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Details of extension .pio

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .pio file?
  • Which program can create the .pio file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .pio format?
  • What can convert .pio files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .pio extension?
Avid Pro Tools IO Settings .pio file icon

Avid Pro Tools IO Settings

The PIO file is an Avid Pro Tools IO Settings. Pro Tools is a digital audio workstation for Microsoft Windows and OS X, developed and manufactured by Avid Technology.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: Pro Tools
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Pro Tools Session Data
Avid Pro Tools Plugin Map
Avid Pro Tools Plugin
Avid Pro Tools Region Group File
Avid Pro Tools Clip Group File

Other types of files may also use the .pio file extension. If you have helpful information about .pio extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

CPIO Archive
InstallShield Object Project
FM Towns Bitmap Image
36-Image Converter Inet Image
Protel 99 Pick and Place Data

The .pio filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pil (1), pii (1), ipo (1), poi (1), plo (1), pip (1), pik (1), pi (1), io (1), poo (1), po (1), pko (1)

Can't open a .pio file?

If you want to open a .pio file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .pio association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pio

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android