The File Extensions Database

.BRUSHVARIANT File Extension

  • Developer by: Corel
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .BRUSHVARIANT file?

.BRUSHVARIANT is Painter Brush Variant File

Brush category file created and used by Corel Painter, a digital artwork application; contains settings that dictate what a brush looks like.

A brush variant determines the appearance of a brush, it can make the brush more opaque, larger in size, and more.

To export a BRUSHVARIANT file, select Brushes → Export → Brush.... Then, name the file, choose the save location, and click Save.

To import a BRUSHVARIANT file, select Brushes → Import → Brush..., choose the brush, and click Open.

Programs that open Painter Brush Variant File
Corel Painter 2019
Corel Painter 2019

How to solve problems with BRUSHVARIANT files

  • Associate the BRUSHVARIANT file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any BRUSHVARIANT file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.BRUSHVARIANT files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the BRUSHVARIANT file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .BRUSHVARIANT is Painter Brush Variant File. Because only the current version supports the latest BRUSHVARIANT file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Corel manufacturer website after an available .BRUSHVARIANT is Painter Brush Variant File update.
  • To make sure that your BRUSHVARIANT file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.