What is PPF File Extension?


PPF stands for Pathtrace Part Format which has been originated by Pathtrace Engineering Systems. The format is used by EdgeCAM CAD/CAM to design machine components with the help of manufacturing programs.  The file extension efficiently saves component models, machine code, display textures, and various other properties. Machine codes like toolpaths and geometry are saved in the format.


It is counted under Data Part files.

Supportive Apps

It supports  various programs including


PPF Studio


CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X7


It has been developed by EdgeCAM.

MIME Types

It has one MIME type- application/octet-stream


50 4B 03 04 0A 00 02 00    (PK......)

PPF-O-Matric Patch

PPF files are considered patch file in the app which gives permission for patch disc image files. The extension is then .iso and .bin. It comes under the data file category.

Transit NXT Project

PPF files created under the app are known as project files. The extension is .tpf and .txf.

How to open or view PPF File Extension

Users can view the file format using the EdgeCAM app. The whole data is opened without any glitch.