How to open PIM files

Did your computer fail to open a PIM file? We explain what PIM files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your PIM files.

What is a PIM file?

The PIM file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the PIM file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the PIM file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about PIM files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic PIM

These apps are known to open certain types of PIM files. Since many different programs may use PIM files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific PIM file.

Pro ToolsPro ToolsUser submitted
ProTools MPProTools MPUser submitted
PixMakerPixMakerUser submitted
Predator CNC EditorPredator CNC EditorUser submitted
Pro ToolsRPro ToolsRUser submitted
LSTLSTUser submitted
Killer Bugs for Pro ToolsKiller Bugs for Pro ToolsUser submitted
Line Sweep ToolsLine Sweep ToolsUser submitted
cncCodercncCoderUser submitted
PixMaker ProPixMaker ProUser submitted
CommenceCommenceUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with PIM-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with PIM-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!