PPI File Type

- The quick facts

What are PPI files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PPI file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your 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!

How to open PPI files

Important: Different programs may use files with the PPI file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your PPI file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different PPI openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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