PA File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PA file?

A .PA file is a PrintArtist project file. Through our analysis of PA files, we know that one use of the format is PrintArtist project. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open PA files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension PA for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different PA openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension PA

While we know of one file format using the .PA 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 .PA file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Free File ViewerFree File ViewerUser submitted
Adobe Photoshop ElementsAdobe Photoshop ElementsUser submitted
Monet ApplicationMonet ApplicationUser submitted
Print ArtistPrint ArtistUser submitted
ACS2000ACS2000User submitted
Personal AssistantPersonal AssistantUser submitted
Active Date ManagerActive Date ManagerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PA-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 PA-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!