cannot open .ps file

ps file report from adobe is getting below error

adobe reader could not open "xxxx.ps" because it is either not suported  file type or because the file has been damaged
techpAsked:
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jmcgOwnerCommented:
A file with a .ps suffix is a Postscript file. If you open it with a text editor, you can see it's kind of like a program telling the Postscript interpreter in the printer where to put the marks on the page.

Adobe Reader can't open these files. You need to send it through a PDF printer emulator to get a PDF file, which is the type of file Adobe Reader is designed to read.

There are free PDF printer emulator programs available. The one I use most often is called PDF Creator.
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techpAuthor Commented:
post script viewer is already installed on the system
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jmcgOwnerCommented:
So please explain your question again. If you have a program that can open a .ps file and render it for viewing, why were you opening it with Acrobat Reader?
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techpAuthor Commented:
even there is ps viewer , it opens normally in adobe  . this time it got error as below
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BillDLCommented:
To eliminate the possibility of file corruption, you need to try and open the file on another computer that has the same software installed, or try out a couple of free image viewing/editing programs that are able to open and display *.PS files, for example:  http://www.xnview.com/en/xnview/
Most image editing programs require a plugin like GhostScript to be installed, but it looks like XnView can do this using its own resources.

If the file opens properly on another computer or in different software, then you should reinstall Adobe Acrobat Reader and your "post script viewer" software.
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BillDLCommented:
Thank you techp
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