REP File Type

- The quick facts

What are REP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a REP 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 REP file?

Files that contain the .rep file extension are most commonly associated with replay files that are used by a variety of different gaming applications. These REP files contains frames or scenes from a particular game, capturing information about a particular period of game play.

REP files allow gamers to share game replays and create game play instructions for other gamers to use. The REP file does not contain any actual video data, however, as these files only contain the captured frame information that can be replayed in the game itself.

Popular games that use the REP file format include Grand Theft Auto and StarCraft.

How to open REP files

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

Last updated: January 18, 2022

Suggest another file format using extension REP

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of REP files. Remember, different programs may use REP 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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