PBM File Type

- The quick facts

What are PBM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PBM 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 PBM file?

A .PBM file is a Portable BitMap file.

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 PBM files

We have identified 2 PBM openers that are compatible with this specific type of PBM file.

Programs that open Portable BitMap files

Bitberry File OpenerBitberry File OpenerVerified
ACDSeeACDSeeVerified

Last updated: March 16, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Pixillion Image ConverterPixillion Image ConverterUser submitted
Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
PhotoPad Image EditorPhotoPad Image EditorUser submitted
Corel PaintShop ProCorel PaintShop ProUser submitted
HoneyviewHoneyviewUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Ulead Photo ExplorerUlead Photo ExplorerUser submitted
GIMPGIMPUser submitted
Ulead Instant ViewerUlead Instant ViewerUser submitted

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