CUT File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a CUT file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .CUT files.

What is a CUT file?

The CUT file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the CUT file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the CUT file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about CUT files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open CUT files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension CUT for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 30 different CUT openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Free File ViewerFree File ViewerUser submitted
Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Corel PaintShop ProCorel PaintShop ProUser submitted
Cricut DesignStudioCricut DesignStudioUser submitted
Photomania DeluxePhotomania DeluxeUser submitted
ABViewerABViewerUser submitted
MAGIX Photo ManagerMAGIX Photo ManagerUser submitted
ImageMagickImageMagickUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo Commander FREEAshampoo Photo Commander FREEUser submitted
Systweak PhotoStudioSystweak PhotoStudioUser submitted
PagisPagisUser submitted
WinCDEmuWinCDEmuUser submitted
HanSeeHanSeeUser submitted
SlowViewSlowViewUser submitted
ZViewerZViewerUser submitted
MAGIX MP3 MakerMAGIX MP3 MakerUser submitted
Clan ApplicationClan ApplicationUser submitted
Vinyl SpoolerVinyl SpoolerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
Jasc Paint Shop ProJasc Paint Shop ProUser submitted
SMI Transfer ApplicationSMI Transfer ApplicationUser submitted
DIMIN ViewerDIMIN ViewerUser submitted
MAGIX MP3 Maker Download-VersionMAGIX MP3 Maker Download-VersionUser submitted
VinylMasterVinylMasterUser submitted
QuiviQuiviUser submitted
SView5SView5User submitted
eezPixeezPixUser submitted
Brennig'sBrennig'sUser submitted
Techsoft PixEditTechsoft PixEditUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!