Files with jxr extension can be found as images in a special bitmap format called JPEG XR developed by Microsoft. 48-bit support, both lossy and lossless compression available.

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Software that open jxr file

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JXR file extension - JPEG XR image

What is jxr file? How to open jxr files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

File extension jxr is generally used for images stored in the JPEG XR file format (also known as JPEG eXtended Range). It was developed by Microsoft for its media software. The format supports deep color images with 48-bit RGB. Its used for a high-resolution professional image editing.

The JXR file format was designed to offer better compression rate and better color accuracy than standard JPG files. Both lossless and lossy compressions are supported.

The default software associated to open jxr file:

Windows Live Photo Gallery icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Live Photo Gallery  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Windows Live Photo Gallery is photo management software and photo editor that is able to create stunning panoramas, movies, slide shows, and more. Final projects can be shared on Facebook and Flickr.

Help how to open:

Several graphics editors support JPEG XR format and can work it.

How to convert:

It should be possible to export or convert .jxr images to other image formats, but this might compromise the quality of the original tool.

Find conversions from jxr file:

jxr to jpeg

jxr to jpg

jxr to png

Find converter to jxr file type:

jpg to jxr

png to jxr

List of software applications associated to the .jxr 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 jxr file, edit jxr file, convert jxr file, view jxr file, play jxr 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 jxr files.

Software that open jxr file - JPEG XR image

Programs supporting the exension jxr on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open jxr file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with jxr file by default:
Windows Live Photo Gallery small icon Windows Live Photo Gallery
Other suggested software:
Adobe Photoshop small icon Adobe Photoshop
Affinity Photo for Windows small icon Affinity Photo for Windows

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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