Opening JOBOPTIONS files

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

Software that will open, convert or fix JOBOPTIONS files

Try a universal file viewer

In addition to the products listed above, I would suggest that you try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and very likely yours too! Download Free File Viewer.

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