APNGfile extension

Animated Portable Network Graphic
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Have trouble opening the .apng extension? Don't panic! This page explains apng files and suggests programs you may use to open apng files. You can download these programs through this page!

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What is APNG file?

An APNG file (Animated Portable Network Graphic) is an image file allowing you to include animation in your images. This is an extension of the PNG format, and while it isn't as popular as other formats, it has become more common recently.

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APNG files contain PNG data, but they also include additional information about the frames in order to allow for animation. When you open an APNG file in your browser, it will automatically loop through each frame and display them one after another until you close the file.

APNG files commonly have the PNG extension. APNG files can be opened with applications that support the format.


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How to open APNG file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the apng extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the apng file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the apng file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open APNG files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your apng file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.