255 file format description

Many people often share .255 files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .255 files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .255 files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .255 files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .255 file format.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.255 - ThumbsPlus Data

The 255 data files are related to ThumbsPlus. The 255 file is a ThumbsPlus Data. ThumbsPlus is a digital image browser, thumbnail-creator and editor.

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ThumbsPlus Data related extensions:

  • cex ThumbsPlus Image Data
  • pmp ThumbsPlus Graphics Data
  • tpb ThumbsPlus v7 Batch Script
  • tpdb8 ThumbsPlus v8 Thumbnail Database
  • tpdb8s ThumbsPlus JET Database
  • tpp ThumbsPlus Plugin

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .255 file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .255 extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .255 files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .255 files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .255 file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .255 file

To set the .255 file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .255 file association. Many applications can open .255 files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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