Files with ome file extension can be found as special microscope images saved in OMERO software from University of Dundee & Open Microscopy Environment.

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Software that open ome file

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What is ome file? How to open ome files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The ome file extension is mainly related to OMERO, a tool for Windows, Apple Mac and Linux that allows scientists to import, organize, view, analyze and export images and data captured by microscopes.

The ome file stores data for biological imaging in XML schema includes image parameters, such as XYZ dimensions and pixels type, as well as extensive metadata on, for example, image acquisition, annotation, and regions of interest (ROIs).

The default software associated to open ome file:

OMERO icon

OMERO  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
University of Dundee & Open Microscopy Environment

OMERO is allows users to store images in a secure central repository. You can view, organize, analyze and share your data from anywhere you have internet access. Work with your images from a desktop app (Windows, Mac or Linux), from the web or from 3rd party software.

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Bio-Formats  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
University of Dundee & Open Microscopy Environment

A software tool that allows users reading and writing image data using standardized, open formats.

Bio-Formats is a community driven project with a standardized application interface that supports open source analysis programs like ImageJ, CellProfiler and Icy, informatics solutions like OMERO and the JCB DataViewer, and commercial programs like Matlab.

Help how to open:

Use OMERO or similar microscope image handling programs to open *.ome image files.

How to convert:

Omero is able to export *.ome files to another graphics file formats.

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

Software that open ome file - Open Microscopy Environment OME image

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


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