The File Extensions Database


.PI6 File Extension

  • Developer by: Atari
  • Category: Raster Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PI6 file?

.PI6 is DEGAS Bitmap Image File

Bitmap graphic saved by DEGAS, an image-editing program for the Atari ST computer systems; contains a color image; can be opened using XnView, a cross-platform image viewing and conversion application.

Atari ST systems were developed in the late 1980s and early 1990s. The PI6 image format is rarely seen or used anymore.

Programs that open DEGAS Bitmap Image File
Windows
XnViewMP
Mac
XnViewMP
Linux
XnViewMP

How to solve problems with PI6 files

  • Associate the PI6 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any PI6 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.PI6 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the PI6 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 .PI6 is DEGAS Bitmap Image File. Because only the current version supports the latest PI6 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Atari manufacturer website after an available .PI6 is DEGAS Bitmap Image File update.
  • To make sure that your PI6 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.