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Portable Pixmap

PPM is a simple format for storing images portable pixmap: color (PPM), grayscale (PGM) and black and white (PBM). These formats can provide an intermediate representation of the data when converting raster image files listed three types between different platforms. PPM format was developed by Jeff Poskanzerom.

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DEC SIXEL Graphics Format

SIXEL is a bitmap graphics format developed by DEC (Digital Equipment Corporation) to use on printers and terminals. Such image consists of six pixels high and one pixel wide represented as an escaped sequence. If you want to open a SIXEL file but do not have a DEC terminal, the only way is to convert it to another more common format.

How to convert PPM to SIXEL

Step 1

Upload ppm-file(s)

Select files from Computer, Google Drive, Dropbox, URL or by dragging it on the page.

Step 2

Choose "to sixel"

Choose sixel or any other format you need as a result (more than 200 formats supported)

Step 3

Download your sixel

Let the file convert and you can download your sixel file right afterwards

How to convert SIXEL to PPM