PS File Extension

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PostScript Format
  • Developer
    Adobe Systems
  • Popularity
    3.3 (9 votes)

What is PS file?

The .PS files refer to PostScript files which are the source code of Postscript scripts. The .PS script files are used for dynamically rendering vector graphics and used in desktop publishing applications. Postscript is also called as page description language. Due to their nature of rendering graphics, the .PS files are widely used nowadays for printer applications too. The .PS files can be programming using Adobe Postscript. The main advantage that .PS files provide to their users is the ability to print directly without the need to open them from any application. Nowadays the .PDF files have replaced .PS files but they are still supported by most of the printers. 

Conversion of a PS file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the PS extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of PS file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from PS extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to PS file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the PS file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the PS file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the PS file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the PS file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the PS file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the PS file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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