TRP File

What are TRP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a TRP 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 TRP file?

TRP files have multiple uses, and MPEG-2 HD Transport Stream Video is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

MPEG-2 HD Transport Stream Video File

The TRP file format is used for a digital video file type with MPEG-2 video encoding specifications. These TRP files are also known as MPEG-2 HD video files.

A TRP file also contains digital audio that has been encoded using the A3C codec. These .trp files are used for high-definition transportation protocols for DVD (digital video broadcasting) streams. Certain set-top TV boxes and digital video recorders use these TRP files for DVD streams.

These .trp files can be played using video players and multimedia tools like the VLC media player, created by the VideoLAN Project Team. Other digital video converters and editing applications may also be used to create, open, edit and convert these TRP files into other standard digital video formats.

How to open TRP files

We have identified four TRP openers that are compatible with this specific type of TRP file.

Programs that open MPEG-2 HD Transport Stream Video files

Last updated: December 19, 2022

More file formats using the TRP extension

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

  • EggPaint Bitmap
  • True Colour Picture Bitmap

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

TOPO! ExplorerTOPO! ExplorerDiscontinued
K-Lite Mega Codec PackK-Lite Mega Codec PackVerified
PowerDVDPowerDVDUser submitted
SyncUPSyncUPUser submitted
Nero MediaHubNero MediaHubUser submitted
MPC-HCMPC-HCUser submitted
Nero Kwik MediaNero Kwik MediaUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
AVS Media PlayerAVS Media PlayerUser submitted
PotPlayerPotPlayerUser submitted

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