PES file converter How to convert PES file?

What is PES file?


The .pes file extension is a format used for embroidery files in Brother embroidery machines. It has been around since the 1980s. The .pes file extension is commonly associated with Brother sewing machines, but it can be used on other types of embroidery software as well. Open the file in a text editor and you will see an XML file that looks like: <DESCRIPTION "Home Sweet Home"> </OBSTEM> </OBJECT> </PES></p><p>—</p><p>Although the term is not widely-used, the .PES file extension is often used for embroidery files.</p><p>A .PES file contains data for embroidery machines to use when they are running. It allows them to convert images, text, and other graphics into stitches on fabric.</p><p>The .PES file extension was patented by Brother in 1985 for its EMBRODER software. The software enables users to create embroidery designs on their computers and then export them as a file with the extension of .PES.</p>

PES Format details


Full Name Brother Embroidery Format
Developer N/A
Category Misc Files

Software, that convert PES files


The easiest way to convert a PES file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle PES files. Open your PES file with one of them and save in another file format.


PES Converters

  • ArtLink
  • OESD ARTsizer
  • Convert It, Mac
  • Janome Digitalizer Pro
  • Embird Embroidery Software
  • Ambassador
  • 6 PES converters

PES conversions