Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .pgm

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Portable Graymap Image

PGM file is a Portable Graymap bitmap.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: NetPBM
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-portable-graymap
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Art Image
AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image
Windows Bitmap Image
CALS Compressed Bitmap
CorelDraw Drawing
Computer Graphics Metafile
Corel Photo-Paint Image
Windows Custom Cursor
Dr. Halo Bitmap Image
Akai MPC2500 Program .pgm file icon

Akai MPC2500 Program

PGM file is an Akai MPC2500 Program. Akai MPC2500 is a mid-range MPC (Music Production Controller) with 8 assignable outputs and CompactFlash storage.
Detailed description not available
Category: Audio files
Application: Akai MPC2500
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Akai MPC2500 Sampler Program
MAZ Sound VSampler 2 Library
MAZ Sound VSampler 3 Library
MAZ Sound VSampler 3 Soundbank
Akai MPC Software Progression Data
Akai MPC Software Project
Akai MPC Software Program
Akai MPC Software Project Archive
Akai MPC Software Pattern Data
Chromeleon Program .pgm file icon

Chromeleon Program

PGM file is a Chromeleon Program. Chromeleon is a Chromatography Data System that allows you to control chromatography instruments and evaluate, process, report, and backup data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Chromeleon
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Chromeleon Quantification Method
Chromeleon Device Driver
Chromeleon Device Driver Configuration
Chromeleon Channel Raw Data
Chromeleon Backup Archive
Chromeleon Report Definition
Chromeleon Workspace
Chromeleon Generic Driver Configuration
Chromeleon Audit Trail Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Autologic Bitmap Image
Linger Lingrapher Graph Parameter File
General Log
Ogg Media File
Portable Bitmap Image
Postscript Type1 Printer Font Metrics
C64 Printfox/Pagefox Document
PostgreSQL ECPG C Header File
PowerGREP Library

The .pgm filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gpm (1), pvm (1), prm (1), pmg (1), phm (1), pgl (1), pg (1), pbm (1), lgm (1), pym (1), gm (1), ptm (1), pnm (1), pm (1), pgn (1)

Can't open a .pgm file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pgm

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