Enhanced Compressed Wavelet image format (.ecw files) is generally used for satellite images and it is usually the format in which they are naturally saved. However, if you for some reason need your own pictures (like .png files) or maps in that particular format, you have to use some of the dedicated picture conversion programs with .ecw file support in order to convert png to ecw.
Convert Portable Network Graphic to Enhanced Compressed Wavelet image format.
We have found 2 software records in our database eligible for .png to .ecw file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert png to ecw on Windows
IrfanView is a freeware image viewer for Microsoft Windows with support for many graphic formats and easy to use user interface, first released in 1996. Since then it grew to a very popular software with millions of users that is available in almost 30 languages.
Convert from png file
|Yes, IrfanView supports png file conversion as a source file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
to ecw file
|Yes, IrfanView supports ecw file conversion as a target file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned png to ecw. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Multiplatform software - convert png to ecw on any platform
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).