.psd

File Type Adobe Photoshop Document IconAdobe Photoshop Document
File Format Proprietary (Adobe Systems)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

A PSD file is a Photoshop document. It is an image file that may contain multiple layers and may be saved in one of several different color modes. PSDs also contain metadata and other information recognized by Photoshop.

Info About Adobe Photoshop

Photoshop is a popular professional graphics editing program. It is designed primarily for editing raster images, such as digital photos, but also supports vector graphics and 3D images. Photoshop documents may include multiple layers and may be saved in one of many different color modes.

Open With
Windows

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Photoshop Elements

IconAdobe Illustrator

macOS

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Photoshop Elements

IconAdobe Illustrator

Unix

IconGIMP

Updated August 20, 2009
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