A pal file extension is related to the color palette files used by various applications and computer games.

There are 5 other file types using
the PAL file extension!

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empty icon.pal - Rise of Nations campaign media

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PAL file extension - Color palette

What is pal file? How to open pal files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

The pal file extension is generally used for files that contain saved color palettes.  In computer graphics, a palette is usually a finite set of colors for the management of digital images.

The pal file in most cases is a simple text file that contains RGB data about individual colors.

These pal files are usually used by graphic or photo editors, as well some older games and other programs.

The default software associated to open pal file:

Corel PaintShop Pro icon

Corel Corporation logoCorel PaintShop Pro  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

Corel PaintShop Pro is digital photo editor and manager for Microsoft Windows. You can retouch photos, create compositions and share it with other people on Internet. It allows users to edit various RAW image formats and screen recording.

Corel Painter icon

Corel Corporation logoCorel Painter  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

Corel Painter is a raster graphic editor and illustrator that combines inventive drawing tools, Natural-Media brushes, image cloning capabilities and virtually unlimited customization options to one truly powerful digital art application.

Corel Painter for Mac icon

Corel Corporation logoCorel Painter for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

Corel Painter for Mac is a raster-based digital art application created to simulate as accurately as possible the appearance and behavior of traditional media associated with drawing, painting, and printmaking. Latest version is 2015.

Help how to open:

Use compatible app to work with color palette files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with pal file - Color palette

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use pal file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open pal file actions.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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