Open PUB File
PUB file extension is most commonly used by
First version of Microsoft Publisher for Windows was released in 1991. Since then 8 more versions were released. PUB files can be opened in read-only mode by the trial version of Microsoft Publisher even if the trial period has ended.
Another program that can open PUB files is "Pretty Good Privacy" (PGP) cryptography application. It uses these files for storing public portions of asymmetrical encryption/decryption keys.
Open PUB File on Windows OS
- Find a PUB file in question in Windows File Explorer and double click on it.
- If a file is not opened in an application and you instead get a "Windows can't open a file" error message you should try looking for an application which can open the PUB file in question.
- If you know the application which can open PUB file then run it and see if there is a File->Open option in the application main menu.
- If you don't know the application which can open PUB file then try to search for "PUB wiki", "application to open PUB file" or "PUB file" queries in the search engine you like.
- Install the application you found and check if it can open PUB file
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