There are 5 other file types using
the PTS file extension!

pts file icon.pts - Abbyy Finereader Pro data file

pts file icon.pts - Half-Life map creation debug file

pts file icon.pts - Infinity Engine game tileset

pts file icon.pts - PTgui project file

pts file icon.pts - Pro Tools session file

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PTS file extension - PointCloud 3D file

What is pts file? How to open pts files?

A pts file extension is mainly related to a special text based format that contains 3D data in so-called PointCloud.

PointCloud is basically a 3D coordinate system, in which points are usually defined by X, Y, and Z coordinates. Used to describe external surface of an object.

These files are commonly generated by 3D scanners (Leica Geosystems, Cyra) and some CAD programs (ENVI, Trimble).

The default software associated to pts file type:

ENVI picture or screenshot

Exelis Visual Information Solutions logo ENVI  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Exelis Visual Information Solutions

ENVI is application for process and analyze geospatial images. Application is used by scientists, researchers, image analysts, and GIS professionals. ENVI software combines the latest spectral image processing and image analysis technology with an intuitive, user-friendly interface to help you get meaningful information from imagery.

Help how to open PTS files:

These files are text files, you can generally view them with any text editor. However, to make sense of the coordinate data you will need a software capable of working with PointCloud format.

How to convert file with extension PTS:

Whilst these files can not generally be used in common CAD files, a PointCloud file can be converted through a process called surface reconstruction.

Find conversions from pts file:

pts to stl

Find converter to pts file type:

ply to pts

Related links:

PointCloud info on Wikipedia

List of software applications associated to the .pts 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 pts file, edit pts file, convert pts file, view pts file, play pts 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 pts files.

  • Open pts file
  • Save pts file
  • Edit pts file
  • View pts file
  • Create pts file
  • Import pts file
  • Export pts file

Software that open pts file - PointCloud 3D file

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

Microsoft Windows:


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