File Extension Library

.APS File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .APS files and how to open them?

Can't open .APS 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 .APS file.

What is a .APS file extension?

.APS file extension is created by Microsoft. .APS has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .APS file is Binary.

.APS is Visual C++ Resource File

File created by Microsoft Visual C++, a software development application; stores the binary representation of a resource included with the project; enables the application to load resources more quickly.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual C++ Resource File
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
File Type 2 Greeting Card Studio Project File
Developer by: AMS Software Category: Raster Image Files Format: Binary

Project file created by Greeting Card Studio, a program used for creating greeting cards; may contain digital photos, graphics, and text, as well as gradients and clip art; used for printing cards and sending them to friends and family.

APS files can be exported to bitmap image formats including .BMP, .JPG, .GIF, .PNG, and .TIF.

NOTE: Greeting Card Studio is also another software product developed by Software Depot Online. It saves greeting card projects using .GCDP files, which are not compatible with AMS Software's Greeting Card Studio.

List of all softwares that can open the Greeting Card Studio Project File
AMS Greeting Card Studio

How to fix problems with .APS files

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