MPP File Type

- The quick facts

What are MPP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MPP 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 MPP file?

MPP files have multiple uses, and Project File from Microsoft Project is one of them.

Project File from Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project is used for tracking, organizing, and progress monitoring of projects for both business and personal use. It allows users to control schedules, workload, finances, and other project elements. It also enables team members to collaborate on projects and stay up-to-date regarding the status of a project in progress.

Microsoft Project is now included with Microsoft's Office Suite as of the 2010 version of Microsoft Office.

How to open MPP files

We have identified 2 MPP openers that are compatible with this specific type of MPP file.

Programs that open Project File from Microsoft Project files

Microsoft ProjectMicrosoft ProjectVerified

Last updated: March 24, 2022

More file formats using the MPP extension

Through our research of MPP files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Multi Palette Picture Bitmap

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
MplayerMplayerUser submitted
AVS Media PlayerAVS Media PlayerUser submitted
UMPlayerUMPlayerUser submitted
MediaMonkeyMediaMonkeyUser submitted
MOOS Project ViewerMOOS Project ViewerUser submitted
Steelray Project ViewerSteelray Project ViewerUser submitted
Seavus Project Viewer ApplicationSeavus Project Viewer ApplicationUser submitted
Video Convert MasterVideo Convert MasterUser submitted

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