SAI File Extension

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PaintTool SAI Image
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    SYSTEMAX Software Development
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    3.4 (10 votes)

What is SAI file?

Files stored with the SAI extension are images originating from the PaintTool SAI program, which is a simple application for creating graphic, for Windows system. SAI files include all graphic projects created by a user of the mentioned software.

Information about PaintTool SAI

PaintTool SAI is a program dedicated mainly for professionals. It is not designed for purpose of photo processing, its task is to create drawn and painted graphics. User has at his disposal a wide range of tools, however, mastering them may take some time. The interface of the program is not very intuitive.

Additional information about SAI files:

  • SAI files enable to store multiple separate layers,
  • SAI files can be exported as standard raster images or the PSD format, specific to Photoshop,
  • SAI graphic files are a type of proprietary files, therefore, it is possible to open them and edit with other graphic programs only after previous exporting the image into a different format.

Programs that support SAI file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the SAI file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the SAI file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the SAI file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the SAI file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the SAI file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the SAI file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

Do you want to help?

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