UPS File Type

- The quick facts

What are UPS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an UPS 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 an UPS file?

An .UPS file is a VisualBoyAdvance UPS Patch file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open UPS files

Important: Different programs may use files with the UPS file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your UPS file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different UPS openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 11, 2021

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Ultra FractalUltra FractalUser submitted
Ultra Fractal Standard EditionUltra Fractal Standard EditionUser submitted
UPS ApplicationUPS ApplicationUser submitted
Ultra Fractal Animation EditionUltra Fractal Animation EditionUser submitted
VisualBoyAdvance emulatorVisualBoyAdvance emulatorUser submitted

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