BRUSHLIBRARY file format description

Many people share .brushlibrary files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .brushlibrary file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .brushlibrary files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.brushlibrary - Corel Painter Brush Library

The BRUSHLIBRARY data files are related to Corel Painter. The BRUSHLIBRARY file is a Corel Painter Brush Library. Corel Painter is a raster-based digital art application created to simulate as accurately as possible the appearance and behavior of traditional media associated with drawing, painting, and printmaking.

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

Can't open a .brushlibrary 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 currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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