How to open PPF files

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

What is a PPF file?

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

While we do not yet describe the PPF 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 PPF 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 PPF

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

Prokon Structural Analysis & DesignProkon Structural Analysis & DesignUser submitted
WinFAMWinFAMUser submitted
PPLivePPLiveUser submitted
EdgecamEdgecamUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
SDL Trados StudioSDL Trados StudioUser submitted
Pathtrace EdgeCAMPathtrace EdgeCAMUser submitted
PPTVPPTVUser submitted
Micrografx, Inc. Picture PublisherMicrografx, Inc. Picture PublisherUser submitted
Micrografx, Inc. Photo MagicMicrografx, Inc. Photo MagicUser submitted
Micrografx, Inc. iGrafx ImageMicrografx, Inc. iGrafx ImageUser submitted
PCBPCBUser submitted
ProkonProkonUser submitted
Trimble RealWorksTrimble RealWorksUser submitted
Priva Top ControlPriva Top ControlUser submitted
ShaktiShaktiUser submitted
iGrafx Business ImageiGrafx Business ImageUser submitted
PHC SystemsoftwarePHC SystemsoftwareUser submitted
EditPlusEditPlusUser submitted
Micrografx Picture PublisherMicrografx Picture PublisherUser submitted
Fretlight Ready GuitarzFretlight Ready GuitarzUser submitted
Prokon stuctural analysis & design DemoProkon stuctural analysis & design DemoUser submitted
ProvalProvalUser submitted
KP-DocumentaryMakerKP-DocumentaryMakerUser submitted
ProvisionalBuilderProvisionalBuilderUser submitted
PHC SysteemsoftwarePHC SysteemsoftwareUser 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 PPF-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 PPF-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!