ART42 file format description

Many people often share .art42 files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .art42 files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .art42 files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .art42 files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .art42 file format.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.art42 - Bernina Explorations v1.x Project

The ART42 project files are related to Bernina Explorations. The ART42 file is a Bernina Explorations v1.x Project. Explorations is an embroidery design software for Microsoft Windows.

Bernina Explorations
Project files
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Bernina Explorations v1.x Project related extensions:
Honestech VHS to DVD Project
Sorenson Squeeze Project
Visitor Project File
Visual Studio Web Deployment Project
PowerDirector Mobile Project
BatchPhoto Project

Naturally, other applications may also use the .art42 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .art42 files. Be especially cautious with .art42 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .art42 file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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