>> P3M file

P3M file format description

Many people share .p3m files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .p3m file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .p3m files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.p3m - Adobe Photoshop Material Preset

The P3M configuration files are related to Adobe Photoshop. P3M file is an Adobe Photoshop Material Preset. Adobe Photoshop is a graphics editor published by Adobe Systems. It is the market leader for commercial image manipulation.

Adobe Photoshop
Configuration files
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Adobe Photoshop Material Preset related extensions:
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OpenOffice.org AutoText Data
Mikrotik RouterOS Winbox Configuration
WebTranslateIt Configuration
APT Package Resource List

Naturally, other applications may also use the .p3m file extension. Even harmful programs can create .p3m files. Be especially cautious with .p3m files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .p3m 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 a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .p3m file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

prm, o3m, pwm, pm3, pem, p3, pm, p3l

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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

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