MS Picture-It users..

Published on: Author: Mike Hall Leave a comment

If you have recently bought  a new Windows PC or upgraded from an earlier Windows, you will know that Picture-It is not compatible with Windows 7.

It gets worse. The format that Picture-It uses to save as a file is ‘.mix’, one of Microsoft’s own file extensions. Needless to say, it is not common and it is widely believed that you need Picture-It to open the file type.

OK, some good news.

XnView will load .mix images and allow them to be converted to a format which can be read in ANY Windows viewer, and you can get it here..

http://xnview.com/

Note that this program is NOT a replacement for Picture-It. In fact, it has quite limited features, BUT it does allow you to get your pictures back. Be thankful for that.

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