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JPEG2000 file format description

Many people share .jpeg2000 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .jpeg2000 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .jpeg2000 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.jp2 - JPEG 2000 Bitmap Image

JP2 file is a JPEG 2000 Bitmap Image. JPEG 2000 is a wavelet-based image compression standard. It was created by the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG).

.jp2 file format description:
JP2 format
Graphic files
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jpeg2000, jpf, jpg2, jpx
JPEG 2000 Bitmap Image related links:
Graphics Converter Pro
JPEG 2000 Bitmap Image related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

Naturally, other applications may also use the .jpeg2000 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .jpeg2000 files. Be especially cautious with .jpeg2000 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .jpeg2000 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.

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