Supported file formats in IrfanView

Extension Format Name Read Save
       
Graphic formats:      
ANI, CUR Animated Cursor
X
 
AWD* Artweaver format
X
 
B3D* BodyPaint 3D format
X
 
BMP, DIB Windows Bitmap
X
X
CAM* Casio digital camera format (JPG version only)
X
 
CLP Windows Clipboard
X
 
CPT CorelDraw Photopaint format (CPT version 6 only)
X
 
CRW/CR2* Canon RAW format
X
 
DCM/ACR/IMA* Dicom/ACR/IMA file format for medical images
X
 
DCX Multipage PCX format
X
 
DDS* Direct Draw Surface format
X
 
DJVU, IW44* DjVu File Format
X
 
DXF* Drawing Interchange Format, CAD format
X
 
DXF, DWG, HPGL, CGM, SVG* CAD Formats (Shareware PlugIns)
X
 
ECW* Enhanced Compressed Wavelet
X
X
EMF Enhanced Metafile Format
X
X
EPS, PS, PDF, AI* PostScript Formats (Ghostscript required)
X
 
EXR* EXR format
X
X
FITS* Flexible Image Transport System
X
 
FPX* FlashPix format
X
 
FSH* EA Sports FSH format
X
G3* Group 3 Facsimile Apparatus format
X
 
GIF Graphics Interchange Format
X
X
HDR* High Dynamic Range format
X
 
HDP, JXR, WDP* JPEG-XR/Microsoft HD Photo format
X
 
ICL, EXE, DLL Icon Library formats
X
 
ICO Windows Icon
X
X
ICS* Image Cytometry Standard format
X
 
IFF, LBM* Interchange File Format
X
 
IMG* GEM Raster format
X
 
JP2, JPC, J2K* JPEG 2000 format
X
X
JPG, JPEG Joint Photographic Experts Group
X
X
JLS* JPEG-LS, JPEG Lossless
X
X
JPM* JPEG2000/Part6, LuraDocument.jpm
X
X
KDC* Kodak digital camera format
X
 
Mac PICT, QTIF* Macintosh PICT format (Apple Quicktime required)
X
 
MNG, JNG* Multiple Network Graphics
X
 
MRC* MRC format
X
 
MrSID, SID* LizardTech's SID Wavelet format
X
 
DNG, EEF, NEF, MRW, ORF, RAF, DCR, SRF/ARW, PEF, X3F, RW2, NRW* Digital camera RAW formats (Adobe, Epson, Nikon, Minolta, Olympus, Fuji, Kodak, Sony, Pentax, Sigma)
X
 
PBM Portable Bitmap format
X
X
PCD Kodak Photo CD
X
 
PCX PC Paintbrush format from ZSoft Corporation
X
X
PDF* Portable Document format
X
X
PDN* Paint.NET file format
X
 
PGM Portable Greymap format
X
X
PNG Portable Network Graphics
X
X
PPM Portable Pixelmap format
X
X
PSD Adobe PhotoShop format
X
 
PSP* Paint Shop Pro format
X
 
PVR* DreamCast Texture format
X
 
RAS, SUN* Sun Raster format
X
 
RAW, YUV* Raw (binary) data
X
 
RLE* Utah RLE format
X
 
SFF* Structured Fax File
X
 
SFW* Seattle Film Works format
X
 
SGI, RGB* Silicon Graphics format
X
 
SIF* SIF format
X
 
SWF, FLV* Macromedia Flash format
X
 
TGA Truevision Advanced Raster Graphics Adapter (TARGA)
X
X
TIF, TIFF Tagged Image File Format
X
X
TTF* True Type Font
X
 
TXT Text (ASCII) File (as image)
X
 
VTF* Valve Texture format
X
 
WAD* WAD3 Game format
X
 
WAL* Quake 2 textures
X
 
WBC, WBZ* Webshots formats
X
 
WBMP* WAP Bitmap format
X
 
WebP* Weppy file format
X
X
WMF Windows Metafile Format
X
 
WSQ* Wavelet Scaler Quantization format
X
 
XBM* X11 Bitmap
X
 
XCF* GIMP file format
X
 
XPM* X11 Pixmap
X
 
old formats* Amiga, Atari, C64, ZX Spectrum etc. formats
X
 
       
Video/Audio:      
AIF Sound file, Audio Interchange Format
X
 
AU, SND Audio format used by Sun and NeXT machines
X
 
MED* MED/OctaMED sound format
X
 
MID Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI)
X
 
MP3* MPEG audio layer 3 format
X
 
OGG* OGG Vorbis sound format
X
 
RA* Real Audio sound format (Real Player required)
X
 
WAV Windows audio file
X
 
ASF Advanced Systems Format
X
 
AVI Audio Video Interleaved
X
 
MOV*, MP4* QuickTime Movie format (Apple Quicktime required)
X
 
MPG, MPEG Moving Pictures Experts Group format
X
 
WMA, WMV Windows Media Audio/Video format
X
 

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