3GP file format description
Many people share .3gp files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .3gp file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .3gp files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.3gp - 3GP Video File
The 3GP video files are related to QuickTime Player. 3GP file is a 3GP Video. 3GP is a video format specially developed for third generation mobile devices. It is based on the MP4 file format.
- QuickTime Player
- Video files
- - / -
- 3g, 3gpp, 3pg
- 3GP Video File related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .3gp file extension. Even harmful programs can create .3gp files. Be especially cautious with .3gp files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .3gp file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .3gp file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
g3p, egp, rgp, wgp, gp
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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