What is a .PQ File And How To Open It – Acqualia (Easy Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .pq extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .pq file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PQ file?

The .PQ file extension comes from Picturesque Preset. This file extension was developed by Acqualia. The file is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .pq file on 1 platform.

How to open a .PQ file?

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

How to open a .PQ file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .pq file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Acqualia Picturesque software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PQ 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

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

Still cannot open the .PQ file?

If you are still unable to open the .PQ file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PQ file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pq – Eric Fredricksen. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .PQ file with the Acqualia Picturesque program on Mac.