R8 File Type- The quick facts
What are R8 files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a R8 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 R8 file?
A .R8 file is a Cubicomp PictureMaker red channel image data file. Through our analysis of R8 files, we know that one use of the format is Cubicomp PictureMaker red channel image data. 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 R8 files
Important: Different programs may use files with the R8 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your R8 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
Last updated: December 12, 2010
Suggest another file format using extension R8
While we know of one file format using the .R8 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 .R8 file.