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LBM file format description

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

Graphic files
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ibm, ilbm
Deluxe Paint Bitmap 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 .lbm file extension. Even harmful programs can create .lbm files. Be especially cautious with .lbm files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .lbm 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.

The .lbm file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

blm, bm, ibm, lb, lbj, lbk, lbl, lfm, lgm, lhm, lm, lmb, lvm, mbm, obm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Deluxe Paint Bitmap
General Log
ARPA-MIT Language Model File

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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