Windows BitmapΒΆ

Extensions: .bmp

Developer: Microsoft and IBM


BSD-licensed: Yes

Export: No

Officially Supported Versions:

Reader: BMPReader (Source Code, Supported Metadata Fields)

Freely Available Software:

We currently have:

  • many BMP datasets

We would like to have:


Pixels: 4 - Very Good

Metadata: 2 - Fair

Openness: 2 - Fair

Presence: 5 - Outstanding

Utility: 1 - Poor

Additional Information

Compressed BMP files are currently not supported.