Open APPIMAGE file

The most common choise: Application portable image

How to open Application portable image .appimage files

appimage file icon Have you had trouble opening the appimage file on your computer? What are appimage files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is appimage file?

An appimage file extension is related to image format used to distribute portable apps for Linux-based operating systems.

Application portable image description

The appimage file extension is associated with the image format used by Linux-based operating systems, to distribute portable apps without installation and superuser permissions.

It was developed in 2004 by Simon Peter and still in use in these days.

Suggested software to open appimage file

Linux operating systems

A free open source operating system based on UNIX


Operating system based on the Linux and FreeBSD kernels


A free OS based based on Debian Linux

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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