Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .img

5 extension(s) and 2 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

CloneCD Image

CloneCD IMG file, the main channel data of all tracks of the CD.
Detailed description not available
Category: Disk Image files
Application: CloneCD
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
Related extensions:
CDRWIN Binary Data File
WinImage Disk Image
ISO 9660 Cd-Rom Disk Image
CDRWIN Cue Sheet File
Direct Access Archive
CloneCD Image Information
CloneCD Sub Channel Data
Alcohol 120% CD Image Descriptor
Alcohol 120% CD Image
.img
Magellan eXplorist Map Image .img file icon

Magellan eXplorist Map Image

IMG file is a Magellan eXplorist Map Image. Magellan eXplorist is a handheld GPS receiver unit.
Category: Data files
Application: Magellan MapSend
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
imi, mgi
Links:
-
Related extensions:
GPS Exchange Format Data
Garmin MapSource Document
OziExplorer Route Data
GisRussa Map
Holux GM-101 Tracklog
Garmin Point of Interest Data
TopoGrafix Location Data
Digital Chart of the World Data
ER Mapper World Data
.img
ADEX Corporation Bitmap .img file icon

ADEX Corporation Bitmap

IMG file is an ADEX Corporation Bitmap.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
rle
Links:
-
Related extensions:
-
.img
OpenMap Raster Geo Data .img file icon

OpenMap Raster Geo Data

IMG file is an OpenMap Raster Geo Data. OpenMap is an Open Source JavaBeans-based programmer's toolkit. Using OpenMap, you can quickly build applications and applets that access data from legacy databases and applications.
Detailed description not available
Category: GIS files
Application: OpenMap
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
OpenMap Quality Data
OpenMap General Information Data
OpenMap Geo Reference Data
OpenMap Source Data
.img
ZX Spectrum Gigascreen Bitmap .img file icon

ZX Spectrum Gigascreen Bitmap

IMG file is a ZX Spectrum Gigascreen Bitmap. The ZX Spectrum is a home computer created by Sinclair Research Ltd in U.K. in 1982.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: Recoil
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
ZX Spectrum Speccy eXtended Graphics Bitmap
ZX81 ZXpaintyONE Bitmap
MSX2 Dynamic Publisher Image
MSX2 Dynamic Publisher Stamp
ZX Spectrum Stellar Bitmap
MSX MIG Image
ZX81 ZXPaintyONE v2.0 Bitmap
ZX Spectrum ZX-Paintbrush Bitmap
.vic
VICAR Image .vic file icon

VICAR Image

VIC file is a VICAR Image. VICAR (Video Image Communication and Retrieval) is a collection of image processing programs supported by the Multimission Image Processing Laboratory (MIPL) at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), for use in manipulating and analyzing spacecraft images.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/vicar
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
img, vicar
Links:
-
Related extensions:
-
.msk
BIAS Fringe Processor Image .msk file icon

BIAS Fringe Processor Image

MSK file is a BIAS Fringe Processor Image. The Fringe Processor is a software-tool for fringe evaluation and scientific image processing. It is used for education, research and development, in universities as well as in the industry.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: Fringe Processor
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
flt, img, raw
Links:
Related extensions:
-

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Windows USMT Backup Archive
MSX MIG Image
iSpy Event Data
Laservision Graphic
IMNET Image
IncrediMail Letter File
GFI Backup Hard Disk Image
Indigo Material Data
CryENGINE Locomotion Manager Group Animation

The .img filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

mig (22), ig (1), lmg (1), jmg (1), imy (1), imt (1), imn (1), imf (1), ilg (1), omg (1), igm (1), mg (1), kmg (1), ing (1), imv (1)

Can't open a .img file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.img

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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