PAL File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open a PAL file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .PAL files.
What is a PAL file?
The .pal file extension is most commonly associated with color palette files used by a variety of software applications. The PAL files contain a palette of colors used by the programs. These files normally store RGB values and are used to alter the colors of an image being worked with in the associated application. Dr. Halo and Harvard Graphics both use the .pal extension for color palette files.
The .pal file extension is also used for Tree Professional Palm creator files, compressed files, Lotus Freelance files, Personal Ancestral files, ZX SPECTRUM emulator files and Rise of Nations campaign media files.
How to open PAL 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 PAL for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PAL openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension PAL
While we know of one file format using the .PAL 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 .PAL file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of PAL files. Remember, different programs may use PAL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.