Files with pcx file extension can be commonly found as bitmap pictures saved in old Paintbrush program. Can be opened in most modern graphic editors.

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Software that open pcx file

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PCX file extension - Paintbrush bitmap image

What is pcx file? How to open pcx files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

Dangerous and malicious file type icon Dangerous and malicious file type

pcx file icon: pcx filetype icon

The pcx file extension is commonly used for bitmap image format created originally in Paintbrush program.

This format is supported by most optical scanners, fax programs, and desktop publishing systems.

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Updated: April 4, 2024

Help how to open:

Use any graphics viewer/editor to open *.pcx files.

How to convert:

PCX format can be saved to another bitmap format in almost any current graphic editor.

Find conversions from pcx file:

pcx to bmp

pcx to emz

pcx to epf

pcx to jpeg

pcx to jpg

pcx to odg

pcx to pdf

Find converter to pcx file type:

emz to pcx

eps to pcx

jpg to pcx

nef to pcx

odg to pcx

psb to pcx

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

Software that open pcx file - Paintbrush bitmap image

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

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