PP4 file format description

Many people share .pp4 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pp4 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pp4 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pp4 - Micrografx Picture Publisher 4.0 Image

The PP4 graphic files are related to Micrografx Picture Publisher. The PP4 file is a Micrografx Picture Publisher 4.0 Image. Micrografx Picture Publisher is a tool for creating Web graphics. The company was acquired by Corel in late 2001. With this acquisition, the Micrografx graphics line was integrated into the Corel portfolio. The Micrografx Picture Publisher seems to be no longer supported.

Micrografx Picture Publisher
Graphic files
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Micrografx Picture Publisher 4.0 Image related extensions:
Radiance RGB Map Data
Amstrad CPC Advanced OCP Art Studio Image
Atari 8-bit Graphics 8 Image
Atari ST Multi Palette Picture
Corel Paint Shop Pro Tube
ArcSoft PhotoStudio Image

Naturally, other applications may also use the .pp4 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pp4 files. Be especially cautious with .pp4 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .pp4 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 .pp4 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lp4, op4, p4, pl4, po4, pp, ppe, ppr, ppt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Asix UP Programmer Project
Commodore 64 Pixel Perfect Bitmap
Sony PSP Texture Data
PTC Creo PPRINT Settings Table
Amiga PowerPacker Compressed Archive

Operating systems

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