PUBfile extension

Publisher Document

Have trouble opening the .pub extension? Don't panic! This page explains pub files and suggests programs you may use to open pub files. You can download these programs through this page!


What is PUB file?

A PUB file is a document from Microsoft Publisher used in professional and marketing documents. This file contains page layouts with design elements (text, shapes, vector/raster graphics). The user saves brochures, newsletters, and many other documents as a PUB file.

Additional data

Designers will love using Microsoft Publisher to develop marketing materials with other documents. This software is part of Microsoft 365 software.

Saving a document in Publisher creates a PUB file to store the document's content.


How to open PUB file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the pub extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the pub file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the pub file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open PUB files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your pub file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.