The BITMAP file extension is related to X Window System that uses it for bitmap picture images.

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Software that works with bitmap file extension

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BITMAP file - X Window System bitmap image file

What is bitmap file? How to open bitmap files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The BITMAP file extension is associated with the X Window System a computer software system and network protocol that provides a basis for graphical user interfaces (GUIs) and rich input device capability for networked computers. The .bitmap file stores picture image.

It is viewable in XnView pictures management and editing software.

Help how to open BITMAP files:

Use XnView to view .bitmap picture image files.

How to convert file with extension BITMAP:

As far as we know, this .bitmap file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .bitmap 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 bitmap file, edit bitmap file, convert bitmap file, view bitmap file, play bitmap file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • View bitmap file

bitmap file viewer - programs that view bitmap file - X Window System bitmap image file

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


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