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Open BMP file extension

File Type: (Image file)

Compatible with (WinXP, Vista and Win7)

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File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system or your registry may be corrupt. You can either

Notes about the .BMP file extension:

.BMPBMP (Bitmap Image) file is a Raster Graphics Image file format and contains bitmap digital images. Images stored in BMP file can be of different levels of color depths per pixel. It depends on the number of bits per pixel available in the file header. File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system. Scan your system to identify and fix BMP file extension errors.

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Detailed information for file extension BMP :

Primary association: Windows OS/2 Bitmap Graphics

File classification: Graphic

Mime type: image/bmp, image/x-bmp, image/x-bitmap, image/x-xbitmap, image/x-win-bitmap, image/x-windows-bmp, image/ms-bmp, image/x-ms-bmp, application/bmp, application/x-bmp, application/x-win-bitmap

Identifying characters Hex: 42 4D , ASCII: BM

Program ID: ACDSee.BMP , bmpFile , CorelDRAW.Graphic.11 , EasyShare.bmp , EFXFileType , FotoCanvas2.BMP , GraphicsConverterPro.bmp , IrfanView.bmp , Paint.Picture , PaintShopPro8.Image , PhotoSuite.Image , SlowVi

Reference: BMP on Wikipedia , view more extensions

Related links: IrfanView ,The GIMP ,XnView

File type BMP's association with other applications are:

  • Award (AWBM BIOS Bitmap) by Phoenix Technologies LTD

    Award BIOS versions have the ability to display a full-screen boot logo instead of the usual POST screen. The logo itself is embedded in the BIOS image, and although its file name has the extension .BMP, it is not a BMP file - it's a simplistic format referred to AWBM. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 41 57 42 4D , ASCII: AWBM Related links: AWBM Tools

  • Infinity Game Engine (Palette Information) by BioWare Corp.

    Standard graphic file with only one pixel plus color info. This association is classified as Game.

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