Accepted File Formats

We can accept a wide variety of file formats (below), however we prefer all files to be submitted as PDF files to minimize any font, image, text, or formatting complications. (See Create an Artwork PDF)

Preparation Tips See our File Preparations Tips for details on submitting the highest quality files to eliminate extra file charges or production delays.

Accepted File Types Index
Desktop Publishing
Document Files
Presentation Files
Raster Graphics Files
Database & Spreadsheet Files
Vector Graphics Files
 
Desktop Publishing Files
.INDD – Adobe InDesign
.PMD – Adobe PageMaker
.PUB – Microsoft Publisher
.FM – Adobe FrameMaker
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Document Files (Text and Plain Text)
.AI – Adobe Illustrator
.ASC – ASCII text
.DOC – Microsoft Word document
.DOCX – Office Open XML document
.DOT – Microsoft Word document template
.DOTX – Office Open XML text document template
.PDF – Portable Document Format
.RPT – Crystal Reports
.RTF – Rich Text document
.TXT – ASCII or Unicode plaintext
.WPD – WordPerfect document
.WPS – Microsoft Works document
.WPT – Microsoft Works document template
.XML – eXtensible Markup Language
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Presentation Files
.PPT – Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
.PPTX – Office Open XML Presentation
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Raster Graphics Files (images as a group of pixels)
.ASE – Adobe Swatch

.BLP – Blizzard Entertainment proprietary texture format
.CPT – Corel PHOTO-PAINT image
.CR2 - Canon camera raw format. 
.GIF – CompuServe's Graphics Interchange Format
.JPEG – Joint Photographic Experts Group – a lossy image format widely used to display photographic images.
.PCT – Apple Macintosh PICT image
.PNG – Portable Network Graphic lossless, for display and edition of graphic images
.PSD – Adobe Photoshop Drawing
.RAW – General term for image data acquired by a digital camera
.TIF – Tagged Image File Format
.TIFF – Tagged Image File Format
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Database & Spreadsheet Files
.CSV – Comma-Separated Values
.TAB – tab delimited columns; also TSV
.TXT – tab delimited columns
.WKS – Microsoft Works
.XLS – Microsoft Excel worksheet sheet (97–2003)
.XLT – Microsoft Excel worksheet template
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Vector Graphics Files (graphics using geometric primitives such as points, lines, curves, and polygons to represent images).
.CDR – CorelDRAW Document
.CMX – CorelDRAW vector image
.PS – PostScript 
.SVG – Scalable Vector Graphics, employs XML
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A-Z List
.AI – Adobe Illustrator Document
.ASC – ASCII text
.CSV – ASCII text as comma-separated values, used in spreadsheets and database management systems
.CSV – Comma-Separated Values
.DOC – Microsoft Word document
.DOCX – Office Open XML document
.GIF – CompuServe's Graphics Interchange Format
.JPEG – Joint Photographic Experts Group – a lossy image format widely used to display photographic images.
.JPG – Joint Photographic Experts Group – a lossy image format widely used to display photographic images.
.JPS – JPEG Stereo
.PCT – Apple Macintosh PICT image
.PDF – Portable Document Format
.PMD – Adobe PageMaker
.PNG – Portable Network Graphic lossless, for display and edition of graphic images
.PPT – Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
.PS – PostScript 
.PUB – Microsoft Publisher
.RAW – General term for image data acquired by a digital camera
.RPT – Crystal Reports
.RTF – Rich Text document
.SVG – Scalable Vector Graphics, employs XML
.TAB – tab delimited columns; also TSV
.TIF – Tagged Image File Format
.TIFF – Tagged Image File Format
.TXT – ASCII or Unicode plaintext
.TXT – tab delimited columns
.WMF – Windows Meta File
.WPD – WordPerfect document
.WPS – Microsoft Works document
.WPT – Microsoft Works document template
.XLR – Microsoft Works version 6.0
.XLS – Microsoft Excel worksheet sheet (97–2003)
.XLSX – Office Open XML worksheet sheet
.XLT – Microsoft Excel worksheet template
.XML – eXtensible Markup Language

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