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What are CPR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CPR file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your CPR files.

What is a CPR file?

CPR files have multiple uses, and Cubase Project is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Cubase Project File

The .cpr file extension is used for a data file format developed by Steinberg Media Technologies GMBH. The CPR file format is the default project output file format of the Cubase software, a music editing, and authoring tool.

These CPR files contain digital audio data with specific enhancements, and audio editing attributes provided by the Cubase software. Upon finalizing a .cpr project file in Cubase, the user may opt to save the project in a more standard audio file formats like MP3 or WAV.

These CPR files may also store relevant metadata info like creation date and time stamps, among other details. The Cubase software can be used to open and play the content of a CPR file. This program can also be used to create and edit .cpr files.

How to open CPR files

We have identified one CPR opener that is compatible with this specific type of CPR file.

Programs that open Cubase Project files


Last updated: February 24, 2023

All known file formats using extension .CPR

While Cubase Project File is a popular type of CPR-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .CPR file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Amstrad CPC Plus Cartridge Image

The Amstrad Colour Personal Computer (Amstrad CPC) is a home computer released by Amstrad in 1984. It gained some popularity but was up against more popular competitors like the legendary Commodore 64. A CPR file contains the contents of a hardware cartridge, usually containing a game. The CPR file can be used to play the game in an Amstrad software emulator instead of using the real hardware.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different CPR openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of CPR files. Remember, different programs may use CPR files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

ArchiCADArchiCADUser submitted
Adobe CaptivateAdobe CaptivateUser submitted
ConTEXTConTEXTUser submitted
CX-ConfiguratorFDTCX-ConfiguratorFDTUser submitted
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RikCADRikCADUser submitted
CX-ProfibusCX-ProfibusUser submitted
ECCE TERRAM GmbH eccePhotoECCE TERRAM GmbH eccePhotoUser submitted
Cygnus AssistCygnus AssistUser submitted

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