Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .ppm

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .ppm file?
  • Which program can create the .ppm file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .ppm format?
  • What can convert .ppm files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ppm extension?
Portable Pixmap Image .ppm file icon

Portable Pixmap Image

PPM file is a Portable Pixmap image.
Category: Graphic files
Application: NetPBM
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-portable-pixmap
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Art Image
AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image
Windows Bitmap Image
CALS Compressed Bitmap
CorelDraw Drawing
Computer Graphics Metafile
Corel Photo-Paint Image
Windows Custom Cursor
Dr. Halo Bitmap Image
Insight II Proton Chemical Shifts Data .ppm file icon

Insight II Proton Chemical Shifts Data

PPM file is an Insight II Proton Chemical Shifts Data. Insight II is a comprehensive graphic molecular modeling program.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Insight II
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Insight II Dynamics Scratch Data
Insight II Dynamics Trajectory History
Insight II Molecular Data
Insight II Standard Graph Definition
Insight II Output Coordinate Data
Insight II Pseudoatom Library
Insight II Subset Definition
Insight II NMR Project
Insight II NMR Peak Intensity Integral Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

WonderBit Life Photo Maker Data
FM Operator Type-M Voice Data
Panasonic SD Voice Editing File
Perl Module
Portable Media Player Video
Apache Maven Build
Pascal/Delphi Source Code
Amstrad CPC Perfect Pix Image
Adobe Premiere Project

The .ppm filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pph (1), pom (1), pm (1), opm (1), ppl (1), ppj (1), pp (1), pmp (1), plm (1), lpm (1), ppn (1), ppk (1)

Can't open a .ppm file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ppm

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android