Files with ps file extension are commonly used by MPEG program stream format.

There are 2 other file types using
the PS file extension!

ps - Adobe PostScript document [common]

empty - Paul Shields song file

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Software that open ps file

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PS file extension - MPEG program stream format

What is ps file? How to open ps files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The ps file extension is related to MPEG program stream format, a data container used to multiplexing  digital audio, video and other data.

Multimedia data in MPEG program stream are stored in MPEG-1, MPEG-2 video, MPEG-1audio (MP3, MP2, MP1) or MPEG-2 audio.

Rarely, It can also contain MPEG-4 video and AAC audio.

The MPEG program stream format is recommended for disk recorders.

MIME types:

The default software associated to open ps file:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logoVLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
VideoLAN Project Team

Very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other operating systems and platforms.

VLC can playback many of the video formats (AVI, MKV, OGV, WMV, ASF, MOV...) and audio formats (MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, FLAC...) as well as support of subtitles for video. It can also be used as a streaming server and multimedia transcoder.

Help how to open:

Use VLC Player to playback *.ps files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ps 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 ps file, edit ps file, convert ps file, view ps file, play ps file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

ps file players - programs that can play ps file - MPEG program stream format

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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