The File Extensions Database

.8PBS File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Raster Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .8PBS file?

.8PBS is Adobe Photoshop Macintosh File

File created by the Mac version of Adobe Photoshop before Photoshop used file extensions on the Mac; stores graphics that have been created or edited with the software.

NOTE: 8PBS is the file type code displayed in the Type/Creator section of the file. It may not be used as an actual file extension.

Programs that open Adobe Photoshop Macintosh File
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019

How to solve problems with 8PBS files

  • Associate the 8PBS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any 8PBS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.8PBS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the 8PBS file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .8PBS is Adobe Photoshop Macintosh File. Because only the current version supports the latest 8PBS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems manufacturer website after an available .8PBS is Adobe Photoshop Macintosh File update.
  • To make sure that your 8PBS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.