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How to open a file with .jpg extension?
File type: Image file type
Compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP
Searching for the right program to open .jpg files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.
What is .jpg file extension?

JPG stands for Joint Photographic Experts Group. The JPEG file extension is used interchangeably with JPG. JPG files have 2 sub-formats, JPG/JFIF which is used on the World Wide Web and JPG/Exif which is used in digital cameras and photographic equipment. JPG and JPEG, both stand for Joint Photographic Experts Group. It is a compressed graphic format that supports upto 24-bit color, which makes JPG a great format for storing digital photos. However, JPEG uses a lossy compression. This might reduce the image quality. JPG images are commonly used for Web graphics and for storing photos taken with digital cameras.


Windows Desktop Software that can be used to open .jpg files:
ACD Systems Canvas 15, Adobe Photoshop Elements 12, Any picture viewer program, Corel PaintShop Pro X7, Microsoft Paint, Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer , Microsoft Windows Photos, Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Photoshop Elements 13, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X7, ACD Systems ACDSee 17, Roxio Creator NXT Pro 3, Axel Rietschin FastPictureViewer, Any picture viewer, Any Web Browser.

Mac OS Software that can be used to open .jpg files:
Adobe Photoshop Elements 12, Any picture viewer program, Any Web Browser, Apple Preview, Apple Photos, Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Photoshop Elements 13, ACD Systems ACDSee 2, Roxio Toast 12, MacPhun ColorStrokes, Any picture viewer.

Android Software that can be used to open .jpg files:
Apowersoft Phone Manager.

Linux Software that can be used to open .jpg files:
GIMP, Shotwell, Any Web Browser.