"It's a great pragmatic solution that delivers real results."

The Marketing Store, Steve Dennis


"Our teams and our partners have access to this 24/7 so they can now download what they need at any time. It saves days and shipping fees, customs problems, everything."

Young & Rubicam, Kathy Dzielak


"In one department alone, where we just catalog images, we will save 4,000 man hours by next year."

Macy's, Shani Schechter


"It's probably one of the best moves we made, buying WebNative. It's one of those things, that if I could, I would keep it a secret from our competitors."

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Supported File Formats
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Xinet® Suite automatically generates web previews for virtually any professional still image, document or video file. Including many RAW file formats not listed here, WebNative Suite previews more than 80 image file formats. The below file formats are supported as of Xinet 17.03.

WebNative Suite

Web previews are automatically generated any time an asset is copied to a WebNative Suite volume. Files can be stored and accessed on the WebNative Suite server via a mounted AFP, SMB/CIFS volume (share). Alternately, files can be uploaded through a standard web browser while logged into the WebNative Suite server or via the Xinet desktop Uploader application.

Prepress Formats
The WebNative Suite server can directly read the following file formats and generate a web preview:

  • Adobe Illustrator Native Document format and many Illustrator files created prior to CS Suite
  • Alias PIX
  • ArtP (ArtPRO CTs)
  • BARCO CT and LW 
  • BMP
  • Contex CT
  • Contex (formerly Alias) Eclipse TILE
  • Crosfield Studio 9000
  • DALiM CT (with support for masks) 
  • DALiM LW 
  • DCS 1.0 and 2.0
  • DPX 
  • EPSP (Encapsulated PostScript with PC preview)
  • Eskofot EskoScan
  • GIF (Compuserve Graphics Interchange Format 
  • PDF
  • Photo CD 
  • Photoshop native 
  • PNG 
  • PSB (Photoshop Large Document Format) 
  • RAS (Sun Raster File)
  • Raw camera formats
  • Scitex CT and LW (also MaskCutter) 
  • SGI RGB (SGI Image Library) 
  • TIFF specification version 6.0 (1 bit, 8 bit Palette Color or Greyscale, Intel format, RGB, RGB with mask, CMYK, CMYK with mask; with packbits and lzw compression support) 
  • TILE (Alias Eclipse Tile)
  • X Window Dump File 

  • Microsoft Office Documents

    To generate web previews for Microsoft Office documents (Word, Excel and Powerpoint), Open Office is used by the WebNative Suite server.

    QuarkXPress and Adobe InDesign Documents

    Web previews are generated during normal document-save for InDesign and QuarkXpress files, by Xinet authored plug-ins.

    Video File Formats

    Web previews are automatically generated for the following movie file types:

  • R3D (REDCODE Raw)
  • The following file types can also automatically generate streamable proxy versions:

  • 3GP/3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project)
  • 3GP2/3GPP2 (3rd Generation Partnership Project 2)
  • ASF (Advanced Systems Format)
  • AVI (Audio Video Interleave)
  • DV (Digital Video)
  • FLV (Flash Video)
  • M4V (Apple iTunes Video)
  • M4VP (Apple iPhone .M4V)
  • MKV (Matroska Multimedia Container)
  • MOV (QuickTime multimedia container file)
  • MP4 (Moving Picture Experts Group-4)
  • MPEG, MPG (Moving Picture Experts Group)
  • MTS (Multiplexed MPEG-­‐2 transport stream Container)
  • MXF (Material Exchange Format)
  • OGV/OGG (Xiph.Org Container Format)
  • ProRes 422/4444 (Apple ProRes)
  • TS (MPEG transport stream / MPEG-­‐2 Part 1) WEBM (Media File Format)
  • ProRes 422 (Apple ProRes)
  • SWF (Shockwave Flash files)
  • VOB (Video Object)
  • WMV (Windows Media Video)

  • Audio Files

    Audio files with imbedded image previews will have those previews extracted and displayed for the following filetypes:

  • ASF (Advanced Systems Format)
  • FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec)
  • MP2 (MPEG-­‐1/MPEG-­‐2 Audio Layer II) MP4/MPG4
  • (MPEG-­‐4 Part 14) [DRM-­‐free] OGA (Xiph.Org Container Format)
  • RIFF (Resource Interchange File Format)
  • The following file types can also be streamed in native format:

  • AIFF/AIF/AIFC (Audio Interchange File Format)
  • AU (Simple Audio Format)
  • M4A/M4B (Audiobook and Podcast)
  • RA (Real Audio)
  • WAV (Waveforem Audio File Format)
  • The following file types will also have any embedded image previews extracted for display:

  • MP3 (MPEG-­‐1/MPEG-­‐2 Audio Layer III)
  • Computer-aided Design (CAD) File Formats

    Previews are generated for the following two and three dimensional data files:

  • DGN (V7 & V8)
  • DWG
  • DXF
  • BDXF

  • HTML Files

    Previews are generated for HTML files with the following file extensions, and also for rotating images on banner ads within websites:

  • HTM
  • HTML
  • MHT
  • URL
  • WebArchive