>> PIO file

PIO file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pio - Avid Pro Tools IO Settings

The PIO configuration files are related to Pro Tools. PIO file is an Avid Pro Tools IO Settings. Pro Tools is a digital audio workstation for Microsoft Windows and OS X, developed and manufactured by Avid Technology.

Pro Tools
Configuration files
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Avid Pro Tools IO Settings related extensions:
AVG Internet Security UI Settings
AVG Update Control File
Autodesk AutoCAD Plot Configuration
Autodesk AutoCAD Plotter Configuration
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX Color Definitions
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX Quad Options

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

Can't open a .pio 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 .pio file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

io, ipo, pi, pii, pik, pil, pip, pko, plo, po, poi, poo

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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