PCX file converter How to convert PCX file?

What is PCX file?


A .PCX file is a paintbrush bitmap image file that can be opened in Paintbrush or Adobe Photoshop. The .PCX file extension was originally designed for the Paintbrush program created by Smile-Bit Software. A PCX file is a bitmap image format, which stores a single image in a single-layer format with a palette of 256 colors. PCX files can be opened in other programs such as Paintbrush or Adobe Photoshop.

PCX Format details


Full Name Paintbrush Bitmap Image Format
Developer ZSoft
Category Raster Image Files

Software, that convert PCX files


The easiest way to convert a PCX file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle PCX files. Open your PCX file with one of them and save in another file format.


PCX Converters

  • XnView
  • IrfanView
  • FastStone Image Viewer
  • ACDSee Photo Manager
  • Ability Photopaint
  • Artweaver
  • 6 PCX converters

PCX conversions