ORA File Type

- The quick facts

What are ORA files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ORA 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 ORA file?

An .ORA file is an OpenRaster bitmap file. Through our analysis of ORA files, we know that one use of the format is OpenRaster bitmap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open ORA files

Important: Different programs may use files with the ORA file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ORA 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 ORA openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: October 5, 2021

Suggest another file format using extension ORA

While we know of one file format using the .ORA file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .ORA file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

MyPaintMyPaintUser submitted
KritaKritaUser submitted
DrawPile clientDrawPile clientUser submitted
Notepad++Notepad++User submitted
UltraEditUltraEditUser submitted
TextPadTextPadUser submitted
EditPlusEditPlusUser submitted
LazPaintLazPaintUser submitted
GWD Text EditorGWD Text EditorUser submitted
OrdidacOrdidacUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with ORA-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with ORA-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!