CEPT file format description

Many people share .cept files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cept file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cept files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cept - Creative Element Power Tools Data

The CEPT data files are related to Creative Element Power Tools. The CEPT file is a Creative Element Power Tools Data. Creative Element Power Tools is a suite of tools and settings for Microsoft Windows. The Creative Element Power Tools seems to be no longer supported.

Creative Element Power Tools
Data files
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Creative Element Power Tools Data related extensions:
Adobe PageMaker Printer Description
V-Ray Light Cache Data
e4Clicks Project Estimator Import Data
MATLAB Distributed Computing Server Saved Session
Dinkey Dongle Parameter File
Adobe Photoshop for Mac Color Table Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cept file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cept files. Be especially cautious with .cept files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cept 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.

The .cept file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

celt, cep, ceph, cet, cpt, crpt, cwpt, ept

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Mail.dat Component File
Ccrypt Encrypted File
CostOS Estimating Project
Casio WK-1800 Pattern Sequerncer Pattern
Atari ST Canvas Compressed Image
Corel Photo-Paint Image

Operating systems

DataTypes.net currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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