.PPF File Extension

File Type:
PlayStation Patch Format File

Having trouble opening .ppf extension? Don't panic! This page explains what ppf files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open ppf files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a PPF file?

Ppf file extension has PlayStation Patch Format file type, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Commonly used by PlayStation games, the patch file allows updating video game ROMs. It can be also applied when patching NES, SNES, N64, and PSP games. Users can create PPF files via PPF Studio and access them through PPF-O-Matic.

Unlike .IPS files, PPF files do not have the limit of patching only the first 16MB of a file. Thus, users are free to use PPF files for patching ISO disc images.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

ppf file icon
File Type:
PlayStation Patch Format File
Game Files

How to open PPF file?

Double click the ppf file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .ppf extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the ppf extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the ppf file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open PPF files

  • Windows Windows
    • PPF Studio PPF Studio
    • PPF-O-Matic PPF-O-Matic

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the ppf file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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