PRO File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PRO file?

Files that contain the .pro file extension are commonly used to store generic project files that are used by a variety of software applications.

PRO files are commonly used by software developers to create cross-platform software applications. This allows users to use the same software application regardless of the operating system they are running on.

These PRO files can contain references to assets, source code files, project libraries and other application resource information.

PRO files are commonly used to create applications for cellular smart phones and other mobile devices.

The ProPresenter software application also uses the .pro file suffix. These PRO files contain lyric presentations that often show worship songs that are used by ministries and churches.

How to open PRO 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 PRO for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PRO openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension PRO

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Adobe DreamweaverAdobe DreamweaverUser submitted
CoDeSys for Automation AllianceCoDeSys for Automation AllianceUser submitted
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PC-SCHEMATIC AutomationPC-SCHEMATIC AutomationUser submitted
ForeSightForeSightUser submitted
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Punch! Software P!3DHomePunch! Software P!3DHomeUser submitted
GX IEC DeveloperGX IEC DeveloperUser submitted
Visual dBASEVisual dBASEUser submitted
SeqBuilderSeqBuilderUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PRO-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 PRO-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!