What is a .TN1 File And How To Open It – Atari (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .tn1 extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? 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 .tn1 file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .TN1 file?

The .TN1 file extension stands for Tiny Low Resolution Image. This file extension was developed by Atari. This raster related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .tn1 file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .TN1 file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .TN1 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .TN1 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .tn1 file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is 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 .TN1 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: 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 XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TN1 file on Mac

The .tn1 file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TN1 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .TN1 file on Linux

The .tn1 file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .TN1 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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 Linux.

Still cannot open the .TN1 file?

If you cannot open the .TN1 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TN1 file.tn2 – Atari, .tn3 – Atari, .tne – CELSYS, .tnef – Microsoft, .tns – Texas Instruments. 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 .TN1 file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.