File extension PCX (.PCX) information

Windows cannot open PCX files?

If Windows is unable to open file extension .PCX you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a free registry scan.

Appropriate program:

The .PCX file extension identifies bitmap image files created by ZSoft Corporation's PC Paintbrush graphics software. This raster image file format is one of the earliest bitmap formats and so is now largely obsolete, having been replaced by the Windows .BMP format. However this file format continues to be used by certain scanning and fax programs.. Incorrect associations are the cause of many file extension errors. Scan your system to prevent, identify and repair PCX file extension association errors.


  • Performance: To optimize memory and CPU usage for PCX files run a free performance scan.
  • Stability: Fix PCX errors to make your system and applications more stable.
  • Drivers: Scan your PC for the outdated drivers which lead to system errors and slowdowns.

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