What is a .PI6 File And How To Open It – Atari (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .pi6 extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .pi6 file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .PI6 file?

The file extension .PI6 is DEGAS Bitmap Image File. The developer of this file extension is Atari. The file has the binary format, and it is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .pi6 file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .PI6 file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .PI6 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .PI6 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .pi6 file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PI6 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PI6 file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .pi6 file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PI6 file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .PI6 file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .pi6 file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .PI6 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .PI6 file?

If you cannot open the .PI6 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .PI6 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pic – Generic Picture File, .pic – Side Effects Software, .pic – Apple, .pic – John Bridges, .pickle – Python. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .PI6 file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.