The PSID file extension is related to the Adobe Postscript and used for its image data files.

There is one other file type using
the PSID file extension!

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PSID file extension - Adobe Postscript image data file

What is psid file? How to open psid files?

File type specification:

Vector graphic file type icon Vector graphic file type

psid file icon: psid filetype icon

The PSID file extension is associated with the Adobe Postscript. The *.psid file contains image saved in printer-readable format (ASCII - text/graphics).

Adobe Postscript is a computer programming language used to visualize vector graphics.

The default software associated to open psid file:

Adobe Illustrator icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Illustrator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud. It is a direct competitor to programs like CorelDraw. Illustrator allows users  to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium.

The latest version, Illustrator CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Illustrator CS6.

Adobe Illustrator for Mac icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Illustrator for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Mac version of Adobe Illustrator, a vector graphics editor that is part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. The newest member of Illustrator family is the CC version available in Creative Cloud bundle. 

Help how to open:

Use Adobe Illustrator, or Photoshop to view content of the Adobe Postscript files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .psid file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

Software that open psid file - Adobe Postscript image data file

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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