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PHP file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .php file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .php file?
  • What program do I need to open a .php file?
  • How can the .php file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .php files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ PHP Script

PHP file is a PHP Script. PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.
Mime-type: application/x-httpd-php
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PHP aliases:
php2, php3, php4, php5, phps, pht, phtm, phtml
PHP related links:
PHP related extensions:
Active Server Page

Hypertext Markup Language Document

Perl Script

Cascading Style Sheets

Python Script

JSP Markup Language

JRun Server Application

Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension HTML

ColdFusion Markup Language

Homestead Sitebuilder Document

✅ Callisto PhotoParade Slideshow

PHP file is a Callisto PhotoParade Slideshow.
PHP format description not yet available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PHP aliases:
PHP related links:
PHP related extensions:

Other types of files may also use the .php file extension.

🔄 .php converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .php files to other formats:


For example, using the softwares above, a .php file can be converted into one of the following formats:

ica, vic, dcm, vid, pbm, vpb, dd, xwd, jpx, ima, fit, x, cat, ai, ps

🚫 The .php file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

hp, hpp, lhp, pbp, pgp, ph, phl, pho, pjp, pmp, pnp, pp, pph, ptp, pup

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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Primo Emulator Tape Image
Icon Phile Scheme
Amazon Kindle Public Highlights Data
Pegasus Mail POP3 Filter Rules
Adobe Premiere Meta-Plugin
Amstrad CPC Perfect Pix Image
PHPMaker Project
BrainVoyager QX Spherical Map
Portable Media Player Video

🔴 Can't open a .php file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .php file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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