There are 10 other file types using
the PRO file extension!

empty - General project file [common]

empty - Prolog programming language source code

empty - PowerRender object

empty - APE Atari disk image

empty - IDL programming language source code

empty - Various games data

empty - COREX prosodic annotation

empty - ProPresenter export data

empty - Adobe Proto design

empty - PATCHMASTER data

PRO file extension - Profile file

What is pro file? How to open pro files?

File extension pro is often used by various program for profile and configuration files.

A profile generally contains saved settings, which are used to help users to quickly change between various saved configurations.

Profiles might contain data about GUI elements and saved positions of window, various program settings, default locations and parameters etc.

These files are only usable in the program that created them, and are usually not meant to be opened directly, rather the program looks for them in specific location.

Updated: November 14, 2023

The default software associated to open pro file:

Pro/Engineer (Creo Elements/Pro) icon

Parametric Technology Corporation logoPro/Engineer (Creo Elements/Pro)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Parametric Technology Corporation

Pro/Engineer is integrated 3D CAD/CAM/CAE solution used to mechanical engineering, design and manufacturing. First version was released in 1997. Pro/Engineer runs on Microsoft Windows and Unix. In 2010 Pro/Engineer was renamed on Creo Elements/Pro.

Help how to open:

Settings file are automativally changed when you change your properties or settings in your program. These files are generally not meant to be accessed directly.

How to convert:

It is unlikely this file type can be converted to anything else.

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

Settings file type for software that use pro file - Profile file

Programs supporting the exension pro on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for settings pro file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with pro file by default:
Pro/Engineer (Creo Elements/Pro) small icon Pro/Engineer (Creo Elements/Pro)
Other suggested software:
Qt SDK small icon Qt SDK
Pegasus Mail small icon Pegasus Mail
Jabbim small icon Jabbim

Microsoft MS-DOS:

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