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

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Software that open bitmap file

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BITMAP file extension - X Window System bitmap image

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.

The default software associated to open bitmap 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:

Use XnView to view *.bitmap picture image files.

How to convert:

XnView is able to export *.bitmap files to other formats.

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 File-Extensions.org's database).

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

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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