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PJS File Extension

Phoenix Subtitles Format
  • Developer
    Phoenix Japanimation Society
  • Category
  • Popularity
    4 (2 votes)

What is PJS file?

Full format name of files that use PJS extension is Phoenix Subtitles Format. Phoenix Subtitles Format specification was created by Phoenix Japanimation Society. Files with PJS extension may be used by programs distributed for Android, Linux, Mac OS, Windows platform. PJS file format, along with 546 other file formats, belongs to the Video Files category. VLC media player supports PJS files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 5 other tools may also be used. On the official website of VideoLAN Project Team developer not only will you find detailed information about theVLC media player software, but also about PJS and other supported file formats.

Programs which support PJS file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open PJS files divided into 4 categories according to system platform supported. Files with PJS suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support PJS file

How to open file with PJS extension?

Problems with accessing PJS may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Phoenix Subtitles Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install VLC media player

Install software to open PJS file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports PJS files installed on the system. The most obvious solution is to download and install VLC media player or one to the listed programs: Text editor, Subtitle Workshop, VLC media player for Android. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit VLC media player website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of VLC media player

Update software that support file extension PJSIf you already have VLC media player installed on your systems and PJS files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of VLC media player installed, it may not support PJS format. The most recent version of VLC media player is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign VLC media player to PJS files

After installing VLC media player (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open PJS files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with PJS file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the PJS with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where VLC media player is installed, check the Always use this app to open PJS files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with PJS file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with PJS extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select VLC media player and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with PJS extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the PJS for errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the PJS file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check PJS file for viruses
1. The PJS may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the PJS is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. PJS file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Verify that the PJS file’s structure is intact

If you obtained the problematic PJS file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the PJS file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Phoenix Subtitles Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open VLC media player

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with PJS extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Phoenix Subtitles Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle PJS files.

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