What is a .PICTCLIPPING File And How To Open It – Apple (Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .pictclipping extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pictclipping file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .PICTCLIPPING file?

The file extension .PICTCLIPPING is from Picture Clipping File.This file extension belongs to the developer Apple. The format of this raster related file is binary.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .pictclipping file on 1 platform.

How to open a .PICTCLIPPING file?

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

How to open a .PICTCLIPPING file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .pictclipping file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Lemkesoft GraphicConverter software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Apple Finder and Lemkesoft GraphicConverter software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PICTCLIPPING file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

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

Still cannot open the .PICTCLIPPING file?

If you are still unable to open the .PICTCLIPPING file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PICTCLIPPING file.pid – Process ID File, .pid – Creative, .pids – Snap-on, .pie – Carl Kenner, .pif – Microsoft & IBM. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .PICTCLIPPING file with the Lemkesoft GraphicConverter, Apple Finder programs on Mac.