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  Data File Formats that Begin with the Letter 'P'

.pPascal source code file
Rea-C-Time application parameter file (ReaGeniX code generator)
Picture file (APPLAUSE)
.p16Music (16 channels) (ProTracker Studio 16)
.p22Patch file (Patch22)
.p65Adobe Pagemaker v6.5
.p7mPKCS #7 MIME Message
.paPrint Artist
.pa1Worktable (PageAhead)
.pabMicrosoft Outlook personal address book
.pacStad Image (graphics ?)
Package (SBStudio II)
.packPack 2000 Compressed file
.padKeypad definition (Telemate)
.pafPARIS audio format
Personal Ancestral file
.pagesPages document
.pakCompressed file archive created by PAK (pak251.exe)
.palAdobe Pagemaker Library Palette
Color Palette
Compressed File
Tree Professional Palm Creator file
.panPrinter-specific file (copy to coreldrw.ink) (CorelDRAW)
.parParts application (Digitalk PARTS)
Parameter file (Fractint)
Permanent output file (Windows 3.x)
.pasPascal source code file
.patHatch patterns (AutoCAD - Photostyler)
Vector fill files (CorelDRAW)
.paxPax Archive file
.pbFax (FAXability Plus)
Phonebook (WinFax Pro)
Setup file (PixBase)
.pb1Document (First Publisher for Windows)
.pbaPowerbasic BASIC source code (Genus)
.pbdPhone book (FaxNOW! - Faxit)
.pbfTurtle Beach Pinnacle Bank file
Grand Prix Legends BMAP file
PBook E-book Format (renamed ZIP file)
Portable Bitmap Format file
.pbiPowerbasic include file (Genus)
Profiler Binary Input (MS Source Profiler)
.pbkMicrosoft XP Remote Access Phonebook file
.pblPowerbasic library (Genus)
.pbmPbm Portable Bit Map graphics
Planar bitmap graphics (XLib)
.pboProfiler Binary Output (MS Source Profiler)
.pbrMicrosoft Publisher backup file
.pbtProfiler Binary Table (MS Source Profiler)
.pcText file containing IBM PC specific info
.pc3Custom palette (Harvard Graphics 3.0)
.pc8Ascii text IBM8 character set (NewWave Write)
.pcaCash Register Express program
.pcbBroderbund Print Shop Business Card
Ivex Winboard Design file
MS PowerPoint Application Data file
Protel Technology Advanced PCB Design
.pccCutout picture vector graphics (PC Paintbrush)
.pcdGraphics (Kodak PhotoCD)
Microsoft Visual Test compiled script
.pcfProfile Configuration file
Profiler Command File (MS Source Profiler)
.pchPatch file
Precompiled header (MS C/C++)
.pcjMultimedia authoring tool graphics (IBM's Linkaway-Live)
.pckReceived Package file
Pickfile (Turbo Pascal)
.pclHP-PCL graphics data (HP Printer Control Language)
.pcmPlasmacam CAD/CAM system file
.pcsPICS Animation
.pctBitmap Graphic
Honeywell GUS Display Builder
Macintosh Quickdraw/PICT Drawing
.pcwText file (PC Write)
.pcxBitmap graphics (PC Paintbrush)
.pdSynerGEE Stoner software files (compressible pipe flow program)
.pdaBitmap graphics
.pdbData (TACT)
.pdcPersonal Database Creator file
.pddAdobe PhotoDeluxe Image
.pdePrincipalm Data Extract files
Processing Environment text files
.pdfAdobe Portable Document Format
Package Definition File
Graphics file (ED-SCAN 24bit format)
.pdgPrintshop Deluxe files
.pdlProject Description Language file (Borland C++ 4.5)
.pdrPort or printer driver
Source Code File
Telsis HiCall Program File
Pds graphics
Planetary Data System
Pldasm source code file (hardware assembly)
Print Shop Graphic
.pdtProCite Primary Database
VersaPro Compiled Block
.pdvPrinter driver (Paintbrush)
.pdwDocument (Professional Draw)
.pdxAdobe Acrobat Index file
.pe4Photo Explorer Thumbnail
.peaPeaZip Compressed FileArchived files
.pebProgram Editor bottom overflow file (WordPerfect Library)
.pedProgram Editor delete save (WordPerfect Library)
.pemProgram Editor macro (WordPerfect Library)
Privacy Enhanced Mail Certificate file
.peqProgram Editor print queue file (WordPerfect Library)
.perProgram Editor resident area (WordPerfect Library) (vakioalue)
.pesProgram Editor work space file (WordPerfect Library)
.petProgram Editor top overflow file (WordPerfect Library)
.pfWindows Prefetch file
Monitor/printer profile file
.pfaType 3 font file (unhinted PostScript font)
.pfbType 1 PostScript font file
.pfcText file (First Choice)
.pfgjEEPers file
.pfkProgrammable function keys (XTreePro)
.pflFamily Lawyer Data file
.pfmWindows Type 1 font metric file
.pfsDatabase (PFS:FILE) - text file (PFS:Write)
.pftPrinter font (ChiWriter)
.pgPagefox File
Page cut/paste file (IBM LinkWay)
.pgiPrinter Graphics File device driver (PGRAPH library)
.pgmPortable Grayscale bitMap graphics
Program (Signature)
.pgpSupport file (Pretty Good Privacy RSA System)
.pgsManual page (man4dos)
.phOptimized .goh file (Geoworks)
Perl header file
Phrase-table (MS C/C++)
.phbNewLeaf PhraseBook
ClustaW Tree file
TreeView file
PhoneB Phonebook file
.phnPhone list (UltraFax - QmodemPro)
.phpPHP Script
MS Picture It! Publishing Project File
.phoPhone database (Metz Phone for Windows)
.phrPhrases (LocoScript)
.phtmlPHP Script
.picPixar picture file (SDSC Image Tool)
Bitmap graphics (Macintosh b&w PICT1 - color PICT2)
Bitmap graphics (many eg. Lotus 1-2-3 - PC Paint)
.pifProgram Information File (Windows 3.x)
Vector graphics GDF format (IBM mainframe computers)
Shortcut to MS-DOS program
.pimPIM Archive file
.pipPersonalized menu and toolbar (MS Office)
.pitCompressed Mac file archive created by PACKIT (unpackit.zoo)
.pixAlias image file (SDSC Image Tool)
.pj64Project 64 game files.mswmm Windows Movie Maker Project file
.pjProject (CA-SuperProject)
.pjtProject memo (FoxPro)
.pjxProject (FoxPro)
.pkPacked bitmap font bitmap file (TeX DVI drivers)
.pk3American McGee Alice Archive
Return to Castle Wolfenstein file
Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K.2 Archive
Quake 3 Arena Archive (renamed zip file)
.pkaCompressed file archive created by PKARC
.pkdTop Secret Crypto Gold file
.pkgInstaller script (Next)
.pkkPrivate Key file
.pktPacket Tracer Network Simulation file
.plPerl source code file
Prolog source code file
Property List font metric file (TeX)
Palette (Harvard Graphics)
.pl1Room plan (3D Home Architect)
.pl3Chart palette (Harvard Graphics 3.0)
.plbLibrary (FoxPro)
.plcAdd-in file (functions - macros - applications) (Lotus 1-2-3)
.pllPre-linked library (Clipper 5)
.plnSpreadsheet (WordPerfect for Win)
.plrDescent Pilot file
Player file
.plsDisorderTracker2 Sample
WinAmp MPEG PlayList file
Shoutcast file
MYOB Data file
.pltAutoCAD HPGL Vector Graphic Plotter file
Bentley's CAD MicroStation Driver Configuration for Plotting
Clipper 5 Pre-linked Transfer file
Gerber Sign-making Software file
HP Graphics Language
.pmvPegasus Mail Filter Rule file
.pmxPegasus Mail file
.pn3Printer device driver (Harvard Graphics 3.0)
.pnfPrecompiled Setup Information (Temporary file seen during installs)
.pngBitmap graphics (Portable Network Graphics)
.pnmPbm Portable aNy Map (PNM) graphics
.pntMacintosh painting
Qwk reader pointer file (MarkMail 2.x)
.podOPENPROJ Project file
.pohOptimized .goh file (Geoworks)
.poiPoint of interest file
.popMessages index (PopMail)
Pop-up menu object (dBASE Application Generator)
.posProCite Output Styles
QuickPOS IIF file
.potPowerPoint template
.potxPowerPoint Open XML Template file
.povRaytraced scene description file (Persistence Of Vision)
.powChord chart (PowerChords)
.ppFree Pascal Source Code file
Compressed Amiga file archive created by POWERPACKER
.ppaPowerPoint Add-in
.ppbButton bar for Print Preview (WordPerfect for Win)
.ppdPostScript Printer Description (Acrobat)
.ppfTurtle Beach Pinnacle Program file
Jasc Paint Shop Pro 7 Preset file
Micrografx Picture Publisher file
PlayStation Patch file
.ppgMS PowerPoint Ppresentation
Professor Franklin's Photo Print Gold
.pplPolaroidpaletteplus ColorKey device driver (Harvard Graphics 3.0)
.ppmPortable Pixel Map graphics
.ppoPre-processor output (Clipper 5)
.pppPublication (PagePlus)
Image files used in PagePlus SE
.ppsPowerPoint Slideshow
Storyboard (Personal Producer)
.ppsxMS Office PowerPoint Slide Show file
.pptGeneral file extension (PowerPoint)
.ppzPowerPoint Packaged Presentation
.pqaPalm Query Application File (database for wireless access)
.pqiPower Quest Drive imaging
.pr2Presentation (Aldus Persuasion 2.x)
.pr2Printer driver (dBASE IV)
.pr3Postscript printer driver (dBASE IV)
Presentation (Aldus Persuasion 3.x)
.prcCorel Presentation file
Palmpilot resource file
Picture Gear Pocket
.prdPrinter driver (many)
.prePresentation (Freelance Graphics)
Settings (Programmer's WorkBench - MS C/C++)
.prfPixel Run Format graphics (Improces - Fastgraph)
Printer driver (dBASE IV)
Profiler output
.prgProgram (Atari)
Program source (dBASE IV - FoxPro - Clipper 5 - dBFast)
.priPrinter definitions (LocoScript)
MYOB Premier file extension
.prnDataCAD Windows Printer file
HP Printer Control Language
PostScript file
Printer Text file
XYWrite Printer Driver
.proProlog source code file
Graphics profile file (DOS)
.prsPrinter Resource eg. fonts (WordPerfect for Win)
Presentation (Harvard Graphics Win)
Procedure (dBASE IV)
.prtCADKEY Part file
Printer Configuration
Printer driver (Dr.Halo)
Printer-formatted file
Pro/ENGINEER Model file
Process Revolution Template file
SCEdit Part file
Unigraphics Part file
.prxWindows Media Settings file
Compiled program (FoxPro)
.przFreelance Graphics 97 file
.psPostScript file (text/graphics) (ASCII)
.ps2PostScript Level 2 file
.psbPinnacle Sound Bank
Project Scheduler Configuration file
.psdAdobe Photoshop file
Design II for Windows
.pseBitmap graphics (IBM printer Page SEgment)
.psfPhotoshop Proof Settings file
Outline PostScript printer font (ChiWriter)
PrintShop Mail Favorites
.psiPSION A-law Audio
File extenstion for Pierresoft Adesign Image
.psmMusic (MASI - ProTracker)
PrintShop Mail
Symbol table of IDE (Turbo Pascal)
.psmdocPrintShop Mail
.pspPaintShop Pro Image
Procedure (Prodea Synergy)
Project Scheduler Planning file
.psrProject Scheduler Resource file
.pstMS Outlook personal folder
.pswWinXP Backup Password File
.pt3Device driver (Harvard Graphics 3.0)
Template (PageMaker 3)
.pt4Template (PageMaker 4)
.ptbScript (PubTech BatchWorks)
.ptmMacro (PubTech BatchWorks)
An extension used in PUNCH! home design software
Polynomial Texture Map
.ptnPaperPort Thumbnail Images
.ptpAct! Modem Sync file
.ptrQwk reader pointer file (QMail)
.ptsInfinity Engine Game Tileset
Halflife Map Creation Debug file
.ptxReal Legal E-Transcript
.pubPage template (MS Publisher)
Public key ring file (Pretty Good Privacy RSA System)
Publication (Ventura Publisher - 1st Publisher)
.putCompressed file archive created by PUT (put334.zip)
.puzAcross Lite Crossword Puzzle
Packed MS Publisher file
.pvaHauppauge DVB-Software
.pvdScript (Instalit)
.pvmParallel Virtual Machine software library
.pvlLibrary (Instalit)
.pvtLocal Fidonet pointlist
.pwText file (Professional Write)
.pwdPocket Word document
AutoCAD Password file
.pwfProCite Workforms
.pwiPocket Word document
.pwlPassword List
.pwmWebMoney Purse file
.pwpText document (Professional WritePlus)
.pwzMS Powerpoint Wizard
.pxPrimary database index (Paradox)
.pxlPocket Excel Spreadsheet
.pxvModelworks Project File used in JPad Pro and SitePad Pro
.pyPython script file
.pycCompiled PYTHON script file
.pydBinary Python Extension on Windows
.pywPython GUI Script on Windows
.pz2Curious Labs Poser Pose file
.pz3Curious Labs Poser Document
.pzaMGI PhotoSuite II/III/4 Album file
.pzdDefault settings (Pizazz Plus)
.pzlJigs@w Puzzle
Lode Runner Game Puzzle
.pzoOverlay file (Pizazz Plus)
.pzpMGI PhotoSuite II/III/4 Project file
Palette (Pizazz Plus)
.pzsSettings (Pizazz Plus)
.pztTransfer file (Pizazz Plus)
.pzxSwap file (Pizazz Plus)

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