Open an Existing Image

The image document file formats that can be opened in Image2Punch Software are BMP, JPG, TIF, GIF, PNG, PCX, TGA, RLE, JPE, ICO, and WMF. The procedures for opening an image are described below.


  1. Click File on the Menu toolbar, then select Open. Another more convenient way is to click the Open button on the Standard toolbar.
  2. The Open File dialog box opens to let you browse the file you want to open. Click the Open button to display the file on the Document Design Screen of Image2Punch Pro.


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The Open Dialog Box.


If the document files have been opened recently, they are listed in the last sub group on the File menu in the Menu toolbar allowing you to open an image document with one click only.

The image document is displayed in its original pixel size (zoom factor is 100%). When the image document size is larger than the Document Display Screen, the scrolling bar will appear.