An eps file extension is associated with the Adobe Encapsulated PostScirpt graphics file format. File contains PostScript commands for printing text and graphics.

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EPS file extension - Encapsulated PostScript file

What is eps file? How to open eps files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

eps file icon: eps filetype icon

The eps file extension is used for files that contain Encapsulated PostScript - graphics file format used by the PostScript language.
EPS files can be either binary or ASCII.

The term EPS usually implies that the file contains a bit-mapped representation of the graphics for display purposes. In contrast, PostScript files, referring to fonts, include only the PostScript commands for printing the graphic.

EPS file format is used by many Adobe applications that can usually export their documents or graphics to Encapsuled PostScript.

MIME: application/postscript
MIME: application/eps
MIME: application/x-eps
MIME: image/eps
MIME: image/x-eps

The default software associated to eps file type:

Adobe Illustrator icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logo Adobe Illustrator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud. It is a direct competitor to programs like CorelDraw. Illustrator allows users  to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium.

The latest version, Illustrator CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Illustrator CS6.

Adobe Photoshop icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logo Adobe Photoshop  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Photoshop is great photography editing software that offers numerous features, powerful tools and other breakthrough capabilities to offer their users maximum performance for image editing.

The latest version, Photoshop CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Photoshop CS6.

Help how to open EPS files:

EPS format can be opened in almost every Adobe program, such as Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator.

This format is also supported supported by third party applications, such as CorelDraw Graphics Suite, XnView, Draw or Blender.

How to convert file with extension EPS:

Applications that can open .eps files may also have the function to export or save them to another file format.

Find conversions from eps file:

eps to ai

eps to cdr

eps to dst

eps to dwg

eps to emb

eps to jpg

eps to pes

Find converter to eps file type:

ai to eps

cdr to eps

docx to eps

idml to eps

indd to eps

jpg to eps

vsd to eps

List of software applications associated to the .eps file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open eps file, edit eps file, convert eps file, view eps file, play eps file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the eps files.

  • Open eps file
  • Save eps file
  • Edit eps file
  • View eps file
  • Convert eps file
  • Create eps file
  • Import eps file
  • Export eps file
  • Print eps file
  • Others eps file

Software that open eps file - Encapsulated PostScript file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open eps file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with eps file by default:
Adobe Illustrator small icon Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop small icon Adobe Photoshop
Other suggested software:
Adobe InDesign small icon Adobe InDesign
QuarkXPress small icon QuarkXPress
CorelDraw Graphics Suite small icon CorelDraw Graphics Suite

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