File Extension Library

.PPR File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .PPR file?

.PPR file extension is created by IBM. .PPR has been classified as Data Files.

.PPR is Cognos PowerPlay Report File

File generated by Cognos PowerPlay, an OLAP application used for business intelligence analysis; saves a report which can contain charts, graphs, and data tables from statistical analyses; used for competitive intelligence, business performance analysis, financial summaries, and for making projections.

List of all softwares that can open the Cognos PowerPlay Report File
IBM Cognos PowerPlay
IBM Cognos PowerPlay
File Type 2:

Project Planner Reader File

Developer by: Accord Software & Systems Category: Data Files Format: Binary

File created by SmartWorks Project Planner, a program used for creating project plans; includes tasks, resources, timelines, and critical paths for a project; can be reviewed using Project Planner Reader, a free application for viewing PPR files.

PPR files can be converted into Microsoft Project Exchange (.MPX) files.

List of all softwares that can open the Project Planner Reader File
Accord SmartWorks Project Planner Reader
File Type 3:

ORF Report File

Developer by: Vamsoft Category: Data Files

Report file generated by ORF, a spam filter for Microsoft Exchange servers; contains spam filtering report information and enables the ORF reporting component to provide reports.

List of all softwares that can open the ORF Report File
VamSoft ORF

How to Open .PPR file on different platforms

Open .PPR File on Windows

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

Open .PPR File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PPR 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 .PPR File on Linux

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

Open .PPR File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PPR 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 .PPR 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 .PPR files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PPR files

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