Show NFO Files

NFO File Viewer

NFO File Viewer

Introduction of Tool:

The Show NFO Files Viewer tool is a web-based tool designed to view NFO files conveniently in a browser. It renders ANSI art and text styling found within NFO files, allowing users to visualize them without the need for specialized software.

Steps to Use:

  1. Input NFO Content: Paste the content of your NFO file into the textarea provided.
  2. Click “Render”: Click the “Render” button to display the NFO content on the canvas.
  3. Clear Canvas: Use the “Clear” button to remove both the input and rendered NFO content from the canvas.


  • Rendering NFO Content: The tool parses ANSI escape codes within the NFO content and converts them into styled HTML elements for rendering.
  • Support for ANSI Escape Codes: Various ANSI escape codes for text styling, such as bold and color, are supported and converted into corresponding CSS styles.
  • Real-Time Rendering: NFO content is rendered in real-time as soon as the “Render” button is clicked.

Benefits of Using this Tool:

  • Convenient Viewing: Easily view NFO files within your browser without the need for external applications.
  • Text Styling Support: ANSI escape codes for text styling are interpreted and displayed accurately, maintaining the original formatting of the NFO content.
  • Portable and Accessible: Access your NFO files from any device with a web browser, making it convenient for viewing on-the-go.


  • Q: Can I view NFO files with complex ANSI art? A: Yes, the tool supports rendering of complex ANSI art found in NFO files, including text styling and color codes.
  • Q: Are there any limitations on the size of NFO files that can be viewed? A: There’s no specific limit, but larger NFO files may require scrolling within the textarea or canvas to view the entire content.
  • Q: Can I customize the rendering of ANSI escape codes? A: Yes, you can modify the parseNFO function in the script to add support for additional ANSI escape codes or customize their rendering styles.