There are 8 other file types using
the MAX file extension!

max icon.max - 3ds Max (3D Studio MAX) scene [common]

empty icon.max - Microsoft Creative Writer document

empty icon.max - Maximizer file

empty icon.max - OrCAD layout

empty icon.max - Action Replay Max saved data

empty icon.max - Pfaff embroidery format

empty icon.max - XL-Paint MAX picture image

empty icon.max - TRS-80 picture image

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MAX file extension - PaperPort scanned document

What is max file? How to open max files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

The max file extension is associated with the PaperPort suite that allows users to transfer paper documents to electronic forms, such as MS Office documents, PDF etc.

The max file stores scanned paper document.

It is also used by OmniPage software.

Updated: August 3, 2022

The default software associated to open max file:

PaperPort picture or screenshot

Nuance Communications, Inc. logoPaperPort  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Nuance Communications, Inc.

PaperPort is scanning software for Microsoft Windows. It is also able to organize scanned documents. It is the perfect solution for your home or small office. Save time and money with the security of knowing that important documents and photos will never be lost.

Help how to open:

Use PaperPort to open *.max files.

How to convert:

Use compatible tools to export *.max files to other formats.

Find conversions from max file:

max to 3ds

max to dwg

max to fbx

max to obj

max to pdf

max to skp

max to stl

List of software applications associated to the .max file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open max file, edit max file, convert max file, view max file, play max 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 max files.

Software that open max file - PaperPort scanned document

Programs supporting the exension max on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about PaperPort for open max file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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