Files with rle suffix are typically encountered by users as  raster images in one of the many formats that used this extension.

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RLE file extension - Raster image

What is rle file? How to open rle files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

File extension rle is traditionally used for one of the many raster (bitmap) image formats. These can be generally still open in program like XnView.

Of the most common incarnations of RLE format include:

  • Utah raster bitmap image - format developed by Spencer Thomas at the University of Utah Department of Computer Science. The first version appeared around 1983. 
  • ADEX Corporation Chromagraph series of graphics.
  • Intergraph image format

Help how to open RLE files:

Several graphics editors or specialized converters still support RLE format and should be able to conver the data.

How to convert file with extension RLE:

Raster files can be typically converted between different formats.

Find conversions from rle file:

rle to png

Find converter to rle file type:

epi to rle

List of software applications associated to the .rle file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open rle file, edit rle file, convert rle file, view rle file, play rle file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the rle files.

  • Open rle file
  • Save rle file
  • Edit rle file
  • View rle file
  • Convert rle file

Software that open rle file - Raster image

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