Sun Raster Image .RAS, .SUN Files


The Sun Raster Image filter imports and exports Sun Raster .RAS and .SUN image files.


File Description

The Sun Raster .RAS .SUN file format originated at Sun Microsystems and is a common file format for storing bitmap images on UNIX and Solaris workstations.


File Name Extensions



Format(s) Supported for Import

device-independent bitmap; 1, 4, 8, 24 bit per pixel


Format(s) Supported for Export

device-independent bitmap; 8, 24 bit per pixel


Import Method

Choose the File | Import command.


Export Method

Choose the File | Export command or choose the File | Save Data command.


Export Options

Specify the export options in the Export Options dialog.



See Also

File Format Chart

File | Import

File | Export

File | Save Data

Export Options