PUB file format description
Many people share .pub files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pub file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pub files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.pub - Corel Ventura Publisher Publication
The PUB document files are related to Corel Ventura. PUB file is a Corel Ventura Publisher publication.
- Corel Ventura
- Document files
- - / -
- Corel Ventura Publisher Publication related extensions:
.pub - Microsoft Publisher Document
The PUB document files are related to Microsoft Office Publisher. PUB file is a Microsoft Publisher Document. Microsoft Office Publisher is a desktop publishing application from Microsoft. It is an entry-level desktop publishing application.
- Microsoft Office Publisher
- Document files
- - / -
- Microsoft Publisher Document related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .pub file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pub files. Be especially cautious with .pub files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .pub 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .pub file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
pug, pkb, pib, lub, ub, pu, pjb, phb, pb, upb, pun, puf, pbu
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Pug Markup Language Document
- Oracle Package Body
- Blackberry Password Keeper Encrypted Backup
- Platform Independent Binary
- PUG Archive
- LUA Binary
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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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