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Details of extension .bitmap

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .bitmap file?
  • Which program can create the .bitmap file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .bitmap format?
  • What can convert .bitmap files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .bitmap extension?

0 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

X Bitmap Image .xbm file icon

X Bitmap Image

XBM file is an X Bitmap image. XBM is an image format used by the X Window System. It can be created and manipulated using any text editor, and can be included in a C language source file.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-xbitmap
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
bitmap, bm
Related extensions:
X Pixmap
PM Bitmap Image
X Window Dump
Autologic Bitmap Image
XImage Bitmap

Other types of files may also use the .bitmap file extension. If you have helpful information about .bitmap extension, write to us!

Can't open a .bitmap file?

If you want to open a .bitmap file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .bitmap association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bitmap

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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