ITHMB File Type

- The quick facts

What are ITHMB files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ITHMB 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 an ITHMB file?

Files that contain the .ithmb extension are created by Apple. These files contain a collection of "thumbnail" images, which are smaller images that link to a larger image that is located on the device that the thumbnail image is stored on. ITHMB files are used by iPod devices that can display photographic images.

The iPod photo application can display up to 25 photo thumbnails at a time. When the thumbnail is clicked on, the full version of the image can be viewed. The ITHMB files contain all of the thumbnails in a single file, with each file containing 25 different thumbnail images.

How to open ITHMB files

Important: Different programs may use files with the ITHMB file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ITHMB file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different ITHMB openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 31, 2021

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

iTunesiTunesUser submitted
iThmb ConverteriThmb ConverterUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerUser submitted
Photo GalleryPhoto GalleryUser submitted
Adobe AcrobatAdobe AcrobatUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
Kingsoft OfficeKingsoft OfficeUser submitted
IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted

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