MXP File Type

- The quick facts

What are MXP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MXP 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 MXP file?

MXP files have multiple uses, and Macromedia Extension Package is one of them.

Macromedia Extension Package

Files with the .mxp extension are most commonly associated with Adobe Creative Suite (renamed after Adobe acquired Macromedia). The MXP files contain add-ons that are used to add features and functions to the software. They commonly contain new menus and toolbars that enhance the software features. These files can be managed using the program's extension manager.

How to open MXP files

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

Programs that open Macromedia Extension Package files

Last updated: January 20, 2022

All known file formats using extension .MXP

While Macromedia Extension Package is a popular type of MXP-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .MXP extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

MasterCook Export File

These MXP files are recipes exported in a proprietary format by the MasterCook recipe management software.

MXP opener for Windows

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

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Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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