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Details of extension .ps

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

PostScript

PS file is a PostScript. PostScript is a page description language and programming language used primarily in the electronic and desktop publishing areas.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/postscript
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
ps1, ps2, ps3
Links:
-
Related extensions:
CorelDraw Drawing
Micrografx Designer Drawing
Encapsulated PostScript Image
Printer Command Language Document
Portable Document Format
Printer Text File
Adobe ImageStyler File
Macromedia Freehand Drawing
Micrografx Designer 4 Graphic
.ps
ETCBC Phrase Structure Data .ps file icon

ETCBC Phrase Structure Data

PS file is an ETCBC Phrase Structure Data. The Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer (ETCBC) is a research center at the Vrije University.
Category: Data files
Application: ETCBC
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
ps1, ps3, ps4
Links:
-
Related extensions:
ETCBC Analyzed Text Data
ETCBC Parsed Text Data
ETCBC Coded Text Tabulated Data
ETCBC Analysis Data
ETCBC PIL Data
ETCBC Graphical Text Data
ETCBC Chapter Data
ETCBC Word Parsing Data
.ps
Cognos Powerhouse Subfile Data .ps file icon

Cognos Powerhouse Subfile Data

PS file is a Cognos Powerhouse Subfile Data. Powerhouse is a very powerful 4GL tool created by Cognos.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: IBM Cognos Powerhouse
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
sf
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Cognos Powerhouse Subfile Dictionary Data
.ps
Source Insight Symbol Defintions Data .ps file icon

Source Insight Symbol Defintions Data

PS file is a Source Insight Symbol Defintions Data. Source Insight is a project-oriented programming editor, code browser, and analyzer for Microsoft Windows.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Source Insight
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Source Insight Project
Source Insight Workspace Data
Source Insight Project Settings Data
Source Insight Project Options Data
Source Insight Symbol Index
Source Insight Project File Index
Source Insight Main Symbol Index
Source Insight Auxiliary Symbol Index
Source Insight Crash Recovery Data
.mpegps
MPEG Program Stream Data .mpegps file icon

MPEG Program Stream Data

MPEGPS file is an MPEG Program Stream Data. MPEG Program stream (MPEG-PS) is a container format for multiplexing digital audio, video and more.
Detailed description not available
Category: Video files
Application: FFmpeg
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
mpeg-ps, ps
Links:
-
Related extensions:
-

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

LayaAir Scene Data
ObjectScript Source Code
Perl v5 Script
Personal Composer Document
STK Planetary Ephemeris File
Picturesque Settings
Pathetic Writer Document
Pixel Image
Panda3D Pzip Compressed File

The .ps filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pe (1), p5 (1), ls (1), sp (1), px (1), pq (1), pc (1), os (1), pz (1), pw (1)

Can't open a .ps file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ps

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