Opening HEIC files


How can I open HEIC files

I have installed GIMP, how do I save the file as .jpg


  • Windows 10
  • Microsoft Store


Special software is needed to open HEIC files on Windows computers


Note: HEIC image format is used by Apple. HEIC images can be opened and converted on Apple devices.

In Windows

  1. Download and install GIMP
  2. Double Click HEIC file
  3. Click Keep - Import the image from a color profile
  4. Click File
  5. Select Export as
    Note: You can change the name and choose the location to export (save) the file to at the top of pop-up window
  6. ClickSelect File Type (By Extension)
  7. Scroll until you find the type you want to save as
  8. Select File Type - JPEG image
  9. Click Export
  10. Click Export


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