File Extension Library


.PPKG File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Corporation
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .PPKG file?

.PPKG file extension is created by Microsoft Corporation. .PPKG has been classified as Various data Files.

.PPKG is Microsoft Windows provisioning package

The ppkg file extension is primarily associated with the Microsoft Windows family of operating systems for desktop PCs, tablets and smart phones and used for one of its components.

The ppkg file stores some kind of data used by Windows provisioning tool, which is used for managing provisioning and configuration at runtime in a device.


How to open:

These packages are accessed by Windows provisioning tool only.

How to convert:

It is unlikely that this file type is meant to be converted to anything else.

How to Open .PPKG file on different platforms

Open .PPKG File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PPKG
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PPKG file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PPKG files" Press "Ok"

Open .PPKG File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PPKG file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .PPKG File on Linux

Right click on the .PPKG file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PPKG File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PPKG file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .PPKG File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .PPKG files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PPKG files

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