.PTN File Extension

PaperPort Thumbnail File

PTN files belong to the Data Files category. PaperPort software supports PTN files. PaperPort was developed by Nuance Communications, Inc. More information on PTN files and PaperPort software is on th...

General Information

Title PTN File Extension
Extension .ptn
Full Form PaperPort Thumbnail File
File Type Data File
Developer Nuance Communications
MIME Type application/vnd.nuance.paperport

File Function

Primary Function Store thumbnails
Additional Functions Facilitate preview
Features Indexed, Quick access

File Characteristics

Quality Low resolution
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable No

Use Cases

Document Management Yes
File Organization Yes
Scanning Software Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Regular backups

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Unknown
Latest Version Depends on software

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .max, .pdf

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Nuance PaperPort Commercial Windows
Visioneer OneTouch Commercial Windows