CPT File

What are CPT files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CPT file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a CPT file?

CPT files have multiple uses, and Corel PHOTO-PAINT Bitmap Image is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Corel PHOTO-PAINT Bitmap Image

Files that contain the .cpt file extension are most commonly associated with the Corel PHOTO-PAINT image editing application. Corel PHOTO-PAINT is a part of the CorelDraw suite of software applications.

The CPT files that are used by this application store bitmap images that have been created with the application. These files are bitmap pictures or graphics files that contain editable layers.

The PHOTO-PAINT software can be used to touch up photographs and then export the images into more popular image formats such as the PNG, BMP, and JPG file formats.

How to open CPT files

We have identified one CPT opener that is compatible with this specific type of CPT file.

Programs that open Corel PHOTO-PAINT Bitmap Image files

Last updated: December 10, 2022

All known file formats using extension .CPT

While Corel PHOTO-PAINT Bitmap Image is a popular type of CPT-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .CPT file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Mac Compact Pro Archive File

We know that one CPT format is Mac Compact Pro Archive File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

CPT opener for Windows

We have identified one CPT opener that is compatible with this specific type of CPT file.

More file formats using the CPT extension

Through our research of CPT files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • DTS Compact Audio File

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of CPT files. Remember, different programs may use CPT files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

CorelDRAW Graphics SuiteCorelDRAW Graphics SuiteUser submitted
CorelDRAW Essential EditionCorelDRAW Essential EditionUser submitted
CorelDRAWCorelDRAWUser submitted
PosterArtist LitePosterArtist LiteUser submitted
Chord PickoutChord PickoutUser submitted
DaViewDaViewUser submitted
Adobe CaptivateAdobe CaptivateUser submitted
IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
ThumbsPlusThumbsPlusUser submitted
RAM ConceptRAM ConceptUser submitted

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