What is a .PTS File And How To Open It – Avid Technology

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .pts 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. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pts file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .PTS file?

The file extension .PTS comes from Pro Tools Session. This file extension was developed by Avid Technology. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .PTS file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .PTS file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Avid Pro Tools software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Avid Pro Tools.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PTS 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 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 Avid Pro Tools software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PTS file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .pts file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Avid Pro Tools software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Avid Pro Tools.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PTS 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: 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 Avid Pro Tools software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PTS file?

If you cannot open the .PTS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .PTS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pts – New House Internet Services. 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 .PTS file with the Avid Pro Tools program on Windows and Avid Pro Tools program on Mac.