What are PAGES files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a PAGES file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your PAGES files.
What is a PAGES file?
PAGES files have multiple uses, and Pages Document is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
Files that contain the .pages file extension are files that the Apple Pages software has created. The Apple Pages software application is a word processing and page layout application that Apple developed as a part of the iWork productivity suite.
The files with the .pages file extension are based on the XML file format and can contain various word processing files, including basic text documents and multi-page brochures. The Apple Pages software includes more than 140 pre-built Apple Pages templates to assist in creating files that are saved with the .pages file extension.
How to open PAGES files
Important: Different programs may use files with the PAGES file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your PAGES file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different PAGES openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: September 27, 2023
All known file formats using extension .PAGES
While Pages Document is a popular type of PAGES-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .PAGES file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
We know that one PAGES format is Rage Megatexture. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of PAGES files. Remember, different programs may use PAGES files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
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