What is a .PMP File And How To Open It – Sony

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .pmp extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .pmp file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PMP file?

The .PMP file extension is PlayStation Portable Movie. The creator of this file extension is Sony. The file is a video related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .pmp file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .PMP file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PMP file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PMP file on Mac

The .pmp file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PMP file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .PMP file on Linux

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .pmp file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .PMP file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .PMP file?

If you cannot open the .PMP file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .PMP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pmp – Autodesk, .pmp – Nintendo. 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 .PMP file with the FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Mac and FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.