File Extension Library

.CUT File Extension

  • Category: Raster Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CUT file?

.CUT file extension has been classified as Raster Image Files. The format of .CUT file is Binary

.CUT is Dr. Halo Bitmap Image File

Device-independent bitmap image file originally developed for Dr. Halo software but now supported by various other applications; supports 8 bits per pixel for a total of 256 colors; used for storing small bitmap images.

CUT files reference a color palette that is stored in a separate .PAL file. This allows users to change image colors without having to modify the original image file. Without a PAL file reference, CUT files display as grayscale images.

List of all softwares that can open the Dr. Halo Bitmap Image File
Corel PaintShop Pro 2019
Newera Graphics Converter Pro
CoolUtils Total Image Converter
Lemkesoft GraphicConverter

How to Open .CUT file on different platforms

Open .CUT File on Windows

  • Right-click a .CUT
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .CUT file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .CUT files" Press "Ok"

Open .CUT File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .CUT file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .CUT File on Linux

Right click on the .CUT file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .CUT File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .CUT file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .CUT File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .CUT files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .CUT files

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