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ILBM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.lbm - Deluxe Paint Bitmap

The LBM graphic files are related to XnView. LBM file is a Deluxe Paint Bitmap Image. The LBM image format was created for the Deluxe Paint. LBM files are saved using an IFF Bitmap header and IFF color map. Its native format is a subclass of IFF called PBM, and compresses its images as bytes using the PackBits compression type, giving a ratio of up to 1:10.

Application:
XnView
Category:
Graphic files
Mime-type:
image/lbm
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
ibm, ilbm
Deluxe Paint Bitmap related extensions:
.$s
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
.2bp
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
.2d
Amapi Image
.411
Sony Mavica Picture
.4bt
GoDot Image
.73i
TI-73 Bitmap

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

Can't open a .ilbm 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:

example.ilbm

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.

The .ilbm file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ibm, ilb, ilm, lbm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.lbm
Deluxe Paint Bitmap
.ilm
Opus Creator Multimedia File
.ilm
MotionTracking Illumination Correction Data
.ilb
Scream Tracker 2 Instrument Library
.ilb
Age of Wonders Image Library

Operating systems

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