What is a .TNY File And How To Open It – Atari (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .tny 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 .tny file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .TNY file?

The .TNY file extension is from Atari Tiny Image. This file extension belongs to the developer Atari. This raster related file is in binary format.

What to know

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

How to open a .TNY file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .TNY file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .tny file on Windows 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. The other software that you can use is XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TNY 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, 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”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TNY file on Mac

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

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: Finding your .TNY 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 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. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .TNY file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .tny file on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .TNY 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .TNY file?

If you cannot open the .TNY file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TNY file.toast – Roxio, .toc – PSP Audio File, .toc – QUALCOMM, .toc – Brasero, .toc – Blizzard Entertainment. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

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