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CPP file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cpp - CA-Cricket Presents Presentation

The CPP document files are related to CA-Cricket Presents. CPP file is a CA-Cricket Presents Presentation. CA-Cricket Presents was a presentation program developed for Apple Macintosh and Microsoft Windows. The CA-Cricket Presents seems to be no longer supported.

CA-Cricket Presents
Document files
- / -
CA-Cricket Presents Presentation related extensions:
Sealed SWF Document
Sealed PDF Document
Sealed PowerPoint Presentation
TurboCalc Spreadsheet Document
IR Prognosis Atlas Document
Dolphin PartMaster Drawing Document

.c++ - C++ Source Code

The C++ development files are related to Microsoft Visual Studio. C++ file is a C++ Source Code. C++ is a general-purpose programming language. It is a statically-typed free-form multi-paradigm language supporting procedural programming, data abstraction, object-oriented programming, and generic programming.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Development files
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cc, cplusplus, cpp, cxx
C++ Source Code related extensions:
NESL Source Code
NI LabWindows User Interface Data
Virtual NanoLab Script
Axeda Builder Project
YAGL Script
RUR-PLE Solution

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

Can't open a .cpp 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 .cpp file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

clp, cop, cp, cpl, cpo, dpp, fpp, pcp, pp, spp, vpp, xpp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Fortran Source Code
Serif PhotoPlus Picture
Control Panel Item
GoDot Image
Capture One Preview Image
FPS Creator Prefab Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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