The File Extensions Database


.PIMA File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems Incorporated
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .PIMA file?

.PIMA is Adobe Application Manager update package

The pima file extension is associated with the Adobe Application Manager utility installed with Adobe Creative Suite that allows users to manage and install updates of Adobe applications.

The pima file stores package of various data used with update processes.

Adobe Creative Suite standalone applications was replaced by Adobe Creative Cloud subscription service.


How to open:

These files are loaded Adobe Creative apps during the patching procedure.

How to convert:

A conversion is unlikely, as these files are used for update proccess.

How to solve problems with PIMA files

  • Associate the PIMA file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any PIMA file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.PIMA files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the PIMA 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 .PIMA is Adobe Application Manager update package. Because only the current version supports the latest PIMA file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems Incorporated manufacturer website after an available .PIMA is Adobe Application Manager update package update.
  • To make sure that your PIMA file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.