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.