Files with ppm suffix can mainly be found as graphics files in special Portable Pixmap Format. One of the most basic color image formats.
There are 3 other file types using
the PPM file extension!
.ppm - PPMd archive
.ppm - Insight II proton chemical shifts
.ppm - Nokia post programmable memory file
Software that works with ppm file extension
PPM file extension - Portable pixelmap graphic
What is ppm file? How to open ppm files?
File type specification:
ppm file icon:
File extension ppm is used for Portable Pixmap Format, a lowest common denominator color image file format.
PPM 24-bit color image that is formatted in text format. Each pixel is assigned a number from 0 to 65536 that defines the color of the pixel. Other information included in a PPM file includes the image height and width, whitespace data, and the maximum color value.
Because the PPM format is uncompressed and is inefficient compared to other image formats, it is seldom used for saving large image files.
The default software associated to ppm file type:
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.
Company or developer:
XnView MP is the enhanced version of XnView Classic. It is a free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).
List of software applications associated to the .ppm 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 ppm file, edit ppm file, convert ppm file, view ppm file, play ppm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 ppm files.
- Open ppm file
- Save ppm file
- Edit ppm file
- View ppm file
- Convert ppm file
- Create ppm file
- Import ppm file
- Export ppm file
- Print ppm file
- Others ppm file
Software that open ppm file - Portable pixelmap graphic
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