How to open a file with .bmp extension?

File Type : Image file type
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .bmp file

Searching for the right program to open .bmp files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .bmp file extension?

BMP files: The BMP file type is chiefly connected with 'Windows OS/2 Bitmap Graphics'. It is an uncompressed raster image containing a rectangular grid of pixels. The file contains a file header (bitmap identifier, file size, width, height, color options, and bitmap data starting point) and bitmap pixels, each with a different color.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open bmpfiles:

  • ACD Systems ACDSee 17
  • ACD Systems Canvas 15
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 12
  • Corel PaintShop Pro X7
  • Microsoft Paint
  • Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X7
  • Microsoft Windows Photos
  • Other image viewer
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 13
  • Nuance OmniPage Ultimate
  • Nuance PaperPort 14
  • Roxio Creator NXT Pro 3
  • ACD Systems ACDSee 2
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 12
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Other image viewer
  • Apple Preview
  • Roxio Toast 12
  • MacPhun ColorStrokes
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 13
  • Apple Photos
  • Run with an IBM or Apache server with BSF support