File Extension Library


  • Developer by: Corel
  • Category: Misc Files

What are .BRUSHCATEGORY files and how to open them?

Can't open .BRUSHCATEGORY file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .BRUSHCATEGORY file.

What is a .BRUSHCATEGORY file extension?

.BRUSHCATEGORY file extension is created by Corel. .BRUSHCATEGORY has been classified as Misc Files.

.BRUSHCATEGORY is Painter Brush Category File

Brush category file created and used by Corel Painter, a digital artwork application; contains a collection of brush variants, which are specific brushes and brush settings.

An example of a category and its brush variants is the Markers category. It contains specific brushes, such as Fine Tip Marker, Leaky Marker, and Sharp Marker, each with their own settings to make them look differently.

To create a new brush category, select Brushes → New Brush Category..., name the category, and click OK.

To export a BRUSHCATEGORY file, select Brushes → Export → Category..., choose the category from the drop down menu, and click "OK." Then, name the file, choose the save location, and click Save.

To import a BRUSHCATEGORY file, select Brushes → Import → Category..., choose the category, and click Open.

List of all softwares that can open the Painter Brush Category File
Corel Painter 2019
Corel Painter 2019

How to fix problems with .BRUSHCATEGORY files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BRUSHCATEGORY files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BRUSHCATEGORY file format
  2. You need to check the .BRUSHCATEGORY file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)