What is a .P2S File And How To Open It – PCSX2

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .p2s extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .p2s file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .P2S file?

The .P2S file extension is PCSX2 Saved State. This file extension was developed by PCSX2. The format of this game related file is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .p2s file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .P2S file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .P2S file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .P2S file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .p2s file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the PCSX2 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: PCSX2.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .P2S file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the PCSX2 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .P2S file on Linux

The .p2s file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the PCSX2 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use PCSX2 software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .P2S file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the PCSX2 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .P2S file?

If you are still unable to open the .P2S file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .P2S file.p2z – Bondware, .p3 – Oracle, .p3d – PeakWork, .p3d – Panda3D, .p3e – Adobe Systems. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .P2S file with the PCSX2 program on Windows and PCSX2 software on Linux.