiple conversion.
  • Resize one or multiple images.
  • Compress images for your web pages.

Converseen 0.9.5

How to Install Converseen 0.9.7 in Ubuntu:

The latest version 0.9.7 was released yesterday with translation updates, various bug-fixes. To install it in Ubuntu 18.04 and/or Ubuntu 16.04, do:

1. Open terminal by either pressing Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard or searching for “terminal” from software launcher. When it opens, run command to add PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntuhandbook1/apps

Type your password (no asterisks feedback due to security reason) when it prompts and hit Enter.

2. Then upgrade Converseen via Software Updater:

upgrade converseen

or install the image converter / resizer via commands:

sudo apt update

sudo apt install converseen

Uninstall:

To remove Converseen image converter and resizer, run command in terminal:

sudo apt remove --autoremove converseen

To remove the PPA you added in step 1, launch Software & Updates and navigate to Other Software tab.

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