JOBOPTIONS File

Did your computer fail to open a JOBOPTIONS file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .JOBOPTIONS files.

What is a JOBOPTIONS file?

Files that contain the .joboptions file extension are most commonly associated with the Adobe Distiller PDF creation software application.

The Adobe Distiller software program is used to create PDF files from other files that have been saved in other file formats. The JOBOPTIONS files that are used by the Adobe Distiller software contain plain text instructions that pertain to the properties of the document that is being converted by the program.

The JOBOPTIONS file may contain information pertaining to the fonts, security settings, color schemes and image resolution of the document that is being converted into the PDF file format.

Suggest another file format using extension JOBOPTIONS

While we know of one file format using the .JOBOPTIONS file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .JOBOPTIONS file.

Various JOBOPTIONS file openers, viewers, etc.

These apps are known to open certain types of JOBOPTIONS files. Remember, different programs may use JOBOPTIONS files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with JOBOPTIONS-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with JOBOPTIONS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!