NCP file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ncp - Nikon Picture Control

The NCP data files are related to Nikon Capture NX. The NCP file is a Nikon Picture Control. A DSLR Picture Control file is a collection of image-editing directives.

Nikon Capture NX
Data files
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Nikon Picture Control related extensions:
FindinSite Database
SnagIt 2022 Capture File
Borland Reflex Database Help Data
Encryptafile Encrypted File
Nebula v2 Program File
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.ncp - SmartWare Communication Profile Data

The NCP data files are related to SmartWare. The NCP file is a SmartWare Communication Profile Data. SmartWare is a programming platform. SmartWare also includes a word processor, spreadsheet, and communication modules.

Data files
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SmartWare Communication Profile Data related extensions:
SmartWare Executable Program
SmartWare Word Processor Backup Data
SmartWare Backup Definition Data
SmartWare Backup Query Definition
SmartWare Backup Report Definition
SmartWare Sort Definition Backup

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

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

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

bcp, cnp, cp, gcp, hcp, jcp, mcp, nc, ncl, nco, ndp, nfp, np, npc, nsp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems 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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