CPR File Type

- The quick facts

What are CPR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CPR file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a CPR file?

The .cpr file extension is used for a data file format that was developed by Steinberg Media Technologies GMBH. The CPR file format is used as the default project output file format of the Cubase software, which is a music editing and authoring tool. Also known as Cubase project files, these .cpr files are generated by the Cubase software.These CPR files contain digital audio data with specific enhancements and audio editing attributes that are 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 format 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 view the content of a CPR file. This program can also be used to create and edit .cpr files. This program has versions for Microsoft Windows PCs and Mac OS X computers.

How to open CPR files

Important: Different programs may use files with the CPR file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CPR file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different CPR openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: August 20, 2021

Suggest another file format using extension CPR

While we know of one file format using the .CPR file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .CPR file.

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
Cubase LE AI ElementsCubase LE AI ElementsUser submitted
Adobe CaptivateAdobe CaptivateUser submitted
CubaseCubaseUser submitted
Cubase SXCubase SXUser submitted
ConTEXTConTEXTUser submitted
CX-ConfiguratorFDTCX-ConfiguratorFDTUser submitted
Cubase LECubase LEUser submitted
CXConfiguratorFDTCXConfiguratorFDTUser submitted
RikCADRikCADUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CPR-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CPR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!