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NeoPaint for Windows
NeoPaint for Windows
Developer(s)OSCS Software Development, Inc.(1991-1993)[1][2][3][4]
NeoSoft Corp (1993 - present)
Initial releaseNovember 5, 1992; 26 years ago (1992-11-05)[5][6][7][8]
Stable release
Operating systemMS-DOS,[9][10] Microsoft Windows[11]
Available inEnglish
TypeRaster graphics editor
LicenseProprietary software

NeoPaint is a raster graphics editor for Windows and MS-DOS. It supports several file formats including JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG, and TIFF.[12] The developer, NeoSoft, advertises NeoPaint as being simple enough for use by children while remaining powerful enough for the purposes of advanced image editing.[citation needed]

On september 1, 2018 NeoPaint was rebranded as PixelNEO becoming one of the VisualNEO software products.


  1. ^ NeoPaint - Version 1.1, (C)1992 OSCS Software Development, Inc.
  2. ^ NeoPaint 1.0 Copyright © 1992 OSCS Software Development, Inc., "OSCS" stands for "On-Site Computer Services.", Daniel's Legacy Computer Collections
  3. ^ OSCS Software Development, Inc. Trademarks, Justia Trademarks, NEOPAINT, software for creating and editing graphic images, Owned by: OSCS Software Development, Inc., Serial Number: 74318700
  4. ^ Small firm creates menu to success, By Barney Lerten, The Bulletin, Jan 5, 1992, ...Glen Tippetts, 35, and Dave Riley, 28, formed OSCS Software Development Inc. ...
  5. ^ This Month's Hottest Software Downloads, PC Mag, 12 Oct 1993, Page 460, ...NeoPaint, NPNT1.ZIP,NPNT2.ZIP, Great color graphics painting program for DOS...
  6. ^ This Month's Hot Software Downloads, PC Mag, 30 Mar 1993, Page 320, ...NeoPaint, NPNT1.ZIP,NPNT2.ZIP, Paint and graphics program, Create and edit many different types....
  7. ^ NeoPaint 2.2. (paint software) (Software Review) (Evaluation), by Scott A. May, COMPUTE! ISSUE 166 / JULY 1994 / PAGE 102, ...NeoPaint 2.2 dazzles your senses without denting your wallet. Programs of this caliber prove the future's still bright for quality DOS-based applications.
  8. ^ NeoPaint offfers versatile image editing under DOS. (NeoSoft Corp's version 3.0) (Software Review)(Evaluation)(Brief Article), Computer Shopper, April 1, 1995, Glinert, Susan, HighBeam Research
  9. ^ Subject: Kites & Computers (translation of a DRAma article), Date: Mon, 16 May 1994 06:07:01 -1000, From: Simo Salanne, ...3. Graphics design...then import the sail layout into a paint program like Neopaint II...NeoPaint - Version 2.0...OSCS Software Development, Inc...Bend, OR 97701-4631 U.S.A. NeoPaint $45 + $21 (shipping and handling)
  10. ^ An alternative Operating system, by Thorleif Bundgaard, Revised: Nov 16, 1998, NeoPaint 3.2 - A complete image editing/paint program for DOS! Includes powerful features and naturalistic tools (such as oil and water colors) usually found only in more costly apps. Resolutions up to 24-bit. Supports PCX, TIFF, BMP, GIF formats. SIA Awards runner-up, Ziff-Davis/PC Mag. s/w awards finalist 1994. Drivers for 300+ printers. Easy to use. Reqs: DOS 3.1+; 640K+; Hard disk; mouse; Herc.mono, EGA/VGA/SVGA graphics card & monitor.
  11. ^ 32-BIT UPDATE TO DOS PAINT AND PHOTO EDITOR DEBUTS., GUI Program News, November 1, 1999, HighBeam Research, ...NeoSoft Corp., Bend, Oregon, developer of graphics and multimedia software, has released its long-anticipated 32-bit Windows version of NeoPaint...
  12. ^ NeoPaint PC Review, By Andrew B, Neopaint for Windows, Review Date: 5 September 2003, Distributor: Manaccom,

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