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What are XMP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an XMP file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your XMP files.

What is an XMP file?

XMP files have multiple uses, and XMind Marker is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

XMind Marker File

XMind is a mind-mapping software used to write down and organize ideas. It uses XMP files for "markers", which are symbols that can be associated with tasks stored in an idea or brainstorm project. A marker is basically an icon file, and can thus resemble anything from smileys to arrows.

How to open XMP files

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

Programs that open XMind Marker files


Last updated: May 26, 2024

All known file formats using extension .XMP

While XMind Marker File is a popular type of XMP-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .XMP file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Adobe Extensible Metadata Platform

XMP is an acronym for Extensible Metadata Platform. Files that contain the .xmp file extension normally store metadata information that describes an associated image, database, or web document file.

The XMP file format was created by Adobe as a part of the Adobe Extensible Metadata Platform. An XMP file can contain various information about the associated file, such as the file description, author, copyright information, title, and keywords. These details are saved in the standard metadata format, making it searchable by XMP-compatible applications.

The XMP files are used to organize large volumes of files into a searchable database.

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