.PAGES File Extension

Pages Document

What is a .pages file? The .pages file extension is created by Apple’s “Pages” application. Since PAGES files are stored in .ZIP format, you may also manually view a PAGES file's contents by ext...

General Information

Title PAGES File Extension
Extension .pages
Full Form Pages Document
File Type Word Processing Document
Developer Apple Inc.
MIME Type application/x-iwork-pages-sffpages

File Function

Primary Function Document creation
Additional Functions Text formatting, Image insertion
Features Templates, Graphics

File Characteristics

Quality High-resolution
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Document Writing Yes
Resume Creation Yes
Report Generation Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Macros disabled
Best Practices Regular updates, Password protection

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2005
Latest Version Pages 11.0 (2021)

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .docx, .doc, .rtf

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Pages on macOS Free macOS
Pages on iOS Free iOS, iPadOS
iCloud Pages Free with Apple ID Web Browser