Files with pxr file extension can be found as Pixar pictures. Raster graphics used by Pixar in 90s.

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Software that open pxr file

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PXR file extension - Pixar picture

What is pxr file? How to open pxr files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

pxr file icon: pxr filetype icon

The pxr file extension is related to an uncompressed raster image format used by Pixar workstations.

The pxr file stores image data in RGB or grayscale with 8 bits per channel. Developed in 1986 by Pixar and has been used for computer animation and medical imaging purposes.

The default software associated to open pxr file:

Adobe Photoshop for Mac icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Photoshop for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Photoshop for Mac is popular image editing application. It is able to create and compose images, edit photos and supports variety of image formats to open, export and convert.

The latest version, Photoshop CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Photoshop CS6.

Pixar logoPixar RenderMan  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:

RenderMan is a software and an application programming interface (API) for network distributed rendering of complex and potentially ray-traced 3D views. Used in film industry.

Help how to open:

Several graphics programs like XnView, or Adobe Photoshop can work with these *.pxr files.

How to convert:

Adobe Photoshop, perhaps with some plugin can maybe convert this file type.

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

pxr file viewer - programs that view pxr file - Pixar picture

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

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with pxr file by default:
Adobe Photoshop for Mac small icon Adobe Photoshop for Mac
Other suggested software:
Adobe Illustrator for Mac small icon Adobe Illustrator for Mac


Main software associated with pxr file by default:
Pixar RenderMan
Other suggested software:
XnView MP small icon XnView MP

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