A big file extension is related to the Michelin autoroute maps image file format.

There are 4 other file types using
the BIG file extension!

empty icon.big - Electronic Arts game resource package [common]

empty icon.big - Chinese text

empty icon.big - HomeWorld SGA archive

empty icon.big - Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time audio package

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BIG file extension - Michelin autoroute maps image

What is big file? How to open big files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

big file icon: big filetype icon

The big file extension is associated with the GPS navigation software developed by French tire manufacture called Michelin. The .big file contains map image.

It can be also viewed in the Xnview picture image editor and manager.

This big file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

Updated: December 19, 2018

The default software associated to open big file:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open:

These files can be opened in XnView.

How to convert:

Possibly can be exported to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .big file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open big file, edit big file, convert big file, view big file, play big file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

big file viewer - programs that view big file - Michelin autoroute maps image

Programs supporting the exension big on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about XnView MP for view big file action.

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