What is a .PISKEL File And How To Open It – Piskel (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .piskel extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .piskel file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PISKEL file?

The file extension .PISKEL comes from Piskel Sprite. The creator of this file extension is Piskel. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .piskel file on 4 platforms.

How to open a .PISKEL file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .PISKEL file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Piskel software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Piskel.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PISKEL file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Choose “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

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

How to open a .PISKEL file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Piskel software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Piskel.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PISKEL 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Piskel software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .PISKEL file on Linux

To open the .piskel file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .PISKEL 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: 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 Piskel software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

How to open a .PISKEL file in the Browser

The currently known web apps that can open this file are: Piskel. Just right click on the file and choose “Open With” on your OS.

Still cannot open the .PISKEL file?

If you are still unable to open the .PISKEL file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PISKEL file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pit – Samsung, .piv – Pivot, .pix – PCI Geomatics, .pix – BRL-CAD, .pix – Alias Systems. 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 .PISKEL file with the Piskel program on Windows, Piskel program on Mac, Piskel software on Linux and Piskel program in the Browser.