HDP File Type

- The quick facts

What are HDP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a HDP 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 HDP file?

The .hdp file extension is most commonly associated with files containing HD photos. The HDP files store compressed raster images. This file format was developed by Microsoft. It is used for the creation of high-resolution photo images. HDP files are similar to JPG files, but the HDP file format uses a higher rate of compression and the compression format is lossless rather than lossy.

The .hdp file extension is also used for Magix Musstu files.

How to open HDP files

Important: Different programs may use files with the HDP file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your HDP 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 HDP openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: March 17, 2022

Suggest another file format using extension HDP

While we know of one file format using the .HDP 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 .HDP file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Pixillion Image ConverterPixillion Image ConverterUser submitted
Express ZipExpress ZipUser submitted
WavePad Sound EditorWavePad Sound EditorUser submitted
IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
HoneyviewHoneyviewUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
FastPictureViewerFastPictureViewerUser submitted
Corel PaintShop ProCorel PaintShop ProUser submitted
Zoner Photo StudioZoner Photo StudioUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted