>> PPS file

PPS file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pps - Microsoft PowerPoint Slideshow

The PPS document files are related to Microsoft PowerPoint. The PPS file is a Microsoft PowerPoint Slideshow.

Microsoft PowerPoint
Document files
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Microsoft PowerPoint Slideshow related extensions:
Microsoft Access 2007 Executable
StarOffice Drawing Template
Jot+ Notes Note Data
.swx 1.0 Text Document
Microsoft Office 2007 Relationships Data
Authentica Secure Office Protected Word Document

.pps - ArcInfo Processing Set Codes Data

The PPS gis files are related to ESRI ArcInfo. The PPS file is an ArcInfo Processing Set Codes Data. ArcInfo is a complete and extensible geographic information system.

ESRI ArcInfo
GIS files
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ArcInfo Processing Set Codes Data related extensions:
ArcInfo Geocoding Dictionary Data
ArcInfo Shapefile Attribute Table Data
ArcInfo Geocoding Classification Data
NADCON Latitude Seconds Data
NADCON Longitude Seconds Data
MapInfo Interchange Format Data

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

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

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

lps, ops, pls, pos, pp, pp5, ppc, ppe, ppw, ppx, ppz, ps, psp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Multimedia Playlist
Bryce 7 Leaf Shape
PicoLog Settings
DisorderTracker2 Sample Data
Poser Compressed Props Data
Stalker Post-process Effector Data

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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