PA3 File Type

- The quick facts

What are PA3 files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PA3 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 PA3 file?

PA3 files have multiple uses, and PabloPaint Packed Bitmap is one of them.

PabloPaint Packed Bitmap

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open PA3 files

Important: Different programs may use files with the PA3 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your PA3 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different PA3 openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

More file formats using the PA3 extension

Through our research of PA3 files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Parity Archive Volume Set (Par3)

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of PA3 files. Remember, different programs may use PA3 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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