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What is an OCI file?
An OCI file is an image created by openCanvas, a drawing and painting application. It stores a bitmap image in the proprietary openCanvas Image (OCI) format. OCI files are often used for anime and other types of digital art.
openCanvas is a digital art application that provides features accessible to beginners and seasoned users. When saving a drawing with openCanvas, the application creates an OCI file to store the information.
To create an OCI file with openCanvas, select File → New..., modify the drawing, then select File → Save or Save As.... After saving the OCI file, you can close the drawing, re-open it, then continue editing.
NOTE: You can record the stroke events used to draw an OCI image and play them back in the software. openCanvas saved event files use the .OC3, .OC4, .OC5, etc. extensions, where the number is for the version of the software.
How to open an OCI file
You can open OCI files with Portalgraphics openCanvas. To open the OCI file, select File → Open....