How to open PPI files

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

What is a PPI file?

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

While we do not yet describe the PPI 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 PPI 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 PPI

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

The Print ShopThe Print ShopUser submitted
The Print Shop Premier EditionThe Print Shop Premier EditionUser submitted
foobar2000 Applicationfoobar2000 ApplicationUser submitted
The Print Shop Ensemble IIIThe Print Shop Ensemble IIIUser 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 PPI-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 PPI-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!