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PCX file

This page contains information on the PCX file extension (Paintbrush Bitmap Image file)

File extension.PCX
CategoryImage File
DescriptionPCX is mostly used in IBM PC-compatible systems. The most popular format version is 5th, VGA palette is supported in 3rd and later versions that do not support individually created palettes. The maximum size is 64k x 64k pixels. PCS supports RGB mode, indexed raster colors, grayscale colors, as well as alpha-channels. The depth of image in PCX can be 1, 4, 8 or 24 bit. Complex compression scheme actually can increase the file size and is not suitable for deep-pixel graphics.
Associated programsAdobe Photoshop
Microsoft Paint
Windows Picture and Fax Viewer
Developed byZSoft Corporation
MIME typeimage/x-pcx
Useful linksMore detailed information on PCX files

Convert PCX files

Using CoolUtils Online PCX Converter it is possible to convert PCX files to a variety of other formats:

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