How to open XPM files

Did your computer fail to open a XPM file? We explain what XPM files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a XPM file?

The XPM file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the XPM file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the XPM extension, which you can read more about below.

X PixMap bitmap

Through our analysis of XPM files, we know that one use of the format is X PixMap 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix XPM files

These apps are known to open certain types of XPM files. Since many different programs may use XPM files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific XPM file.

IrfanViewIrfanViewVerified
ImageMagickImageMagickVerified
ACDSeeACDSeeUser submitted
Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
ACDSee ProACDSee ProUser submitted
ACDSee ApplicationACDSee ApplicationUser submitted
ImagineImagineUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
MAGIX Photo ManagerMAGIX Photo ManagerUser submitted
Parallels Tools CenterParallels Tools CenterUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with XPM-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with XPM-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!