Did your computer fail to open a PUB file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .PUB files.
What is a PUB file?
The .pub file extension is given to Publisher documents. This file format is used by the Microsoft Publisher software application, which is part of the Microsoft Office Professional Suite. The Publisher software is used to create business documents and marketing materials such as posters, flyers, newsletters, banners and other creative publishing files.
PUB files can contain both raster and vector graphics, text and drawn objects. They are also sometimes used to integrate data for mail merges. In addition to creating files for print documents, Publisher can also be used to create documents for email campaigns and for use on the Internet.
Suggest another file format using extension PUB
While we know of one file format using the .PUB 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 .PUB file.
Various PUB file openers, viewers, etc.
These apps are known to open certain types of PUB files. Remember, different programs may use PUB 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 Viewer||User submitted|
|Microsoft Office||User submitted|
|Microsoft Publisher||User submitted|
|Adobe Acrobat||User submitted|
|Adobe Photoshop||User submitted|
|OpenOffice.org Base||User submitted|
|OpenOffice.org Writer||User submitted|
|Picasa Photo Viewer||User submitted|