File Extension Library

.12U File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems Incorporated
  • Category: Font and typeface Files

What are .12U files and how to open them?

Can't open .12U file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .12U file.

What is a .12U file extension?

.12U file extension is created by Adobe Systems Incorporated. .12U has been classified as Font and typeface Files.

.12U is Adobe PageMaker font

The 12u file extension is associated with the Adobe PageMaker a tool for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac used to create publications such as brochures and newsletters.

The 12u file contains printer font with PI font set (MS-DOS).

.12U file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .12U file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.

How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .12u file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to fix problems with .12U files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .12U files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .12U file format
  2. You need to check the .12U file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)