.PIX File Extension

Alias Systems
File Type:
Alias PIX Image

Having trouble opening .pix extension? Don't panic! This page explains what pix files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open pix files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a PIX file?

Pix file extension has Alias PIX Image file type, developed by Alias Systems, which is associated with the "raster image files" category.

These are bitmap images in the proprietary PIX format. Each PIX file has a header followed by encoded in packets pixels. The format was originally developed for the Alias 3D software products like PowerAnimater. Today it is rather rare.  

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

pix file icon
Alias Systems
File Type:
Alias PIX Image
Raster Image Files

How to open PIX file?

Double click the pix file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .pix extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the pix extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the pix file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open PIX files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the pix file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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