>> FP8 file

FP8 file format description

Many people share .fp8 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .fp8 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .fp8 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.fp8 - Fast PAQ8 Compressed File

The FP8 archive files are related to Fast PAQ8. FP8 file is a Fast PAQ8 Compressed File. Fast PAQ8 is based on paq8px_v69 compressor.

Fast PAQ8
Archive files
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Fast PAQ8 Compressed File related extensions:
Bzip Compressed Tape Archive
Bzip2 Compressed Tape Archive
Tape Archive
Symbian Install Package
Zaurus Install Package
Zaurus Archive

Naturally, other applications may also use the .fp8 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .fp8 files. Be especially cautious with .fp8 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .fp8 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 .fp8 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

tp8, cp8, vp8, p8, fp, fpi

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

MODTRAN Spectral Output Data
CP8 256 Grayscale Image
WebM VP8 Video
FileMaker Pro Document
TIFF Final Page
FPS Creator Intelligence Script

Operating systems

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

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